Super Smash Bros. for 3DS was expelled reduction than a month ago, though a diversion has already sole over 1.2 million copies both physically and digitally. The diversion joins 9 others in a Nintendo catalog that have upheld 1 million copies on a 3DS.

  1. Mario Kart 7 — 3.62 million
  2. Super Mario 3D Land — 3.34 million
  3. New Super Mario Bros. 2 — 2.33 million
  4. Pokemon X — 2.11 million
  5. Pokemon Y — 2.03 million
  6. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D — 1.41 million
  7. Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon — 1.36 million
  8. Animal Crossing: New Leaf — 1.42 million
  9. Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS — 1.20 million
  10. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds — 1.06 million

Nintendo adds that in October, Smash Bros. sole 485,000 copies, and that it’s “the best-selling handheld pretension so distant in 2014.” However, Nintendo records that Smash will face unbending foe to reason onto that pretension come Nov with a recover of Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire.

The Wii U is shutting out on a clever year as good with a 47% boost in hardware sales and an 84% percent boost in program sales over final year during a same period. And a tentative recover of Smash for a home console will expected usually boost that footprint.

Of course, a lot some-more people possess a 3DS than a Wii U, though a recognition of a array and a clever opening on 3DS is a clever predictor for stability Wii U expansion by a holidays. After all, Smash Bros. usually came out on one complement final month, 3DS, though it was still the series dual offered diversion altogether in a US.

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