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Layton's Unwound Future and Kirby's Epic Yarn join Nintendo's Million-Seller Club

Joystiq writes: "In a supplemental document to Nintendo's latest quarterly earnings report, the company noted its million-sellers during the past three fiscal quarters (April–Dec. 2010), with Professor Layton and pink power-puff Kirby standing out from the games featuring keywords: Mario, Pokémon and Wii. Through the end of 2010, DS puzzler Professor Layton and the Unwound Futurehad reached global sales of 1.9 million units since its September 12 debut, while Dragon Quest IXjust squeezed into the million-seller club with 1.02 million copies sold."

"The Wii-llion seller list for the nine-month period featured several Mario and Wii [Fill in Blank]games, but Donkey Kong Country Returnswas also a popular pick, moving a bananas 4.21 million units since its late-November release. Additionally, Kirby's Epic Yarnmanaged to stitch up sales of 1.4 million units in two and a half months at retail.Sitting on top of DS and Wii million-sellers for the period were Pokemon Black/White...

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eagle212398d ago

Great games...and shout out to DK 4.21 million and SMG2 at 6.2 million! :)

Theyellowflash302397d ago

Yeah Im really happy about DK at 4.21 million. This is Retro's most commercially successful game they have made for Nintendo which ensures that we will probably see another Retro project at E3.

HolyOrangeCows2397d ago

Games published by Nintendo.....reaching 1+ million sales?! WAHT?!
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Raven_Nomad2397d ago

Nice! I have SMG2 and DK! Both are fantastic games. Worth picking up for certain.