Gamecube on a triumphal march through Germany
Nintendo's new console is a hit. At least according to the company. Accordingly, the Gamecube is said to have wandered over the counter 20,000 times by the afternoon of the first day of sales. By the time the store closed on the following Saturday, a total of 50,000 game cubes are said to have been sold.
A Nintendo employee announced that, following the previous successes in Japan and the USA, a great success was expected in this country current situation would look much better than expected. If this trend continues, this could be the most successful launch of a game console in Germany. Accessories and games were also popular. According to another statement by Nintendo, three of the 21 launch titles have a good chance of making it into the video game charts, because 'Luigi's Mansion', 'Waverace Blue Storm' and 'Rogue Squadron 2' were extremely popular at the launch.