Nintendo Co. this week deployed Wii U Software Update 5.1.0 to hardware owners.
The update features Wii U to Wii U System Transfer functionality to transfer all software and data to another Wii U console.
In addition, users can navigate the Nintendo eShop with the Wii Remote, Wii U Pro Controller or Classic Controller.
Finally, the update offers improved 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.