October was 3DS’s Biggest Software Month of the Year Thanks to Pokémon

on November 15, 2013 7:06 AM

October marked the most game sales for the entire year on the 3DS, most of them purchases of Pokémon X or Y, Nintendo has said.

Added together, Pokémon sales totaled more than 1.7 million in the US alone.

The cornerstone franchise also contributed massively to sales of 3DSs, with Nintendo reporting that hardware sales almost doubled since September