Wii to Launch November 19th in US
Just in case you haven’t heard the news being blasted across the internet, here it is for you. Nintendo will launch the Nintendo Wii console in the US on November 19th for $250, bundled with a copy of Wii Sports. Games will be priced at $50. Downloadable games will cost between $5 and $10.
In Japan, launch date is two weeks later, on December 2nd. Cost is 25,000 Yen. There will be 16 Wii launch titles in Japan.
According to the Japanese Wii website, this is what people will get with their Wii:
* Wii hardware
* “Wiimote” controller and wrist strap (1)
* Nunchuck controller (1)
* Sensor bar
* Sensor bar stand
* A/V cable (unspecified connection)
* AC adaptor
* Hardware stand
* Hardware support plate (purpose of which remains unknown)
* 2 AA batteries