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Nintendo's Wii Sports Resort could be gaming's summer blockbuster

No game has been more influential in recent history than Wii Sports. But Nintendo gave it away for free. That's how it got consumers to pony up $249 for its Wii console with the newfangled remote-like Wii controller. It was perhaps one of the smartest ways to launch a new product, ever.

Nintendo sold more than 50 million consoles since the fall of 2006, dethroning Sony from the No. 1 console spot in the process. More than that, Nintendo broadened the market to include people who were once intimidated by video games. In my own house, I saw a three-year-old go up against a 73-year-old grandmother in Wii Sports.

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