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Wii retail details: markup and endcaps

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  • WII CONSOLE - 249.99 / 237.50
  • WII REMOTE CONTROLL - 39.99 / 32.00
  • WII POINTS CARD - 24.99 / 17.00
  • WII CLASSIC CONTROLLER - 19.99 / 14.50
  • WII NUNCHUK CONTROLLER - 19.99 / 14.50
  • WII GPAK ORGANIZER&TRAVEL - 29.99 / 18.95
  • WII RAYMAN RAVING RABIDS - 49.99 / 41.2
  • WII THE LEGEND OF ZELDA:TW - 49.99 / 40.00
  • WII RED STEEL REVOLUTION - 49.99 / 41.22
















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cool. a little expensive, but o well.
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Wow thats quite a lot
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that looks like third party stuff. Just doesn't look like Nintendo made stuff.
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Originally Posted by cgrado
cool. a little expensive, but o well.

Expensive?

$250 for a console when it's closest competitor is $300-400

$20 for a controler at launch?

$50 for games when others are $60 and talking about going up again?


I see a price drop for 360 before the end of the year based on those prices.......
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Originally Posted by Thumper
Expensive?

$250 for a console when it's closest competitor is $300-400

$20 for a controler at launch?

$50 for games when others are $60 and talking about going up again?


I see a price drop for 360 before the end of the year based on those prices.......
My thoughts exactly...

Even though it seems pricey you have to compare it to 360 and PS3

I mean the PS3 games are going to be like $75-85
post #7 of 25
And the Wii gameplay is actually rather nice, these are awesome prices.
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Originally Posted by jigglylizard
My thoughts exactly...

Even though it seems pricey you have to compare it to 360 and PS3

I mean the PS3 games are going to be like $75-85
but if you have to buy all of those to utilize the full range of games, then that's a lot. $535. still less than the PS3 though, and wider range of games and gaming styles. so it's worth it.
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Nice, I can't wait
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I'm looking forward to the Wii. New Smash Bros.!
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