3DS will soon pass N64 LTD

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2 years ago#1
Obviously DS and Wii probably did this pretty fast as well, but it's still worth noting. Needs about 500k to get there, it should be official by September (if it's not already).

In about two and a half years the 3DS will have passed a console that was on the market for 5 years before a successor. Japan is a big factor in this obviously, with more than a third of the LTD being there so far. 3DS has already more than doubled N64's Japan LTD.

Next up, SNES. It will be a long road but 3DS should surpass it depending on Nintendo's first party support. Pokemon/Monster Hunter/Zelda/Mario Party should increase sales quite a bit this year.
2 years ago#2
Not surprising. Japan loves their portables after all.
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2 years ago#3
MilesTeg420 posted...
Next up, SNES. It will be a long road but 3DS should surpass it depending on Nintendo's first party support. Pokemon/Monster Hunter/Zelda/Mario Party should increase sales quite a bit this year.

Is Mario Party really going to contribute all that much, though?
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2 years ago#4
sumostickfigure posted...
MilesTeg420 posted...
Next up, SNES. It will be a long road but 3DS should surpass it depending on Nintendo's first party support. Pokemon/Monster Hunter/Zelda/Mario Party should increase sales quite a bit this year.

Is Mario Party really going to contribute all that much, though?


Mario Party usually does pretty good. It's dropping in November with ALBW and nothing in December, so it should do well. At the very least it's another multi-million selling brand to add to a consumer's purhasing decision.
2 years ago#5
Let's not forget the millions of units Smash Bros is going to move when it finally hits.
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2 years ago#6
Still doooomed. Look at all those "o's".
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2 years ago#7
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2 years ago#8
MilesTeg420 posted...
Obviously DS and Wii probably did this pretty fast as well, but it's still worth noting. Needs about 500k to get there, it should be official by September (if it's not already).

In about two and a half years the 3DS will have passed a console that was on the market for 5 years before a successor. Japan is a big factor in this obviously, with more than a third of the LTD being there so far. 3DS has already more than doubled N64's Japan LTD.

Next up, SNES. It will be a long road but 3DS should surpass it depending on Nintendo's first party support. Pokemon/Monster Hunter/Zelda/Mario Party should increase sales quite a bit this year.


If i hear another word about mario or zelda or pokeman i will throw up
2 years ago#9
QUIK posted...
MilesTeg420 posted...
Obviously DS and Wii probably did this pretty fast as well, but it's still worth noting. Needs about 500k to get there, it should be official by September (if it's not already).

In about two and a half years the 3DS will have passed a console that was on the market for 5 years before a successor. Japan is a big factor in this obviously, with more than a third of the LTD being there so far. 3DS has already more than doubled N64's Japan LTD.

Next up, SNES. It will be a long road but 3DS should surpass it depending on Nintendo's first party support. Pokemon/Monster Hunter/Zelda/Mario Party should increase sales quite a bit this year.


If i hear another word about mario or zelda or pokeman i will throw up


here's an idea - get a vita.
2 years ago#10
3DS will probably end at around....dunno, ~80 mil+ LTD
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