Nintendo DS Sales Top 23 Million Units24 Jul, 2006 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Nintendo of America Monday announced it had sold more than 21 million Nintendo DS (dual screen) portable video game systems since its launch Nov. 21, 2004.
Redmond, Wash.-based Nintendo said the tally equates to 23 DS systems sold worldwide every 60 seconds.
Nintendo, which also markets a DS Lite unit, currently offers more than 130 DS titles and 880 Game Boy Advance titles — all playable on the same device.
“We're thrilled to be announcing this milestone today,” said George Harrison, SVP of marketing and corporate communications.