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4 Million Nintendo DS Systems Sold in France

by Carmine Red - December 19, 2007, 10:58 pm PST
Total comments: 4 Source: Jeuxvideo.fr

Today: France. Tomorrow: le monde!

The Nintendo DS continues to post impressive sales worldwide, and now the handheld video game player has surpassed four million units sold in France alone since it was released there in March 2005.

Stephan Bole, general director of Nintendo France, attributed the tremendous DS sales to users of all ages, including gamers over 40 years of age, females, and people who traditionally hadn't spent time with video games before.

Bole went on to put Nintendo's sales in perspective by pointing out that "the sales numbers for all Nintendo consoles, software, and accessories (all manufacturers included) in France are almost 50% of the sector and are up 149% year over year."

Thanks to Stumpokapow from NeoGAF for the translation.

Talkback

I happen to be really proud of that byline/abstract/subtitle.

ShyGuyDecember 19, 2007

That was decent. Props!

IceColdDecember 19, 2007

But the DS has already taken over the world face-icon-small-wink.gif

NinGurl69 *hugglesDecember 19, 2007

lol freedom dip

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