Sales for Nintendo Co.’s Wii U hardware ranked third in Japan in the latest sales data for the region.

Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 8,658 units between July 7 to July 13 to rank at No. 3 in overall sales.

It sold 9,961 units the week prior.

Mario Kart 8 ranked as the No. 4 software title for the week selling 15,143 units for the week.

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 the 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.

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