It was no wonder that the latest addition to one of gaming’s longest running series, Super Mario Bros. will be successful. But no one knew just how successful it is. According to Japanese news service Nikkei’s report, New Super Mario Bros. Wii has sold nearly 10.5 million copies worldwide in just over two months.
The game has sold 4.5 million copies in North America, 3 million in Europe and over 3 million in Japan, making New Super Mario Bros. Wii one of the best selling games of 2009. Not only that, but Nikkei has also crowned New Super Mario. Bros with the title of ,,fastest game to reach 10 million copies”.
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