January 12, 2006
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Nintendogs Packs the Doghouse With Year-End Awards
In 2005 Nintendogs(TM) established itself as an unforgettable pop-culture phenomenon. The revolutionary puppy trainer program ended 2005 among the top video games of the year. Highlighted in publications like The New York Times, USA Today, Time magazine and Parade, Nintendogs continues to prove its appeal to gamers and people of all ages. Continuing its ground-breaking excellence in 2006, Nintendogs also won a "2006 Innovation Award" from PC World.
The title was the recipient of a number of awards and was featured on year-end gift lists that included:
PC World: Nintendogs wins a "2006 Innovation Award"
Associated Press: Nintendogs is a "Best Game of 2005"
BusinessWeek: Nintendogs featured on "Best Products" list
Entertainment Weekly: Nintendogs highlighted on "The Must List"
Chicago Sun Times: Nintendogs is on the "Game Of The Year" list
FamilyFun.com: Nintendogs is No. 1 in the "Annual Video Game Toy Test"
These accolades along with numerous others bolstered Nintendogs' status as a "must-have" video game from Nintendo. Nintendogs has surpassed sales of 1.5 million units since its U.S. launch in August. For more information about Nintendogs, visit www.nintendo.com