It looks like things are on the up for Nintendo as Mario Kart 8, their latest entry into the Mario Kart series has just surpassed two million units sold, world wide. A lot of people must have been waiting for Mario Kart 8 as that’s almost a third of Wii U owners who now own a copy of Mario Kart 8.
Nintendo revealed the numbers during the company’s 74th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in Japan on Friday. Mario Kart 8 is the fastest selling Wii U title The title in the console’s history, reveals Nintendo, having sold more than 1.2 million copies worldwide since its release in May.
Since the launch of Mario Kart 8, Wii U sales have risen, and the game itself has received the “strongest review scores in franchise history.” So hopefully with what Nintendo have on their plate following their Digital E3 event, things could be on the up for the Japanese company.