A recent report out of Japan suggests that Nintendo may be ceasing production on the Wii U at the end of 2016.
According to Nikkei report, translated by Dr. Serkan Toto on Twitter revealed the news. The report suggests that Nintendo may be looking to deplete existing stock of the Wii U and some accessories may have already ended their production runs. The report also suggests that this move indicates that Nintendo may be making room for it’s next platform codenamed NX.
Source: Game Informer