Mario Kart 8 has sold an outstanding 4.77 million units worldwide since its’ release in May 2014. Nintendo announced the good news in their latest earning report. So much for selling 1.99 million units by March of 2015 huh Polygon?
Nintendo is selling a lot of software across the 3DS and Wii U. The Big N has announced that Wii U software sales are at 52.87 million, while 3DS software sales are at 215.96 million.
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS is well on its way to crushing Smash Bros. Brawls lifetime sales. Nintendo has announced that Smash Bros. 4 has sold 6.19 million units on 3DS, while the Wii U version has sold 3.39 million units worldwide. Brawl has sold around 12 million units lifetime to date. Via: GoNintendo
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire have put up massive numbers with barely two months on the market. Nintendo has announced that the game has sold 9.35 million units worldwide. Pokemon X & Y is sitting near 14 million, so it seems Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire will surpass it at some point. Via: GoNintendo
Nintendo’s full financial reports are in. The Big N has made quite the comeback considering where things were last year.
Nintendo’s has announced their full Q3 financial results, and things are looking good from the hardware point. Wii U sales are at 9.2 Million worldwide. 3DS Sales are at 50.41 million. There is a lot more to cover so look forward to more posts.
I’m really hyped for Persona 5 on PS4, despite knowing nothing about the game!
Source: PE Nintendo
Nintendo has announced that Splatoon will be playable at APEX 2015! APEX is the premiere tournament for Smash Bros. players and Nintendo is coming there with what they hope is the next great competitive game.
Cut Content in Smash Bros. Wii U?! Dr. Mario & Swapnote Stages, Rhythm Heaven Fighter – GameXplain Discussion
We discuss the discovery of some cut content in Super Smash Bros. Wii U, including possible Dr. Mario & Swapnote stages, Rhythm Heaven character (Chorus Kids?), the return of the Electroplankton stage Hanenbow, and more! This all stems from someone who discovered some unused files in the game’s data.
Armada’s Peach NEVER fails to impress, watch him go to work in the BEAST 5 Smash Bros. Melee finals.
GameStop will be hosting a demo day for users to play the New Nintendo 3DS XL. You can check out participating stores here.
Check out these direct feed screenshots of Pokken Tournament. They look really good.
Via: Nintendo Everything
One of Koei Tecmo’s goals with Hyrule Warriors was to sell 1 million units worldwide. And with this latest news, it seems the game will reach that number in 2015. The publisher has announced that “shipments” for Hyrule Warriors have hit 1 million units globally. KT released some new wallpapers to celebrate the occasion.
Sonic Stadium has revealed more details on why the patch for Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric was so big. There has also been an update to one of the cutscenes.
“First, I apologize for the delay in getting this review out to those who were waiting for it! Second, and more importantly, does this game help scratch my itch in waiting for Zelda on the Wii U?”
Check out these new combat videos for The Legend of Legacy on the 3DS. I really want this game on 3DS!
Metacritic has published its annual game publisher rankings today, and it shows that Nintendo took the top spot in 2014. The Big N had an average Metascore of (76.5%). This beats the ranking they had in 2013, where they were ranked fourth. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U has Nintendo best release with a 91%, while Bravely Default was the best original title with an 85% score. Nintendo would have had a better score if they didn’t release Chibi-Robo: Photo Finder, that game got a 49% ranking. Get the full report over at Metacritic. Via: Nintendo Everything.
I’m in the LAB with MARIO in Smash Bros. Wii U!
Source: PE Nintendo
“Who’s Next? Why its Reptile!! Here the 1st of 2 of NEW reveal trailers this week. Reptile returns facing off against Kung Lao & its freaking awesome!! He joins the roster along with Sub-Zero, Scorpion, Raiden, Kano, Quan Chi, Goro, Kung Lao, Kitana, Cassie Cage, d’Vorah, Kotal Kahn & Ferra Torr.”