Wii Rule (Again)

Lee, Michael
November 2008
Red Herring;11/13/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that Nintendo sold over 800,000 of its Wii video game consoles in the U.S.--more than the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 2 combined--in October 2008, according to NPD Group. Nintendo's DS handheld came in second, with nearly 500,000 units sold, while Microsoft's Xbox 360 came in a distant third with 371,000 units sold. On the software front, things looked brighter for Microsoft and Sony, with seven Xbox 360 and PS3 games in the Top 10 best-selling games for October.


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