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==Reception==
Gaming magazine {{wp|Famitsu}} gave Pokémon Sun and Moon a score of 38 out of 40. {{wp|IGN}} rated the games an "Amazing" 9.0/10,<ref>[http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/11/15/pokemon-sun-and-moon-review Pokémon Sun and Moon Review - IGN]</ref>, noting that the games "switch up the formula to create an engaging adventure"." Pokémon Sun and Moon hold a rating of 87.94%<ref>[http://www.gamerankings.com/3ds/187276-pokemon-sun/index.html Pokémon Sun for 3DS - GameRankings]</ref> and 87.74%,<ref>[http://www.gamerankings.com/3ds/187277-pokemon-moon/index.html Pokémon Moon for 3DS - GameRankings]</ref>, respectively, on {{wp|GameRankings}}.
 
===Sales===
Within the first two weeks of release for Sun and Moon, over 7.5 million copies were sold in Japan, North America, and Europe.<ref>[http://www.mcvuk.com/news/read/pok-mon-holds-top-spot-in-busy-week-in-japan/0176092 Pokémon Sun and Moon hit 2.3m units in Japan - MCV]</ref> In North America and Australia, they set a record for being the fastest-selling Nintendo games there, selling 3.7 million and 240 thousand copies, respectively, in the first two weeks.<ref>[http://www.nintendo.com/whatsnew/detail/pokemon-sun-and-pokemon-moon-fastest-selling-game-in-nintendo-history Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon become fastest-selling games in Nintendo history in the Americas - Nintendo Official Site]</ref><ref>[http://www.vooks.net/pokemon-sun-moon-become-fastest-selling-nintendo-games-australia-ever/ Pokémon Sun and Moon become fastest selling Nintendo games in Australia ever - Vooks]</ref> They also set a similar record in Europe and the UK, selling 1.5 million and 368 thousand copies, respectively, in the first week.<ref>[http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-11-28-pokemon-sun-and-moon-are-nintendos-biggest-uk-launch Pokémon Sun and Moon are Nintendo's biggest UK launch of all time - Eurogamer.net]</ref> In the fiscal year of their release, they sold 15.44 million units.<ref>[https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2017/170427_6e.pdf#page=5 Nintendo Co., Ltd. - Earnings Release for Fiscal Year Ended March 2017]</ref> As of DecemberMarch 31, 20172018, Pokémon Sun and Moon have sold 16.0510 million copies worldwide.<ref>[https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/en/finance/software/3ds.html Top Selling Title Sales Units - Nintendo 3DS Software]</ref>
 
====Japanese sales====
Pokémon Sun and Moon sold 1,893,387 units on their first week on the Japanese market.,<ref>[http://gematsu.com/2016/11/media-create-sales-111416-112016 Media Create Sales: 11/14/16 – 11/20/16 - Gematsu]</ref> being approximately 808,000 from Pokémon Sun, 783,000 from Pokémon Moon, and 302,758 from the Double Pack. By August 27, 2017, the end of their 41st week, they had sold 3,317,852 copies, not counting the Double Pack.
 
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Pokémon Sol logo.png|Spanish Sun logo
Pokémon Luna logo.png|Spanish Moon logo
Sun icon.png|Sun Home Menu icon
Moon icon.png|Moon Home Menu icon
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