Target Corp. stores this week began offering a free copy of Nintendogs + Cats with the purchase of Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS handheld.
This week, customers who purchase any Nintendo 3DS SKU will receive a copy of Nintendogs + Cats at no additional cost.
The title typically sells separately at $39.99.
Nintendo in Mar. said the Nintendo 3DS sold 4.5 million units in its first year at U.S. retail.
By comparison, the Nintendo DS sold 2.3 million units in its first year at U.S. retail in 2004.
Sales of Nintendo 3DS hardware, software and accessories totaled $1.2 billion in the first year.
The company in Apr. said fiscal year sales of the Nintendo 3DS held at 13.5 million Nintendo 3DS handhelds, down from a target of 16 million.