Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 31st Jul 2013 12:28 UTC

Just 160,000 Wii U consoles were sold worldwide between April and June, along with 1.03 million software units. The figure is a 51.3 percent decrease on last quarter; the console has now sold 3.61 million units around the world despite Nintendo's initial prediction of 5.5 million systems moved by the end of March.

To put the 160000 figure in perspective - Microsoft sold 140000 Xbox 360s in just the US, in June alone, and that's after a sharp sales drop, for a console that's 8 years old. Nintendo is not doing well.

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RE: Well yes...but...
by zima on Sat 3rd Aug 2013 13:31 UTC in reply to "Well yes...but..."
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So you missed MS Kinect? Microsoft is perhaps who innovates with interface the most now, and is the closest to "VR console"...

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