Nintendo 3DS Sells 5 Million Units in US

Nintendo sold more than 400,000 total hardware units in June and saw double-digit growth across each of its product lines compared to May
Nintendo sent out a press release announcing that Nintendo 3DS, which lets users see 3D images without the need for special glasses, has now sold 5 million units in the United States, according to the NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the United States. In related news, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D became the third Nintendo 3DS title to sell more than 1 million units, joining Super Mario 3D Land (2.1 million units sold life to date) and Mario Kart 7 (1.75 million units sold life to date). Also, for the month, two of the top five and nine of the top 25 best-selling software SKUs play on Nintendo platforms, and, for the second month in a row, Nintendo held a 75 percent market share for portable hardware in the United States.

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