Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS XL Black SKU ranked in the top three pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division this week due to strong demand.
This week, the Nintendo 3DS XL Black SKU ranked as the No. 3 best-selling pre-order product at BestBuy.com.
The Nintendo 3DS XL Black SKU will be sold Aug. 11 to coincide with the release of Mario & Luigi: Dream Team.
The hardware joins current market SKUs Blue, Red and Pink.
Nintendo in Apr. said the Nintendo 3DS has sold more than 20 million physical game units in the U.S. to date.
The company cited strong sales for new 3DS titles including Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, and Fire Emblem: Awakening.
New upcoming 3DS titles include Yoshi’s Island, Mario Party, The Legend of Zelda and Mario Golf.