Shoppers bought the handheld console in record numbers in 2013, says Nintendo.
In addition, more than 16 million combined retail and digital 3DS games were sold in 2013, an increase of 45 per cent over 2012 game sales.
“Nintendo 3DS is a powerhouse with games and experiences that appeal to all kinds of players,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. “We’re not slowing down in 2014. With more games featuring fan-favorite franchises on the way, the best days of Nintendo 3DS are still to come.”
3DS sales include the Nintendo 3DS, 3DS XL and 2DS.
Source: Press release