During the three months ended June 30, 2014, for Nintendo 3DS (3DS, 3DS XL and 2DS), titles such as Kirby: Triple Deluxe and Tomodachi Life, released in May and June respectively in the United States and Europe, gained wide popularity. As a consequence, the global sales of the Nintendo 3DS hardware and software reached 0.82 million units and 8.57 million units respectively.
With respect to Wii U, Mario Kart 8, released globally in May, marked 2.82 million units in sales. The worldwide sales of theWii U hardware and software were 0.51 million units and 4.39 units respectively mainly due to a lack of other hit titles this quarter.
The operating loss was 9.4 billion yen because total selling, general and administrative expenses
including fixed expenses exceeded gross profit. Ordinary loss was 9.9 billion yen and net loss was 9.9 billion yen.