Nintendo Co. this week said Wii U hardware and software increased at U.S. retail in the month of Jan.
The company said Wii U hardware sales increased nearly 30 percent and software sales increased nearly 45 percent from the same period one year ago.
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.