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==Reception==
Gaming magazine {{wp|Famitsu}} gave Pokémon Sun and Moon a score of 38 out of 40.<ref>[https://nintendoeverything.com/famitsu-review-scores-111516-pokemon-sunmoon/ Famitsu review scores (11/15/16) - Pokémon Sun/Moon - Nintendo Everything]</ref> {{wp|IGN}} rated the games an "Amazing" 9.0/10,<ref>[https://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>[https://www.gamerankings.com/3ds/187276-pokemon-sun/index.html Pokémon Sun for 3DS - GameRankings]</ref> and 87.74%,<ref>[https://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>[https://www.mcvuk.com/business/pokandeacutemon-sun-and-moon-hit-23m-units-in-japan 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>[https://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>[https://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>[https://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 SeptemberDecember 3031, 2018, Pokémon Sun and Moon have sold 16.1314 million copies worldwide.<ref>[https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/en/finance/software/3ds.html Top Selling Title Sales Units - Nintendo 3DS Software]</ref>
 
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