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 8,584 units between Aug. 19 to Aug. 25 to rank at No. 3 in overall sales.
It sold 8,985 units the week prior.
The Wii U ranked one title in the top 10, Mario Kart 8 at No. 8.
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.