Pokemon X/Y has been on store shelves for nearly 1 week so it might be a good time to see how just well it’s selling so far. Nintendo have gone into chest thumping mode and for good reason. Nintendo are declaring that sales have topped over 4 million units of Pokemon X/Y since launch.
This figure is taking into account Europe, the Americas and of course, Japan from October 12 through to October 13. As a basis of comparison, here’s how other Pokemon releases have sold since launching in 2002.
|Title||Platform||Total Global Sales|
|Pokémon Diamond and Pokémon Pearl||Nintendo DS||17.63 Million|
|Pokémon Ruby and Pokémon Sapphire||Game Boy Advance||16.22 Million|
|Pokémon Black and Pokémon White||Nintendo DS||15.42 Million|
|Pokémon HeartGold and Pokémon SoulSilver||Nintendo DS||12.67 Million|
|Pokémon FireRed and Pokémon LeafGreen||Game Boy Advance||12 Million|