Wii (Wii)Analysts: Wii Drought to Cost Nintendo $1 bln
next-gen.biz - December 14, 2007
Submitted by -THE-RAY- (272)
at 1:18PM PST on December 14, 2007
number of analysts suggest that Nintendo’s inability to meet Wii demand is set to cost the platform holder in excess of $1 billion this holiday, while Nintendo’s marketing VP admits supply shortages are a “worry”.
It’s no secret that Nintendo is failing to adequately stock retail channels with enough Wii units despite pumping out 1.8 million systems on a monthly basis.