Nintendo just announced that the Nintendo 3DS will be launching on the 26th of February, 2011 in Japan. But they've also announced their sales expectations for their latest handheld console.
Speaking to investors, Nintendo stated that they expect to sell approximately 4 million consoles between the launch date at the end of its fiscal year (31st of March, 2011). They also expect to sell around 15 million games on the system.
Despite this, Nintendo have also cut their profit projections in half for the fiscal period.
Source: Edge Online