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Pokémon X And Pokémon Y Sold 1.7 Million Copies In The U.S.


Following their release, Pokémon X and Pokémon Y sold a combined total of 1.7 million copies in the U.S. in October, Nintendo have announced. The two games were released on October 12th.


Meanwhile, thanks to the release of Pokémon, and the cheaper Nintendo 2DS model, the Nintendo 3DS sold 452,000 units in the U.S. last month, making it the best-selling console for the month once more.

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.