Nintendo stated Super Mario Galaxy
sold a half million units during its first week in the US. According to George "packing up his office
" Harrison, Nintendo of America's senior vp of marketing, Super Mario Galaxy
has the strongest first week sales
of any Mario game ever.
The critical acclaim
would seem to say that Super Mario Galaxy
deserves all the sales it's getting. We also know that Galaxy sold 250k units
its first week in Japan. Oh Mario, you just know how to print money.