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Animal Crossing: New Leaf Sells Over 7 Million


During their recent financial results briefing for the third quarter of their ongoing fiscal year, Nintendo shared lifetime sales of a number of popular Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games. These are worldwide sales figures and you can view them below:


Nintendo 3DS:

  • Pokémon X/Pokémon Y – 11.16 million
  • Mario Kart 7 – 9.35 million
  • New Super Mario Bros. 2 – 7.63 million
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf – 7.38 million
  • Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon – 3.79 million
  • Mario & Luigi: Dream Team – 2 million
  • Tomodachi Collection – 1.82 million
  • Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D – 1.43 million
  • LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins – 1.11 million


Wii U:

  • New Super Mario Bros. U – 3.89 million
  • Super Mario 3D World – 1.94 million
  • New Super Luigi U – 1.51 million
  • Wii Party U – 1.24 million
  • The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD – 1.15 million


Note that all sales figures include hardware bundles and download sales.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.