Nintendo Co. this week said it will sell a new Wii U 32GB Deluxe Set White SKU in Japan July 13.

The 32GB Deluxe Set White SKU will sell at 31,500 yen ($311 US).

The company will concurrently sell the 8GB Basic Set White SKU in the region.

In addition, Nintendo will sell a larger battery pack for the Wii U GamePad. The 2,550mAh battery pack will hold a five to eight hour charge, increased from the prior 1,500mAh battery with a three to five hour charge. It will sell July 25 at 3,150 yen ($35 US).

An official Wii Remote Plus Battery Pack with charger will be sold July 13 at 2,625 yen ($26 US).

Finally, a Nintendo Land Wii Remote Plus Bundle will be sold July 13 at 5,985 yen ($59).

Nintendo sold 3.45 million Wii U consoles by Mar., lower than the four million target forecast. It expects the Wii U to sell nine million units by the next fiscal year and 38 million Wii U software units due to a strong second-half lineup.

Nintendo will release new franchise titles to drive Wii U sales, including a new Mario 3D title, Mario Kart, Mario Party, and The Legend of Zelda The Wind Waker remake.

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