Wii U gross sales in the UK jumped by greater than 685 % final week, a Nintendo consultant advised commerce website MCV in the present day. Particular unit gross sales weren’t offered, nor was knowledge for different areas, like North America.
A Nintendo of America consultant was not instantly accessible to remark.
The rise in Wii U gross sales adopted the October four launch of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD within the UK, which got here in on the No. four place within the area’s all-formats gross sales chart. Earlier this week, Nintendo introduced three all-new Wii U bundles for the UK, set to go on sale in time for the vacation purchasing season.
The Wii U has struggled worldwide, promoting three.61 million items formally to this point, under inside expectations for the system. Nintendo is anticipated to supply an replace on the platform when the corporate stories earnings for its second quarter on October 30.