Actually, it’s being called the Wii Mini, a new $99 console version of the popular Wii in a sleek red and black. Here’s the catch: it’s only being sold in Canada, and it cuts Gamecube and Internet functionality in order to make it into that nice, sexy package. No game is included, either, and while we have the question the need for another version of the Wii, that red Wiimote/Nunchuck combo sure does look nice. The Wii Mini will be available nationwide to our friends in Canada on December 7.
Online gaming and digital downloads take center stage in this week’s podcast. Related