Pikmin has by no means been considered one of Nintendo’s main franchises by way of items bought, nevertheless it’s good to know that the newest entry – Pikmin Three Deluxe – has discovered a point of economic success in Japan.
Complete bodily gross sales of the sport – which is an replace of the Wii U unique – in Nintendo’s homeland now stand at 513,225 copies, which implies the Swap title has out-sold the unique GameCube Pikmin, which achieved 502,996 gross sales throughout its whole lifespan however was later re-issued on the Wii.
By the use of distinction, the unique Wii U model of Pikmin 3 solely managed to shift 232,313 items in Japan.
Here is how every Pikmin title has carried out by way of bodily gross sales in Japan:
1. [NSW] Pikmin Three Deluxe – 513,225
2. [NGC] Pikmin – 502,996
3. [NGC] Pikmin 2 – 483,027
4. [WII] New Play Management! Pikmin 2 – 237,064
5. [WIU] Pikmin 3 – 232,313
6. [WII] New Play Management! Pikmin – 170,866
7. [3DS] Hey! Pikmin – 157,007