Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Wii U hardware ranked fifth in Japan in the latest sales data for the region.
Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 5,710 units between Apr. 21 and Apr. 27 to rank at No. 5 in overall sales.
It sold 5,204 units the week prior.
Famicom Remix 1 + 2 ranked as the No. 6 best-selling software title for the week selling 11,079 units at launch.
Nintendo recorded a profit of $99 million in the third quarter.
The Wii U has sold 5.86 million hardware units and 29.37 software units to date. It sold 2.4 million Wii U units in the quarter.
The Nintendo 3DS has sold (to retailers) 42.74 million units and 152.29 software units to date.
The company forecasts a loss of $242 million for the fiscal year ending Mar. 31. In addition, it lowered Wii U annual sales to 2.8 million from nine million.