Following the NPD Group's analysis of August's overall sales data
comes a handful of extra statistics from Nintendo. When taking both physical and digital sales into account, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team
has sold "nearly" 190,000 units since its release on August 11. Meanwhile, Pikmin 3
has sold "more than" 115,000 since August 4, while New Super Luigi U
has sold "nearly" 120,000 units since refreshing the Year of Luigi on August 25.
Nintendo also updated on its year to date: More than 6.47 million pieces of 3DS software have been sold in 2013, with Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon
being the best-selling of the lot at 863,000 physical/digital copies. Animal Crossing: New Leaf
is a close second, however, having moved 739,000 units in three fewer months on the market.