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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 | Gaming News | Posted: Oct 29, 2016 12:38 pm

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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