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Nintendo 3DS Sees Four 2 Million Sellers In Five Months In Japan


    The Nintendo 3DS has become the first platform ever in Japan to see four different games selling over 2 million copies within a span of five months, Nintendo said today.


    The four games in question are :

    • Yo-kai Watch 2 (July 10th)
    • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (September 13th)
    • Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (October 11th)
    • Pokémon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire (November 21st)


    All four of those games have hit 2 million units sold in Japan as of December 7th, 2014.


    Nintendo also listed how many games have sold over 2 million copies in Japan on their recent platforms overall. Here’s what that list looks like:


    • Nintendo 3DS (10)
    • Nintendo DS (14)
    • Wii (8)
    • Game Boy Advance (2)
    Ishaan Sahdev
    Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and a contributing writer at 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.

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