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Nice....Go Nintendo :

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THE WEEKEND launch of the Nintendo Wii has resulted in a sell out despite the fact that most shops had tons more to flog than Sony's PS3 launch two days earlier.
According to Associated Press, most Wii queues formed up in the morning before the shops opened. There was little of the hysteria that marked the introduction of the PS3.

However, there were enough punters in the queues to sell all Wii stocks. Nintendo said that it expected to flog four million units by the end of the year, but is not saying how many it cleared over the weekend.
Here:http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=35833
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I read somewhere it was only 680,000 units, So if thats true, there should be about another 4.2 Million units to hit the states. Which is good for the people looking for one.
    
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Overall, it seems like the Wii launch was more of a success than the PS3. No shootings or stabbings. Just people excited to play. That's what gaming should be. Nice work Nintendo.
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Kudos Nintendo, +Rep definately.
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I thought this was cool.
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I thought this was cool.
Not bad...Well more Xbox sales due to the fact of its much earlier release.
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1 Day and Nintendo is getting up there. w00t nintendo.
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I'd rather have the Wii personally... (for now)

I hope I can find one for Christmas...
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If I was going to buy a console, I'd get the Wii, just because it would be more fun with the remote, and it would have games I like. But, for now, I will just play games on my PC.

By the way, have the different colors been released? I haven't seen any new ones that are red, green, or black.
    
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