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Nintendo has sold over 1 million copies of Mario Kart 8 in the US

Mario Kart 8 powerslides into the US market, selling over 1 million copies for the Wii U.

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Anthony Garreffa
Published Thu, Aug 14 2014 11:28 PM CDT   |   Updated Sat, Aug 8 2020 10:29 AM CDT

It looks like Mario Kart 8 is selling quite well, with over one million copies sold in the US alone. This makes it the second title on the Wii U to sell over one million copies in the US, with the other game being New Super Mario Bros. Wii U.

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Nintendo has said: "Mario Kart 8 continues to drive momentum for the Wii U platform", also claiming that hardware sales have increased by "nearly" 60% in the first seven months of this year, versus the same seven-month period of 2013.

NEWS SOURCE:joystiq.com

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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