Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS held as the top hardware Japan in weekly retail data from the region.
Media Create Co. this week said the Nintendo 3DS sold 75,124 units between Jan. 21 and Jan. 27 to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the week.
The hardware sold 81,855 the week prior.
The 3DS ranked two titles in the top 10 including Animal Crossing: New Leaf at No. 2 and New Super Mario Bros. 2 at No. 10.
Nintendo in Jan. cut sales projections for the Nintendo 3DS to 15 million units from 17.5 million units. It has sold 29.84 million 3DS units to date.
The company posted a profit of $160 million for the first nine months to Dec. By comparison the company recorded a $531 million loss the year prior. It reported revenue of $5.9 billion, down from $6.1 billion the year prior. Finally, the company’s operating loss narrowed to $64.4 million from $180.4 million one year prior.