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 13,598 units between Aug. 4 to Aug. 10 to rank at No. 3 in overall sales.

It sold 9,646 units the week prior.

Mario Kart 8 ranked as the No. 6 software title for the week selling 20,860 units for the week.

For the fiscal quarter ended June 30, Nintendo held a $97 million loss.

It sold 510,000 Wii U consoles in the quarter. The hardware has sold 6.68 million units in global territories to date.

The company maintains a forecast to sell 3.6 million Wii U units this fiscal year.

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