Nintendo Korea launches site ahead of Wii launch

By Patrick Garratt, Monday, 7 April 2008 17:59 GMT


Nintendo Korea has launched its official website ahead of an anticipated May 5 launch for Wii in the country. There’s not much to look at so far apart from pictures of Wiis and some Korean text, but at least it shows it’s happening, innit.

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