That didn’t take long. Nintendo have released sales figures for Mario Kart 8, reporting that the game has sold over 1.2 million copies across Japan, Europe and America in its opening weekend.


Additionally, Nintendo also provided total sales figures to date for every Mario Kart game released thus far. Here’s how that looks:


Super Mario Kart
Super Nintendo
8.76 million


Mario Kart 64
Nintendo 64
9.87 million


Mario Kart Advance
Game Boy Advance
5.91 million


Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Nintendo GameCube
6.88 million


Mario Kart DS
Nintendo DS
23.56 million


Mario Kart Wii
35.53 million


Mario Kart 7
Nintendo 3DS
9.62 million


Total Mario Kart series sales: 100.13 million as of March 31st, 2014.


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