Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Wii U hardware dropped neared 2,500 units sold in new weekly Japan retail data.

Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 2,598 units between Oct. 21 and Oct. 27 to rank at No. 5 in overall sales.

It sold 2,999 units the week prior.

The Wii sold 742 units in the same period.

Nintendo sold 460,000 Wii U units between Mar. and Sept. 2013. It has sold 3.91 million units worldwide to date.

Wii U software sales totaled 19.71 million to date.

The company maintains a forecast of nine million Wii U hardware units sold by fiscal Mar. 2014.

Nintendo in Nov. began sale of the Wii U Deluxe Set with New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U at $299.99.

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