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The Wii U will be available in two different models: a Basic Set and a Deluxe version.

Nintendo announced price, launch and system details concerning its new Wii U console today -- and U.S./Japan residents will soon be able to get their hands on it. 
 
Nintendo fans can expect two different Wii U models: a Deluxe version and a Basic Set version. The Basic Set features 8 GB HDD, a Wii U Pad controller and it in comes in white. The Deluxe model, on the other hand, offers 32 GB HDD, a Wii U Pad controller, power cradles for the Wii U Pad, an HDMI cable and it comes in black. 
 
Some extras that Nintendo fans can look forward to include a separate controller called the Wii U Pro, which resembles an Xbox 360 controller; 25 GB game discs; Wii U's social network Mii Universe, and the system itself is backwards compatible with the original Wii console. 
 
The launch titles for Wii U are "Nintendoland" and the "New Super Mario Bros." 
 
Looking to pick up a Basic Set? It'll cost you $299.99. Or, if you're looking to go all out with the Deluxe model, Nintendo will hit your wallet for $349.99. 
 
Wii U will hit the U.S. on November 18 while those in Japan will have to wait until December 8.

Source: Kotaku



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RE: Junk.
By Samus on 9/14/2012 12:05:30 AM , Rating: 2
Nintendo a small company?

Toyota Denso, Fujitsu Heavy Industrial and Nintendo are among the three largest companies in Japan. Nintendo makes billions of dollars a year. They're no Apple (thank God) but they still have a huge profit margin on consoles, accessories and licensing.

They are the most profitable and largest in revenue videogame company in the world.

http://www.dailytech.com/Nintendo+Now+the+Fifth+La...


RE: Junk.
By someguy123 on 9/15/2012 4:18:37 AM , Rating: 2
Hence the comparison to two other companies....


RE: Junk.
By someguy123 on 9/15/2012 4:21:27 AM , Rating: 2
Also nintendo ended up taking a gigantic chunk of their total available cash recently according to their earnings reports, likely to produce the wiiU, so I really doubt they would've been able to overspec this thing even if they wanted to.


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