Mario Kart 8 Deluxe flies off the starting grid

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe flies off the starting grid

May 2, 2017

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has had a great launch in the UK and the US according to both Nintendo and Chart-Track, with the Nintendo Switch game being the first Nintendo-published title to reach the top of the UK sales charts since Pokémon White on the DS way back in 2011. The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe launch also came alongside another shipment of Nintendo Switch...

Nintendo Switch sales joy

Nintendo Switch sales joy

Mar 8, 2017

Nintendo’s latest console, the Switch, has had promising start to its life, with its first weekend on sale – as reported at gamesindustry.biz – garnering more units sold than any other Nintendo console in history, including the hugely successful Wii (in the EU and US at least). Nintendo also revealed that the new Legend of Zelda: Breath of...

Starcraft II sells 3 million

Starcraft II sells 3 million

Sep 1, 2010

Real time strategy behemoth Starcraft II has sold 3 million copies worldwide in its first month of release. That’s a lot of zerg rushes. Blizzard claims that the game is the bestselling PC game of 2010 and the fastest selling RTS of all time. With 3 million sales and plenty of rave reviews; it’s hard to dispute that. “We appreciate all the enthusiasm...

Nintendo DS sells 10 million units in the UK

Nintendo DS sells 10 million units in the UK

Dec 11, 2009

More figures from Nintendo’s favourite music, video and software performance and tracking company, GfK Chart-Track, reveal that the DS has sold 10 million units in the UK, bringing Nintendo even closer to world domination. By these figures it is suggested that one in six people in the UK now own a DS since its release in March 2005. Nintendo is understandably...

Wii is fastest selling UK console

Nintendo’s attempts to take over the world through the medium of games is becoming more of a reality, as the big N has managed to shift six million Wii consoles in the UK in under three years. The UK’s leading independent music, video and software performance and sales tracking company, Chart Track-GfK, released the impressive figures today, which makes the...