Nintendo Dominates January With Sales

In the face of an economic recession, Nintendo just keep raking in the cash. According to the NPD, Nintendo Wii sales jumped by 148% at the same time in 2008 with 680,000 units sold. The Nintendo DS sales increased by 99% from 2008 with 510,000 units sold. Overall, Nintendo sales grew by $300 million in January. The other gaming companies as a whole lost $150 million combined.