Nintendo's Wii may get early launch

Nintendo has stated numerous times that its next generation video game machine will be less expensive than the competition. Now it appears that it might be on store shelves considerably earlier than many were expecting as well.

While Nintendo has not made any formal announcements about the launch date for the Wii, most of the industry has expected the machine to hit retail at approximately the same time as Sony's PlayStation 3 (which is set for November 17). Now, industry observers - and insiders - say they expect the system to be available in October, with late September a dark horse candidate.

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TheMART6178d ago

PS64 Get it's ass whooped big time in Japan

dfb19776178d ago

I hope its all markets that are going to get it early and not just Japan though.

Mighty Boom6178d ago

The US better get the Wii early!!! I WANT IT BAD!!!!!

OutLaw6177d ago

I'm going to buy two for the hell of it.

specialguest6177d ago

You gotta love that Wii's pricetag. I'm glad Nintendo is finally back. looks like they'll definately win in Japan.

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