pre-order Archive

Nintendo reveals official Wii U release date and price

This morning, Nintendo held a preview event in New York dedicated to the Wii U, during which the long-awaited price and release date of the system were finally revealed, in addition to a slew of information on games coming to it.

Best Buy adds pre-order pages for Super Smash Bros. 4 and LEGO City Stories

Best Buy have added placeholder pages for Super Smash Bros. 4 and LEGO City Stories to their website, each with a tentative price of $49.99. While you can’t actually pre-order the games yet, you may want to consider bookmarking these pages and checking back on them every now and then if you intend to pre-order them [...]

Assassin’s Creed III to be most pre-ordered Ubisoft game ever

Earlier today, Ubisoft released information pertaining to pre-orders for the popular game, Assassin’s Creed III. Within the three weeks the game has been available for pre-order in North America, it has exceeded the reserve amount for previous games in the series within the same timeframe. Although Ubisoft did not release any information pertaining to the [...]

Pre-order the Wii U at JB Hi-Fi

JB Hi-Fi, an Australian electronic retailer, has started taking in-store pre-orders for the Wii U. It’s so early, it doesn’t even have a price tag yet. But if you live down under in the land of koalas and kangaroos, and are paranoid that Wii U stock will sell out before you get a chance to [...]

Pre-order the Zelda: Skyward Sword CD + Gold Wii Remote bundle on Amazon!

UPDATE: It appears that the golden Wii Remotes have run out, as the Wii Remote bundle’s order page is now 404′ing. However, you can pre-order the non-bundle version of Zelda: Skyward Sword from here - and it still includes the limited edition Zelda Symphony CD. Amazon have started taking pre-orders for the bundled version of The Legend of Zelda: [...]

Amazon.com lists the Wii U

Amazon’s US division has finally caught on to its German counterpart, and has opened a Wii U page of its own. You can now sign up to have them notify you as soon as the Wii U is available to pre-order. Are they jumping the gun? Maybe just a little, but it’s not as crazy as [...]

Pre-order the Wii 2 today…for over $800!

The Swedish retailer Webhallen.com has put up a listing for the Wii 2, allowing you to pre-order it for the princely price of 4995 Swedish kronor. In more common currencies, that comes out to a whopping $817.05 US dollars, $779.47 Canadian dollars, or €561.63 Euros. Webhallen makes it clear that “Wii 2″ is only a [...]