Nintendo in July said the company held a Q1 net loss of $324 million. For the fiscal year ending Mar. 2012, it expects a profit of $257 million, down 82 percent from a prior forecast.
Wii sales fell to 1.56 million in the quarter, down from 3.04 million one year prior.
The Wii has sold 86 million units worldwide to date since launch in 2006.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword will be sold this Nov.