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

Friday, 15th 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.



  1. Francis O

    Such a good game, I mean really good. Anybody who has a 3DS needs to have this game.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Dragon246

    Great sales! Shows great Japanese games still sell well.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Clupula

    @2 – Sony fanboy! Where’s your tattoo?!?

    Hehe…figured I’d say it first. Gentlemen, carry on.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Dragon246


    Btw, I will play Nier in 3 months. The story better be good, or my lawyers will have something to say to you :P

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Clupula

    Oh, it’s great, and it gets even more depressing when you do New Game+

    #5 2 years ago

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