Tag Archives: 20 million
Tue, Jan 05, 2010 | 14:24 GMT
Nintendo just claimed DS is the best ever selling console in Europe, with 40 million units moved.
Wii has now passed the 20 million console mark in the territory, the company said.
Fri, Jun 12, 2009 | 08:15 BST
Nintendo confirmed that Wii has now sold more than 20 million units in the US last night, speaking in response to May’s NPD figures.
The machine has reached the “major milestone” after 31 months in the American market.
The firm also split out DSi and DS sales in its statement, revealing that of the 633,000 DS systems sold in the US last month, 390,000 were for the newly-released revamp.
Get the full hardware figures here. Press release after the break.
Thu, May 28, 2009 | 15:49 BST
Microsoft has confirmed the 30 million global unit milestone for Xbox 360.
The company also said today that more than 20 million people are now actively using Xbox Live.
“We’ve always been confident that Xbox 360 offers more entertainment value than any other console on the market, and these latest numbers show that consumers agree,” said Microsoft entrtainment boss, Don Mattrick.
“We expect our growth to continue to accelerate. Our news at E3 next week will underscore our commitment to bringing blockbuster entertainment experiences to everyone and to growing the Xbox entertainment brand globally.”
Press release after the break.