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

Media Create Co. this month reported that the Wii U sold 7,088 units between Jan. 19 to Jan. 25 to rank at No. 5 in overall sales.

It sold 8,894 units the week prior.

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse ranked as the No. 3 best-selling software for the week selling 32,137 units at launch.

In the third quarter, Nintendo held an operating income of $270 million on revenue of $2.3 billion.

The Wii U console sold 1.91 million units in the three months ended Dec. 31. By comparison, it sold 1.95 million Wii U units the year prior.

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