Korean Wii date and price confirmed

By Patrick Garratt, Monday, 14 April 2008 09:10 GMT

According to the official Nintendo Korea site, Wii is now confirmed to launch in the country on April 26, priced 220,000 won (£114). GoNintendo’s reporting that the system will release with eight games including Wii Sports (system sold by itself), Wii Play, Super Swing Golf 2 and Zack and Wiki.

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Nintendo Korea

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Super Swing Golf 2 And Zack And Wiki

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