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How Much Have New Super Mario Bros. 2 And Pokemon Black/White 2 Sold?


Nintendo released worldwide sales figures for New Super Mario Bros. 2 today, as part of their earnings report for the first half of the ongoing fiscal year. To date, the Nintendo 3DS platformer has sold 3.25 million copies.


That figure takes download sales into account as well, Nintendo report. Japan accounts for 1.31 million of the total figure, while the overseas market accounts for 1.95 million copies.


Additionally, Nintendo also provided sales for Pokémon Black/White 2. That game has sold 4.26 million copies world. Since the game has been out longer in Japan, it has sold 2.84 million copies in that region thus far, while overseas sales are at 1.42 million copies.

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.