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Wii U not doing well in Japan, Vita outsold it last week

Sony's PS Vita outsold Nintendo's Wii U console in Japan last week.

@anthony256
Published Wed, Feb 27 2013 8:19 PM CST   |   Updated Sat, Aug 8 2020 10:29 AM CDT

Nintendo's Wii U console isn't doing too well in Japan, where according to last week's sales figures, Sony's PlayStation Vita outsold it. Japanese sales analyst, Media Create, had a report published where the Vita sold 11,456 units between February 18-24, with the Wii U selling just 9,633.

Wii U not doing well in Japan, Vita outsold it last week | TweakTown.com

The PS Vita did have a price drop, but these sales were before the price drop had come into effect. Next week's numbers should be even stronger for the Vita. Nintendo's 3DS is still going strong, selling a blistering 74,729 units last week along.

NEWS SOURCE:au.ign.com

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