Nintendo News: Three Top Wii Games Get New Lower Price

  Nintendo News: Three Top Wii Games Get New Lower Price

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REDMOND, Wash. -- September 6, 2013

Three of the best-selling and best-reviewed Wii games of all time are now
available at a new low price. Starting today, Super Mario Galaxy 2, New Super
Mario Bros. Wii and Wii Sports Resort are available at a suggested retail
price of just $29.99 each.

The new price represents one of the many steps Nintendo is taking to provide
shoppers with the best value and variety across all its systems through the
end of 2013. The games can also be played on the Wii U home console, which can
play the entire library of Wii games.

Super Mario Galaxy 2 is tied with Super Mario Galaxy as one of the
best-reviewed games of all time, with a Metacritic score of 97. To date the
game has sold more than 2.7 million in the United States alone. New Super
Mario Bros. Wii has sold more than 9.4 million in the U.S. and Wii Sports
Resort, the follow-up to the game that introduced motion controls to the world
of gaming, has U.S. sales of nearly 7 million.

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