Nintendo (NASDAQOTH: NTDOY) recently reported absolutely dismal Wii U sales, selling just 160,000 units last quarter. This is even before Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Sony (NYSE: SNE) turn up the heat with the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, respectively, later this year. The Japanese company is trying to make another interface play, which it did successfully with the Wii, but is falling flat.

In the following video, Fool contributor Evan Niu, CFA, and Eric Bleeker, CFA, discuss how gloomy Nintendo's latest figures are.

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