This article discusses and describes all the new Wii details. Wii camera? Powered by two AA batteries? Yes, and yes. The Nintendo Wii, truly revolutionary, is set to launch before the Thanksgiving holiday. The price of the console is not yet known, but we know that it will not retail above $250. Controller prices are also not yet known. Nintendo is expected to make an announcement and unveil all of the features to the public in September, around a month and a half away.