Reviews were mixed. Critics praised the upcoming selection of games, but criticized the dated hardware and the unoriginality. The company Ninesoft (known for buying abandoned games) have named it as one of the worst consoles of all time.
When it was available for preordering, there was a total of 1.5 million preorders. However, since release only 4 million Devil System 64s have been sold, including preorders. Plans to discontinue the Devil System 64 are in consideration. If it is discontinued, then Deviltendo will hire two more people, whose names are unknown.