The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Global Total as of 07th Feb 2015 (units): 2.41m
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Developer: Nintendo Genre: Action

Global First Ten Weeks (Units)

Week EndingWeekWeeklyChangeTotal
23rd November 20131438,509N/A438,509
30th November 20132271,605-38.1%710,114
07th December 20133162,645-40.1%872,759
14th December 20134210,28729.3%1,083,046
21st December 20135200,041-4.9%1,283,087
28th December 20136337,51868.7%1,620,605
04th January 20147120,257-64.4%1,740,862
11th January 2014855,534-53.8%1,796,396
18th January 2014940,850-26.4%1,837,246
25th January 20141031,944-21.8%1,869,190

Global Annual Summary (Units)

YearYearlyChangeTotal
20131,740,862N/A1,740,862
2014636,227-63.5%2,377,089
201532,989-94.8%2,410,078

Comments

DarkRPGamer007 (on 16 February 2015)
Some serious undertracking or high
digital
tuyiooo (on 06 February 2015)
Nintendo has this at 2.5 million as of
March 31, 2014, i´m sure this should be
at 3 or 3.5 million LTD sales at this
moment.
S.Peelman (on 16 January 2015)
@ TK14: Lol, as if I could feel you
replied to that post of mine months ago.
:-P

What you say is true though, A
Link Between Worlds has a lot going
against it. I had hoped for some kind of
'New Super Mario Bros.'-nostalgia
effect, but no joy.

I agree there
won't be a Zelda curse finally on WiiU,
would be a disaster if Zelda U wouldn't
break 1.5m :-| .
TK14 (on 16 January 2015)
S.Peelman, I think that has more to do
with Ocarina's legacy, it being a 3D
Zelda, and the vastly superior asthetic
of the game.

A Link Between Worlds
is a masterpiece. Unfortunately though,
its graphic style looks
cheap/lazy/uninspired, AND it's a 2D
Zelda game, so it seems like many
believed it wasn't worth their time
because "it's just a rehash of A Link
to the Past," which couldn't be
further from the truth. It's just too
bad Nintendo didn't have enough faith,
in the genius design and freshness of
the changes they made, to give this game
the art-style and graphics that would
better communicate its quality to the
mainstream and hardcore gaming market.


That being said, I can guarantee you
that the "Zelda curse" will NOT rear
its head on Wii U. There's no way in
hell the new open-world Zelda game for
Wii U fails to outsell The Wind Waker HD
just because WWHD came out first.
DanneSandin (on 27 October 2014)
Well well, like I said just a minute
ago:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Legend_
of_Zelda:_A_Link_Between_Worlds#Receptio
n 2.5m copies sold - as of March 2014.
I'm sure it's at 3m by now, or will be
at the end of this year. Digital sales
makes it pretty hard to estimate overall
sales...
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