Satoru Iwata says his company's new console is "selling steadily" but doesn't say if the hardware will hit the initial sales forecast of 5.5 million units by the end of March.
Sales for the US market are up 111 percent compared with the same period last year, but are dwarfed by the sheer number of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles sold in the same period.
Console buyers should be able to use all hardware features right away, says the president of Nintendo. They couldn't with the Wii U.
The company generated a loss during the three months that ended in June -- a contrast to the small profit a year earlier.
This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.
Satoru Iwata is recovering from surgery to remove a tumor but is already handling some work while on the mend.
Can figurines be a way to save the Wii U? Nintendo seems to be banking heavily that they can in the middle of a early-life crisis for an embattled gaming console. That and a handful of familiar 3DS and Wii U games, with one or two surprises.
Video game maker will design new hardware specifically for new markets rather than rebadging existing hardware.
The company also indicated that it plans to stay the course in gaming, despite its recent troubles.
At a strategy briefing in Tokyo, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata vows that the company's turnaround plans don't involve mobile. Plus: Mario Kart 8 is coming in May.