Wii U pricing and release info for Japanese region

Nintendo has today revealed details of its Japanese launch of its Nintendo Wii U games console. During a presentation hosted by Nintendo president Satoru Iwata today, it was revealed that the system will be sold in two bundles from December 8th 2012.

The Wii U will be available as: a Black 32GB Premium Set (31,500 yen – approx £250) and a White 8GB Basic Set (26,250 yen – approx. £210). Both  versions will ship with a GamePad, AC adapters, and HDMI cable and the premium version will come with a console stand, GamePad stand set, and Nintendo Network Premium.

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