Now that EarthBound is released...

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2 years ago#1
How many Wii U's do you guys think will sell this week? I bet that people will be buying a Wii U to play this game (again).
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2 years ago#2
Maybe double what the previous week sold, so still less than the Playstation Vita.
2 years ago#3
Personally, I think EB will move about 100k consoles this week.

Pikmin may sell 5,000 or so.
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2 years ago#4
DisgaeaNut posted...
Maybe double what the previous week sold, so still less than the Playstation Vita.


Wii U sales last week: 26,801
Vita sales last week: 42,713

26,801 * 2 = 53,602
53,602 > 42,713

Math! =D

That said, I don't expect this to move many systems. A copy of the original is still cheaper than a Wii U and the download...though only slightly.
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2 years ago#5
Enigma149 posted...
DisgaeaNut posted...
Maybe double what the previous week sold, so still less than the Playstation Vita.


Wii U sales last week: 26,801
Vita sales last week: 42,713

26,801 * 2 = 53,602
53,602 > 42,713

Math! =D

That said, I don't expect this to move many systems. A copy of the original is still cheaper than a Wii U and the download...though only slightly.

Not if you don't have a SNES. A SNES+a copy of EB costs moar than a Wii U+a digital copy of EB.
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2 years ago#6
I can't give an exact number, but I'm sure it definitely helps.
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2 years ago#7
How many people are spending $300 to play an SNES game that isnt very well known?
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2 years ago#8
I didn't even know it was coming out today until I came on here, so that's probably not a good sign for awareness.
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