Nintendo announced they will be bringing over the US a new Nintendo Wii console bundle loosing the Gamecube backwards support.
The new bundle includes a Black Nintendo Wii console, with a copy of New Super Mario Bros and a bonus copy of the Super Mario Galaxy soundtrack CD. The retail bundle will be available for $149.99 on North American shores. the other standard Wii bundle will still be available is the Mario Kart Wii console bundle. That bundle includes a copy of Mario Kart Wii, a racing Wii Wheel accessory and a White Nintendo Wii console all for $149.99 as well. The Mario Kart Wii bundle does still include Gamecube compatibility support as Joystiq discovered.