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Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Sells 730,000 In U.S., Smash Bros. 3DS At 2.4 Million


The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D sold more than 184,000 copies in its second month in the U.S., Nintendo of America announced this afternoon. The the game has now sold over 730,000 units in the U.S. in total.


Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS has been trucking along as well, Nintendo said, selling 110,000 units in the month of March, bringing total U.S. sales to 2.4 million units. In comparison, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is now at 1.6 million units sold in the U.S.


Meanwhile, Mario Kart 8 has sold 1.9 million units in the U.S., while the recently launched Mario Party 10 (March 20th) sold 290,000 copies in its first two weeks.


Nintendo say that hardware sales of Nintendo 3DS increased by nearly 80% over the first three months of 2014. In the case of Wii U, hardware sales are up 20% over the same timeframe in 2014.


Note: All sales data includes retail and download copies sold.

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.