3DS best-selling console in U.S. for fifth consecutive month

Wii U sales increased by 200 percent, reports Nintendo.

3DS was the best selling video game system in the U.S. for the fifth consecutive month, Nintendo has announced.

Sales of the 2DS model, launched alongside Pokemon X and Y on October 12, will be included in next month’s sales report.

Sales of Wii U hardware—which recently received a $50 price cut and a limited edition The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD bundle—increased over 200 percent in September over August, with only 15 days of data being reported at the new price.

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