Week in review. News items include:
Amazon.com this week sold out in advance of the new 40GB PS3 SKU. Later in the week, the retailer began to offer more of the $399 product.
Microsoft Corp. this week posted a Q1 profit in its game division on strong Xbox 360 and Halo 3 sales The company has sold 13.4 million Xbox 360 units worldwide to date.
Nintendo Co. this increased its quarterly profit forecast on strong Wii and Nintendo DS sales. The company now expects to ship 17.5 million Wii units this business year.
E for All: Super Smash Bros. Brawl a hit of Wii
E for All: Super Mario Galaxy a busy bee on Wii
E for All: Ghost Squad a blast on Wii Zapper