While there were concerns that only roughly 25 thousand units would make their way out in the UK it looks like numbers have almost doubled that in sales. MCV has reported that Nintendo’s new Wii U console as selling around 40’000 units in the first 48 hours of launch. It has also been reported that Wii U consoles are now temporally sold out in the UK. MVC has also reported the Wii U was seeing a healthy 2 games sold per unit. Europe wide sales have not been released as of yet.