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29 November, 2018, 07:49 | Author: Bennie Parsons
  • Check out Best Buy's 2018 Cyber Monday Deals

Not just Pokemon, Super Mario Party hit a lifetime milestone of 1 million unit sold to become the fastest selling game in the Mario Party series and the fifth million-selling first-party Switch game in the United States alone.

“With the holiday season already in full force, we wanted to offer a deal on Nintendo Switch to help make holiday shopping a little easier for families, ” said Doug Bowser, Nintendo of Americas Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

And Super Mario Odyssey, which came out a year ago and has already sold 13 million copies to date, continues to climb back up, with a 25th place spot on the charts and a 110 percent increase in sales.

Meanwhile, the 3DS, NES Classic, and SNES Classic continue to generate a steady stream of cash for Nintendo.


The 3DS also chipped in with "strong" holiday sales, and the dedicated handheld now has an install base of 22 million consoles in the US alone. The Super NES Classic Edition has surpassed 2.5 million in lifetime sales while the NES Classic surpassed 2 million in lifetime sales.

It's shaping up to be a bountiful holiday season for Nintendo. Active until 8:59 a.m. PT on November 28, the promotion offers up to 50 percent off select digital games in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS.

The demand resulted in over $250 million in Nintendo products purchased by shoppers from Thanksgiving Through Cyber Monday, according to the company's internal sales figures.

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