Fire Emblem Awakening first month sales were 180,000, eShop downloads hit 63,000

Friday, 15 March 2013 16:41 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Fire Emblem Awakening sold 180,000 units at North American retail, Nintendo has confirmed to Joystiq, making it the best first month sales in the history of the franchise. NoA also told the site that eShop sales were 63,000 units, which made up 35% of total sales. The last entry in the series, Shadow Dragon, has moved over 250,000 units in North America to date.