Pokémon Platinum sells 1 million in three days

DP update fastest-selling DS game ever
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  • Wednesday, September 17, 2008
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Pokémon Platinum has become the fastest-selling Nintendo DS game ever, selling approximately 1 million copies in Japan in the three days following its release on Saturday.

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The Pokémon Company said the figures came from Media Create, and full figures will be available later this week.

Famitsu released its own numbers through its parent company, Enterbrain, who said Platinum sold 967,675 copies in its first two days. IGN reported that Pokémon Diamond and Pearl have sold 5,571,456 copies so far.

Release dates outside of Japan have not yet been announced.