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The UK charts aren't always a happy home for Nintendo, though can give an indication of which titles have the strongest long-term momentum on Wii U and 3DS. This week's results, then, show which titles are finding an audience and others that are having a tougher time.

The first Nintendo game in the all-format top 40 is Super Mario Maker, dropping three places to 24th place. There is another Wii U game, too, with Mario Kart 8 continuing its renewed sales in 33rd spot.

Moving onto 3DS, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer continues to hold its own in 26th spot; that's a three place drop but it has now been on the market for around a month. The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes has had a rough second week, though, tumbling from its debut at 11th down to 32nd place in the all-format charts, suggesting that it could depart the top 40 entirely by next week.

One other area of note that we saw in the UK charts is Guitar Hero Live. Its PS4 and Xbox One versions are leading, but only to secure 11th place in the all-format charts. It's flopping quite badly on Wii U, though, already down to 16th place in the system's own UK charts. That's below a whole lot of older titles, even the likes of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker.

Finally, Shovel Knight had its UK retail release on Wii U and 3DS last week. It did reasonably well for a former eShop release with a relatively limited distribution, securing 7th on the Wii U chart and 17th in the 3DS chart; it's proven a far bigger success in its original download form, let's not forget.

Next week will bring the launch sales of Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash on 3DS, so it'll be interesting to see how well it performs.