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Despite low Wii U sales, Nintendo has turned a profit. This is thanks, in part, to the success of the 3DS. in order for Nintendo’s profit margin to jump anymore, they are going to need to turn around the Wii U. Thankfully, it is shaping up to be a pretty good holiday season for Nintendo.

There are many factors that hurt the Wii U’s sales when it first launched. Nintendo, however, blames the Wii U’s slow start on the Great East Japan Earthquake.

Sometimes all a system needs is one killer game to boost sales. For the Wii U, that game has proven to be Pikmin 3 with sales for the Wii U doubling week on week in Japan.

One of the most popular conferences of the year, Comic-con, is happening this weekend. This year, however, it is not just going to be about comics but video games as well. This is thanks to the fact that Nintendo has setup a booth to show off some of its new games.