All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Price Drop’

Wii U Gets A Price Cut, Game Release Dates Pushed Up

Nintendo didn’t hold a Nintendo Direct this morning, but you’d be forgiven if you thought they did. The company announced a new handheld – the Nintendo 2DS – and now it’s detailing its holiday plans for the Wii U. First and foremost, the Wii U Deluxe is finally getting a price cut. The 32GB Wii U variant launched last year …

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Will Microsoft Drop The Xbox One’s Price Next Year?

Microsoft made the biggest about face in gaming history yesterday when it announced that it would be removing its controversial DRM system from the Xbox One only two weeks after announcing it. The move puts Microsoft’s console on par with the PS4 in terms of game ownership and DRM policies, but there’s still that $100 difference that may work in …

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PlayStation Vita Price Drops in Japan

For the handheld console market, price is everything. Both the games and the portable consoles themselves cost less than their living-room counterparts. Both the Nintendo 3DS and the PlayStation Vita were considered overpriced when they launched, and both consoles failed to sell the way Sony or Nintendo would have wanted. Nintendo promptly dropped the price of the 3DS last year, …

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