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Executives from Nintendo believe that success of the company’s latest Wii game console will not slowdown in the foreseeable future and that during pre-Christmas sales the gaming machine will still be hard to get. The reasons were not given, but it seems that even the company itself is surprised with such performance of its latest product.

“There is no guarantee that we are not going to have ‘out-of-stocks’ this holiday season. If you see one, buy it. Don't assume that you can come back later and find one,†George Harrison, senior vice president of marketing and corporate communications for Nintendo of America, said in an interview with Reuters news-agency...
http://www.xbitlabs.com/news/multime...711134737.html
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If you see one and have one, buy it anyway.. Sell on ebay

The Wii is making the big N so much $$!!!!
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Nintendo Projects Wii Shortages Going Forward for as long as possible to keep demand high and supply low. Fixed it
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Ouch.
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So, Wii FS.... lol Best offers taken

Nah. The ^ was a joke. It's something to be considered that Nintendo did well with the debut, but fell short of adamant to supply when they pumped out the first million or so. Now comes the time where they swell with product and spread it across the land. The big N could use some profit, considering the biggest titles of this year are right around the corner for the other two companies.
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If you see one, buy it. ... senior vice president of marketing
LOL.... "buy it" says the marketing president. Surprise!
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yeah. sounds like a whole marketing ploy.
ATTN: best buy, walmart, target, etc.
Please only place 2 wii's on the shelf at any one time.
Thanks,
Nintendo Marketing Dept.



IF YOU SEE A WII, GET THE WII!
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Originally Posted by dualhYbrid View Post
yeah. sounds like a whole marketing ploy.
ATTN: best buy, walmart, target, etc.
Please only place 2 wii's on the shelf at any one time.
Thanks,
Nintendo Marketing Dept.



IF YOU SEE A WII, GET THE WII!
I don't get why ya all going crazy over him in saying "buy it" I mean you would say the same thing if you were in his position, would you?
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Nintendo is creating the shortage on purpose so people will buy them when they see them because they think it is the fo-shizzle.

IMO.
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LOL.... "buy it" says the marketing president. Surprise!
hahaha seriously.
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