Nintendo Co. this week deployed Wii U Software Update 5.0.0 to hardware owners.
The update offers a Quick Start Menu when users press the GamePad Power Button or Home Button to power the Wii U, GamePad Alert notifications, Wii U System Update auto download in Standby, Wii Menu changes, System Settings changes, Home Menu changes, and improvements to system stability and usability.
In the fourth quarter, Nintendo held a loss of 46.4 billion yen ($456 million).
The company sold 2.72 million Wii U consoles, below 2.8 million Jan. forecast and below the nine million units forecast one year prior. The hardware has shipped 6.17 million worldwide units to date.