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 6,807 units between Jan. 26 to Feb. 1 to rank at No. 5 in overall sales.

It sold 7,088 units the week prior.

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse ranked as the No. 8 best-selling software for the week. It has sold 45,005 units since launch in Jan.

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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