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Nintendo Wii Discontinued In Japan

By Mike Sousa on October 26, 2013, 6:24PM EDT

Earlier this month, Nintendo revealed that the production of the Nintendo Wii would come to an end soon, after selling more than 100 million units worldwide. It seems like the company is starting…

Wii Mini Shown On Canadian Online Retailers

By Melissa Evans on November 27, 2012, 4:54PM EDT

Only 24 hours ago the Wii Mini was an unconfirmed console, but retailer postings and a few official photos have confirmed the rumor. The Wii Mini will be a smaller, downpriced version of Nintendo's…

3DS Hits 4M In U.S., Sells Faster Than Wii

By Patrick Molloy on January 3, 2012, 12:33PM EDT
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Nintendo announced today that it sold more than 4 million 3DS hardware units in the U.S. in 2011, selling more than the Wii in its first nine months. The company said fast-selling holiday titles such…

Nintendo Wii Drops To £89 In The UK

By Lauren Alessandra on November 7, 2011, 6:04PM EDT

ASDA, a popular supermarket chain in the UK, has decided to make the first move in the run up to Christmas by enforcing a massive price drop on the Nintendo Wii. As part of their promotion, the…

New Nintendo Wii Gets Release Date

By Alastair Stevenson on October 13, 2011, 8:07AM EDT

Having announced its new Wii version all the way back at this year's E3, Nintendo has finally given the reworked console a solid release date. According to CVG, the new Wii will hit stores 4…

Nintendo Sued Again Over Alleged Patent Infringement

By Colin Tan on September 7, 2011, 8:29PM EDT

Here comes a new challenger! The lawsuits continue as Nintendo have been sued yet again, this time by ThinkOptic, over an alleged patent infringement concerning the Wii and even the Wii U. The patent…

Nintendo Wii Price Drops Below £100 In UK

By Darryl Kaye on May 20, 2011, 7:13AM EDT

The Nintendo Wii has dropped below £100 in the UK, but only at selected retailers. It's the first time the console has dropped this low and it's also the sweet-spot that caused mass sales for the …

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Rumour: Price Drop Inbound For Nintendo Wii

By Darryl Kaye on April 13, 2011, 6:53PM EDT

It's believed, according to a "trusted source", that Nintendo are willing to drop the price of the Nintendo Wii just before this year's E3, on the 15th of May. The rumour was started by…

Analyst Reckons Wii 2 To Be Announced At E3 2011

By Colin Tan on March 10, 2011, 5:46PM EDT

According to a Sterne Agee analyst, we may see the first glimpse of Nintendo's next Wii platform at this year's E3. Support for Wii has been low at best, with sales declining and lack of developer…

The Average Wii Game Costs $5-7 Million To Make

By Colin Tan on February 23, 2011, 7:03PM EDT

As the level of video game production sky rockets, it's no surprise that development costs are following suit. What is interesting is that your average Wii game costs roughly five to seven million…