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The Nintendo Wii flew in the face of what we expected from next-gen gaming
Everybody loves an underdog - even when the underdog is a massively rich mega-corp with a track record of silly decisions.
In the early days of the current console generation, Nintendo was on a dangerous back-foot. Neither the N64 or the Gamecube had been the smash-hits the Japanese developer/publisher was accustomed to, and the console war had shifted to a cagey contest between Sony and Microsoft.