Fiscal year hardware forecasts revise sales expectations.
For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2011, Nintendo's hardware forecasts for investors show that they expect to sell a total of around four million Nintendo 3DS consoles.
The predicted Nintendo DS console sales total 23.5 million systems, revised from the original 30 million forecast in previous reports. This includes sales of all DS and 3DS units. DS software sales are predicted to be 125 million units, with 15 million of those as 3DS software sales.
As for Wii, 17.5 million consoles and 165 million software units are expected to be sold before the financial year ends.
*Article amended due to an earlier misprint for 3DS software sales.