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Nintendo Targets Japan Sales of 5 Million 3DS Units in 2013

Nintendo Co. (7974), the world’s largest maker of video game machines, is targeting sales of more than 5 million of its 3DS handheld console units in Japan this year.

President Satoru Iwata gave the sales target at a Capcom Co. (9697) event in Tokyo today, adding the company sold more than 5.5 million units last year. Nintendo, which has forecast global 3DS sales of 18 million this fiscal year, up from 13.95 million last year, plans to introduce a series of titles after Capcom’s “Monster Hunter 4,” he said. The game is slated for release in Japan Sept. 14.

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ritsuka6661573d ago (Edited 1573d ago )

3DS will surpass this numbers easily.

Capcom’s “Monster Hunter 4,” he said. The game is slated for release in Japan Sept. 14'

This game will be megaton.

RicardJulianti1573d ago

Definitely.

What's crazy is that Pokemon will make MH4 sales look like crap in comparison, haha.