3DS sales surpassing Nintendo legacy platforms

#1VampiricDragon_Posted 11/28/2012 11:27:57 AM
Coming from Rich over at IGN...

In less than two years the Nintendo 3DS has surpassed lifetime sales of the GameCube, 2/3 of the N64 and nearly half of SNES. Interesting...
#2squatch22Posted 11/28/2012 11:31:06 AM
And ppl say Nintendo is doomed...
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#3MetalLokiPosted 11/28/2012 11:33:04 AM(edited)
Nintendoom?

Edit:I got ninja'd
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#4NnamzPosted 11/28/2012 11:38:16 AM
Doesn't matter. PSP failed and it has sold 75 million. Anything less than that is an uber failure.








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#5PiichiPosted 11/28/2012 11:43:25 AM
That's impressive; although, Nintendo handhelds have done well in general since the Game Boy. (Virtual Boy does not count, because it's classified as a "portable" console rather than a "handheld.")
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#6McMarblesPosted 11/28/2012 11:49:39 AM
Not iPhone so still doomed.
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#7moogle69Posted 11/28/2012 1:24:36 PM
Nnamz posted...
Doesn't matter. PSP failed and it has sold 75 million. Anything less than that is an uber failure.








sarcasm


ill be honest, i own a psp and love it to death but psp is a failure outside of japan, fact really.

those sales does not matter when people never took the platform seriously.
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#8Starwars4JPosted 11/28/2012 2:38:55 PM
Of course Nnamz has to bring Sony consoles up on a topic about Nintendo consoles on a Nintendo board.

Keep up that neutrality, buddy!
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#9Lelouch71Posted 11/28/2012 6:32:27 PM
It is funny too because it's about to surpass the PS3 in total Japanese sales. So much for Nintendoomed. It's even more hilarious to look back on all that trolling from a year ago.
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#10TheMisfit88Posted 11/28/2012 8:47:43 PM
Is that in Japan only? I'm still pretty curious about how its doing outside of Japan. Im sure its not doing badly over here but I remember hearing they werent satisfied with sales in the west
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