Nintendo Co. this month said sales for the Wii U hardware have increased compared to the year prior.
The company said Wii U sales have increased more than 20 percent compared to sales in the first three months of 2014.
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.
Nintendo will sell the Wii U Special Edition Splatoon Deluxe Set May 29.