Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    

  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff

Which game are you looking forward to the most?

Fallout 4
Super Mario Maker
Halo 5: Guardians
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Star Wars: Battlefront

Game Profile
GENRE: Platformer
PLAYERS:   1-4
November 15, 2009

Super Mario Maker

Super Mario Bros. 3DS

Super Mario All-Stars

Super Mario Galaxy 2

Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story

More in this Series
New Super Mario Bros. Wii
Wii Sports
Mario Kart DS
Mario Party DS
 Written by John Scalzo  on November 29, 2010

News: More than 1.5 million Wii and DS systems sold.

While it doesn't look a lot like Christmas yet, Nintendo blanketed consumers with a storm of DS and Wii systems this past week.

From the time period between Sunday, November 21 and Saturday, November 27 (affectionately dubbed "Black Friday Week" by retailers), the hardware maker sold 900,000 DS systems and 600,000 Wii systems.

Nintendo credits their sales success to three limited edition holiday bundles that are now available in stores:

  • Limited-edition Mario red Wii hardware in honor of the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. on the NES. It includes a new red Wii system, a red Wii Remote Plus controller, a red Nunchuk controller, and the games New Super Mario Bros. Wii and Wii Sports at a suggested retail price of $199.99.

  • A limited-edition red DSi XL bundle in honor of the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Bros. on the NES. It features a "Mario red" DSi XL system with three iconic Super Mario Bros.-themed graphics, a copy of Mario Kart DS and preloaded software including Brain Age Express: Arts & Letters, Brain Age Express: Math and Photo Clock. It is available at a suggested retail price of $179.99.

  • Orange and green DSi systems, which are bundled with Mario Party DS. They are available at a suggested retail price of $149.99.

  • User Comments

    Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition Release Date Confirmed by Nordic Games

    WWE 2K16 DLC Plans Detailed by 2K Sports

    Farming Simulator 16 Now Available on PS Vita From Focus Home Interactive

    Bungie Reveals Tess is Returning to the Tower With a New In-Game Currency in Destiny

    Guitar Hero Live Trailer Released With James Franco and Lenny Kravitz

    Project Spark Transitioning to Free Incubation Engine Beginning Today

    Rock Band 4 Electric Trailer Released Ahead of Tomorrow’s Release

    Assassin’s Creed: The Complete Visual History Being Released Next Week

    Destiny: The Taken King Accolades Trailer Released by Activision

    Minecraft Story Mode Episode One Trailer Released by Telltale Games

    Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
    Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS