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For the Love of Wii U

For the Love of Wii U

Why is the Wii U not selling well? In my opinion, it all comes back to a few things – poor marketing, bad name, pitiful third-party support, and bad press. Today, I would like to add one more to the list – store displays.

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Mario Kart 8 Sells More Than 1.2 Million Units Worldwide On First Weekend

Mario Kart 8 Sells More Than 1.2 Million Units Worldwide On First Weekend

Mario Kart 8 launched around the world just a few days ago (May 29 in Japan and May 30 in Europe and North America), and it has already sold 1.2 millions units, making it the fastest selling Wii U game so far…

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Wii U and 3DS Sales Increase Thanks to Donkey Kong and Bravely Default

Wii U and 3DS Sales Increase Thanks to Donkey Kong and Bravely Default

The Wii U and Nintendo 3DS sales numbers are increasing, thanks to software like Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and Bravely Default.

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Nintendo 3DS has Record-Setting Year in 2013

Nintendo 3DS has Record-Setting Year in 2013

Nintendo 3DS has passed 11.5 million units sold in the United States, but software is also flying off the shelves. Over 16 million packaged and digital games were sold in 2013 alone!

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Nintendo Hardware Sales Increase by 100 Percent, Nintendo 3DS Surpasses 10 Million

Nintendo Hardware Sales Increase by 100 Percent, Nintendo 3DS Surpasses 10 Million

It looks like Nintendo hardware sales are on the rise. Perhaps, they are not as high as they want them, but things have been getting better. More info is available below in the press release.

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Nintendo 3DS is Best-Selling Video Game Platform for Third Straight Month

Nintendo 3DS is Best-Selling Video Game Platform for Third Straight Month

Nintendo 3DS continued to build momentum in 2013 and finished as the best-selling video game system in the U.S. for the third consecutive month.

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Nintendo 3DS First-Party Software Sales Are Up 52 Percent in 2013

Nintendo 3DS First-Party Software Sales Are Up 52 Percent in 2013

On the eve of the next Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced that their 3DS first-party software sales are doing rather well. In fact, they are up 52% in 2013. They believe sales will remain strong throughout the year, due to a strong lineup. Check out the official press release for more info.

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More Than 20 Million Physical Copies of Nintendo 3DS Games Have Been Sold in the U.S.

More Than 20 Million Physical Copies of Nintendo 3DS Games Have Been Sold in the U.S.

Fueled by strong starts for Luigi’s Mansion™: Dark Moon and Pokémon™ Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, and the continued strength of Fire Emblem Awakening, Nintendo 3DS™ crossed 20 million total units of software sold at retail in the United States, according to the NPD Group.

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Wii U Hardware Sales Surpass Wii Sales by More Than $30 Million through First Six Weeks

Wii U Hardware Sales Surpass Wii Sales by More Than $30 Million through First Six Weeks

Nintendo has just released its U.S. sales numbers for the first six weeks of the Wii U lifecycle, and it looks like they have almost sold 890,000 units…

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Nintendo DS Crosses 50 Million Units Sold

Nintendo DS Crosses 50 Million Units Sold

The best-selling video game system in U.S. history reached another milestone in September: Lifetime sales of the Nintendo DS family of systems have surpassed 50 million units, according to the NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the United States.

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November 2010 NPD – Nintendo Tops the Charts

November 2010 NPD – Nintendo Tops the Charts

The November 2010 numbers are in, and Nintendo seems to be topping the charts yet again. Of the top 10 games, 7 are on a Nintendo console, and the Nintendo DS was the top selling console. TOP 10 GAMES: Call of Duty: Black Ops – 360, PS3,Wii, PC, DS – Activision Blizzard (8.4 million) Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood – 360, PS3 […]

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Nintendo Tops 2.7 Million Sold in November 2010

Nintendo Tops 2.7 Million Sold in November 2010

NINTENDO NEWS: NINTENDO SELLS MORE THAN 2.7 MILLION WII AND NINTENDO DS SYSTEMS IN NOVEMBER Dec. 9, 2010 Nintendo is still hot for the holidays. In November alone, eager holiday shoppers in the United States snapped up more than 2.7 million Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ systems. That equates to more than 1.2 million Wii systems and more than 1.5 million […]

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May Hardware Sales

May Hardware Sales

Well it looks like it was a rough month for consoles last month. With 4 of the 6 consoles going down in sales why should it not. I have written both may U.S. sales and april sales so you can compare. May: Wii: 289,500 Xbox 360: 175,000 Ds: 633,500 Ps3: 131,000 Ps2: 117,000 Psp- 100,400 April: Ds: 1,040,000 Wii: 340,000 […]

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Circuit City Out Of Business

Circuit City Out Of Business

Circuit City announced many closings in 2008, but on Jan. 16, 2009 the company announced that after 60 years the entire chain is going out of business. This means Circuit City will no longer be a source for buying video games, though there is a good possibility of sales on games and gaming equipment — with all sales final. Due […]

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