Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Wii U hardware climbed in the latest weekly Japan retail data.
Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 12,047 units between Aug. 12 and Aug. 18 to rank at No. 4 in overall sales.
It sold 9,950 units the week prior.
The hardware ranked one title in the top 10, Pikmin 3 at No. 9 selling 10,956 units to total 165,660 units sold in Japan. The title ranked at No. 10 week prior.
The Wii sold 1,373 units in the same period.
For the three month period ending June 30, the company recorded a net profit of $87.93 million and revenue of $831 million.
The Wii U sold 160,000 hardware units and 1.03 million software units in the first quarter. It has sold 3.91 million units worldwide to date.
Nintendo maintains a forecast of nine million units sold by fiscal Mar. 2014.
New titles to be sold include Super Mario 3D World and The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD.