European Nintendo Wii Sales Numbers Released

Posted: Jan 18 2007, 2:00am CST | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 12:47am CDT, in News | Gaming


European Nintendo Wii Sales Numbers Released
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Nintendo announced sales numbers for their Nintendo Wii consoles for the Holiday shopping season in Europe.

Nintendo already had great numbers to tell early December from the UK, where the company sold 50,000 Wii within 12 hours.
Over 700,000 Wii consoles were sold across Europe in December 2006. The UK gamers bought nearly 200,000 Wii consoles. Europeans bought 500,000 copies of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess sold in December.
The US Nintendo Wii sales numbers actually have been even more impressive as 86% of Wii buyers bought also Zelda. Sony announced shipment numbers (not sales numbers) of the Sony PS3 yesterday.
More details in this Nintendo press-release. More Nintendo Wii News. The Wii console is currently sold-out on Amazon UK, Amazon Germany has them in stock for 249 Euro.

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