5 Milllion In Europe

Nintendo announced today that the DS Lite has sold over 200,000 units in the first ten days of release making the total number of Nintendo DS consoles sold in Europe top five million.

“Nintendo DS has introduced thousands of new people to gaming and will continue to expand the gaming population due to its ability to appeal to both gamers and non-gamers. During Nintendo DS Lite launch weekend, retailers across Europe said that they had never seen such a vast array of different people buying the product, everyone from business men to young women to grandfathers!” said Laurent Fischer, European Marketing Director, Nintendo of Europe.