Nintendo's Wii Rainchecks Mean You Get the Console Plus the Agonizing Wait

Kotaku's Brian Crecente is liveblogging a chat with Nintendo US honcho Reggie Fils-Aime, where the first order of business was the availability of Wii "rainchecks" at GameStop stores. If you go in on December 20 or 21 and make a full payment, assuming they are out of actual Wiis, you will get a raincheck certificate… »12/14/07 11:38am12/14/07 11:38am

Reggie Swears Life Upon "Unprecented Wii Supply" for Holidays in North America

Talking to San Jose Mercury News' Dean Takahashi, Reggie Fils-Aime threw a bone to soon-to-be holiday shoppers by vouching for the influx of "substantially more [Wiis] than the launch, substantially more than has been seen to date." He even uses the word "unprecedented" to describe the supply of Wiis that will… »9/16/07 9:40am9/16/07 9:40am