Nintendo UK warns of 3DS price-rise, but no stock shortage this weekend

Nintendo UK marketing manager James Honeywell has said that, regardless of whether you pre-ordered or not, there’ll be enough UK 3DS units for everyone to buy from today, this weekend and beyond – but he’s warned that the price could go up.

9 years ago

Shortages headlines

  • GameStop: PS3, Wii shortages won't end "for months"

    You haven’t eaten lunch for a whole year. You’ve sold organs you didn’t even know you had. On the rare occasion that you venture out to a restaurant, your meals are more spit than food because you’ve become notorious for never-ever tipping. But all of that’s ok! Because now you can afford a fancy-shmancy “next-generation” […]

    10 years ago
  • Reggie - No Nintendo hardware shortages this Holiday

    NoA boss Reggie Fils-Aime’s told MSNBC that he’s not expecting any Wii or DS hardware shortages running into the end of 2009. “From our stand-point, we’re prepared,” he said when asked if punters can expect to go begging this Christmas. “We have a tremendous amount of product in inventory. We’re been flowing product into retail. […]

    10 years ago
  • Chance of finding a Christmas Wii "much, much better this year," says GameStop man

    There’s clearly a “messaging” issue going on here. Despite GameStop CEO Dan DeMatteo saying a month ago that getting a Wii this Christmas was going to be some kind of living hell, GameStop vice president of merchandising, Bob McKenzie, has told MTV that no one needs to worry. It’s all going to be fine. “It’s […]

    11 years ago
  • GameStop: No "end in sight" for Wii shortages

    GameStop CEO Dan DeMatteo has told GameDaily that there are nothing like enough Wiis to go around at the moment, and he thinks it’s a problem that’s going to run into the holidays. “I’ve never seen this type of demand before. I know they’re making more, but we’re still short like everybody else. I think […]

    11 years ago