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Pokemon Sun and Moon sold over 1.9M units within three days in Japan

Pokemon Sun and Moon sold gangbusters in Japan its first three days on the market.


According to Famitsu's estimated figures posted by Gematsu, a total of 1,905,107 units were sold.

Pokemon Sun and Moon where released on November 18 in the region, and the figures provided include sales of the Sun and Moon Double Pack and download cards. Digital sales are not included in the figures.

3DS hardware also saw a jump thanks to the game. For the week ending November 20, the 3DS family of systems moved 113,987 units compared to 29,981 the week prior.

Media Create releases sales figures every Wednesday, when those go live tomorrow, we'll have a more concrete sales figures.

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