Nintendo Co. Ltd. this week recorded a profit in the fourth quarter due to strong Nintendo 3DS handheld titles and amiibo figure sales.

For the fiscal year ending Mar. 31, the company held revenue of $350 million and an operating profit of $250 million.

The company cited strong sales of Nintendo 3DS software including Pokemon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire and Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo 3DS handhelds sold 8.73 million units, a decline from 12.24 million the year prior. 3DS hardware has sold 52 million units to date.

The Wii U sold 3.38 million units, an increase from 2.72 million units the year prior. Wii U sales total at 9.54 million units.

Finally, amiibos have sold 3.5 million units to date. The company said it will increase stock of in-demand characters at retail.

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