Nintendo Financial Year 2008

Million-sellers on Wii rise from five to 26

In what is probably the most telling figure from Nintendo’s just-released full year financial statement, the company’s confirmed that there are now 26 games will over a million sales on Wii. The number has risen from five at the end of the last financial year, which finished on March 31 2007. Wii Fit, Super Smash […]

Nintendo Financial Year 2008 headlines

  • Million-sellers on DS rise from 30 to 57

    In Nintendo’s full year financial statement, the company has confirmed that, as of March 31, there are now 57 DS games with over 1 million sales. The figure has risen from 30 in the previous financial year. Pokemon Diamond and Pearl, Brain Age 1 and 2, Mario Party DS, Nintendogs, New Super Mario Bros. and […]

  • DS crests 70 million global sales, says Nintendo

    In its just-released full year financial statement, Nintendo’s confirmed that DS has now sold 70.6 million units globally, with 30.31 million of those sold in the 12 months to March 31. Pokemon Diamond and Pearl, Brain Age 1 and 2, Mario Party DS, Nintendogs, New Super Mario Bros. and Phantom Hourglass were named as Nintendo’s […]

  • Wii hits 24.45 million units to date

    In its 2008 financial year results, Nintendo’s confirmed that Wii has now sold 24.45 million units worldwide, and 18.61 million of those in the 12 months ending March 31. Wii Fit, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Wii Sports, Wii Play, Super Mario Galaxy and Mario Party 8 have been named as the biggest Wii hitter of […]

  • Nintendo announces net income of 257 billion yen for FY 08

    Nintendo just announced full-year financials, confirming a income figure after tax of 257 billion yen for the 12 months ending March 31, up 47.7 percent on the previous year. Net sales for the period were 1.67 trillion yen, up 73 percent year-on-year. Get all the figures, in English, here. The company has also made its […]