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Splatoon Sells Over 1 Million Worldwide



Worldwide sales of Splatoon have crossed 1 million units, Nintendo announced today. The colourful multiplayer shooter was released on May 28th in Japan, with a North American and European release following on May 29th.


Update: Nintendo say the game has sold 476,000 units sold in the Americas, over 368,000 in Japan, and more than 230,000 sold in Europe. That includes both retail and download sales.

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.