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Pokémon X And Y Reach 13.7 Million; Mario Kart 7 At 11.4 Million


Nintendo have shared life-to-date sales figures for some of their more popular Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games, as of December 31st, 2014. Here’s a look:


Nintendo 3DS game sales:

  • Pokémon X/Y – 13.70 million
  • Mario Kart 7 – 11.42 million
  • Pokémon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire – 9.35 million
  • New Super Mario Bros. 2 – 9.01 million
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf – 8.73 million
  • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS – 6.19 million
  • Tomodachi Life – 3.96 million
  • Kirby: Triple Deluxe – 1.70 million


Wii U game sales:

  • Mario Kart 8 – 4.77 million
  • Nintendo Land – 4.44 million
  • Super Mario 3D World – 3.79 million
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U – 3.39 million


Nintendo’s financial results briefing was supposed to take place today, but the company announced over Twitter that president Satoru Iwata has fallen ill (with influenza suspected to be the culprit) and that briefing has been postponed.

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.