50°
Submitted by timothylittle 958d ago | news

Wii U Price Gouging Continues; Pre-orders Up to $750 on eBay

As we near closer to the launch of the Wii U, price gouging continues to run rampant on sites like eBay. (Nintendo, Wii U)

Credit url: kotaku.com
FinalomegaS  +   959d ago
ya... i knew this was going to happen...

girl at EB up here laughed when I asked if there were anymore pre-orders left.
Relientk77  +   959d ago
I hope no one spends that kind of money on the system, wait til its on shelves in stores, so you still have money for games, and other stuff
steve30x  +   958d ago
I remember when the PS3 arrived people were buying the concole for over €1000. Some people are so desperate to buy the latest console that they will pay stupid money for it.
Neonridr  +   955d ago
sounds like an Apple product. Every year, they line up. Take my money for a marginally improved phone over last year.
Muffins1223  +   958d ago
Sad...every launch they fail to supply
jacen100  +   958d ago
Watch 2 weeks before christmas, wiiU's will sell for £600+ on ebay, same will happen as wii, store owners will take them off the shelf and put them on ebay.
that should not be allowed
#4 (Edited 958d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
corrus  +   958d ago
I am sure that blind Nintendo fanboys will give even $1000 they would give anything for Nintendo
ElectricKaibutsu  +   958d ago
Blind Nintendo fanboys already preordered. If they didn't, they don't deserve the honor of being called a blind Nintendo fanboy.
live2play  +   958d ago
you tell him whats what!
live2play  +   958d ago
oooh what ELECTRICKAIBUTSU said
in your face!
Neonridr  +   955d ago
Don't act like this is anything new. The same thing happened with the 360, PS3 and the Wii when they launched. Manufacturers never have enough supply, and when it's this close to Christmas, some parents get desperate to please their children and will pay whatever it takes to make sure little Timmy has his way.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Life Is Strange Episode 3: Chaos Theory Review | Throwing Digital Sheep

8m ago - Only three episodes in and Life Is Strange has already submerged its most sentient players in an... | PC
30°

12 Delectable Facts About The Arcade Classic ‘Pac-Man’

24m ago - How many billions did Pac-Man make? What was his original name? Did Ms. Pac-Man have a shady past... | Retro
Ad

Visit CGMagazine: The Culture of Games

Now - CGM is for the mature audience of comics and games that wants more out of their media than just a review score. | Promoted post
30°

Fractured Space Adds New Carriers and Crew

1h ago - Have you been keeping track of Fractured Space? It’s the latest game from Edge Case Games, you kn... | PC
30°

Video Game Worlds That Are Deceptively Friendly

1h ago - While living in a video game world might sound like a great idea, you should probably reconsider... | Culture
40°

Steampunks - Grand Theft Auto V (PC)

1h ago - Nick commits several crimes against nature by using mods in Grand Theft Auto V’s PC release. | PC