The eighth entry within the Mario Kart sequence has lastly surpassed the gross sales of Mario Kart Wii within the US to be topped the “best-selling” racing recreation on this nation.
This info comes from NPD Group’s Mat Piscatella. In line with IGN, this contains the “mixed” gross sales of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and the unique Mario Kart 8 recreation on Wii U.
Mat additionally notes how the most recent entry within the Mario Kart sequence was within the best-sellers chart final month:
“US NPD SW – Mario Kart 8 positioned sixth on the March 2021 best-sellers chart. Mario Kart 8 is the best-selling racing style online game in U.S. historical past.”
Nintendo gross sales information (as of thirty first December 2020) reveals Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has shifted 33.41 million items worldwide and is the top-selling Change recreation. The Wii U unique, as of twentieth September 2020, has bought 8.45 million copies.
These gross sales mixed (41.86 million) clearly surpass Mario Kart Wii lifetime gross sales, however individually, the Wii recreation remains to be technically out in entrance globally – with 37.38 million items bought.
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