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Submitted by sknygy 301d ago | news

Japan - Mario Kart 8 Sells Over 500,000 In June

Gamers around the world were already aware that Nintendo had a hit on their hands with Mario Kart 8, but the final confirmed sales number for Japan have now coming in at just above 500,000! (Mario Kart 8, Wii U)

ritsuka666  +   301d ago
Great news!!! Mario Kart 8 is doing pretty good in the face of this in Japan

Hyrule Warriors and Bayonetta 2 is coming out soon in Japan for WII U. It is a very hyped game game that could really push units momentum in japan
randomass171  +   301d ago
Jeez... that's a lot of copies for that one region.
wonderfulmonkeyman  +   301d ago
A turbo boost off the starting line, as they say!
SuperBlunt  +   301d ago
Wii u is catching up quick. Thats what happens when you release a quality title and not over advertised garbage
CaptainN  +   301d ago
Good job Nintendo !!
DoggyBiscuit  +   301d ago
Great game I'm glad is doing well in japan
maniacmayhem  +   301d ago
Good Job Nintendo...now bring back the regular battle mode!
Visiblemarc  +   301d ago
Sick sales. Not unexpected, but awesome.
Geobros  +   301d ago
Impressive numbers for a racing/party game in Japan.
Ocsta  +   301d ago
Ninty FTW!

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