New Global Lifetime Sales For The Nintendo Wii And The Nintendo DS

Like numbers? Nintendo released oodles of numbers today, including lifetime and 2009 financial year Wii and DS hardware sales. Let's have a look.

Worldwide annual sales of the Nintendo Wii hovered close to 26 million units (25.95), and the total lifetime sales for the console have surpassed 50 million (50.39).

Global Nintendo DS system sales reached 31 million plus (31.18), bringing the lifetime total to over 100 million units (101.78). The DSi brought swift DS sales in Japan when it when on sale last fall. The console launched in other territories this past April.

For the fiscal year starting April 1, 2009, Nintendo is projecting sales of 26 million Wii units and 30 million DS units.