Worldwide Sales Figures For Popular Nintendo 3DS Games


It’s the time of the year when Nintendo provide updated worldwide sales figures for their top-selling games. We’ve got numbers for Ocarina of Time 3D, Pokémon Rumble Blast, Nintendogs + cats and Pokémon Black/White, among others.


The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D – 2.61 million (up 0.12 mil. from Dec.)

Pokémon: Rumble Blast – 1.08 million

Pokémon Black/White (DS) – 14.71 million

Mario Kart 7 – 5.24 million


Nintendogs + cats – 2.70 million

  • For comparison: the original Nintendogs – 23.89 million so far


Super Mario 3D Land – 5.84 million

  • For comparison: Super Mario Galaxy – 10.68 million so far


Nintendo 3DS – 17.13 million units (up from 15.03 mil. in Dec.)


Note: All sales figures are as of March 31st, 2012.

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.