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Mario Kart 8 tops charts with 8 million sale units

Mario Kart 8 is on top of Nintendo sales charts after launching 2 years ago

By Emma Tucker from Oct 29, 2016 @ 7:38 CDT

2014 saw the release of hit-racing game: Mario Kart 8 for Nintendo Wii U. Since that time the title has gone on to sell 8 million copies around the world.

Comparison against other Wii U games:

  • Super Smash Bros. - 4.99 million
  • Splatoon - 4.57 million
  • Super Mario Maker - 3.73 million
  • Super Mario Bros. U - 5.45 million

Whilst this is just a list of several titles compared against the 2014 game, it proves that the classic racing game is still a smash-hit amongst gamers, 2 years after its release.


For a complete list of unit sales, visit the Nintendo IR Informationwebsite for more details.


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