Sales for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 hardware remained low in the latest Japan retail figures.
Media Create Co. on Fri. reported that the Xbox 360 sold 1,145 units between Mar. 12 and Mar. 18 to rank No. 7 in overall sales.
By comparison, the hardware sold 1,290 units to rank at No. 6 the week prior.
EA Inc.’s Mass Effect 3 ranked at No. 23 upon release in the region.
Microsoft in Jan. said the Entertainment and Devices, which includes the Xbox business, held a 15 percent increase in second quarter earnings.
The division held revenue of $4.24 billion, a 15 percent increase from the year prior.
In the past fiscal year, 8.2 million Xbox 360 units were sold. The hardware has sold 66 million units worldwide to date.