Nintendo announced this morning that they will be officially dropping the price of the Nintendo Wii console after a few weeks of rumors had been circulating through various retail outlets. As of May 15th, the Nintendo Wii will drop to a new price of $149.99 and will come bundled with Mario Kart Wii and Wii Wheel accessory. The new price applies to both black and white systems.
Also in today’s announcements is the reveal of the new Wii Select Program. This program will discount current Wii Titles like The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Animal Crossing: City Folk, and Mario Super Sluggers down too $19.99 for each of them.