Nintendo has announced the price and availability of its new generation game console, the Nintendo Wii U. Reportedly, the new Wii U console will be available in Japanese market starts December 8th, 2012. This game console should be arriving in two models – Basic Set and Premium Set. The first version will be listed for price 26,250 yen (about $338), while the Premium Set is 31,500 yen (around $405).
Coming in white color only, the Basic Set of Nintendo Wii U game console has 8GB of internal memory, Wii U GamePad stylus, Wii U GamePad, and HDMI cable. The Premium Set of Wii U has black flavor and brings 32GB of built-in storage, GamePad, GamePad stylus, Wii U GamePad charging stand, Wii U GamePad play stand, Wii U stand, and HDMI cable
Key features of the new Wii U gamepad are an innovative wireless controller, a gyroscope, an accelerometer, a set of controls, a camera, and a 6.2-inch touchscreen display. Additional, the controller (Wii U Pro) and charger for Wii U can be purchased separately for 5,040 yen (US$65) and 1,870 yen ($24).
According to other source, the Wii U is already listed for pre-order in the UK and mainland Europe. The Wii U 32GB ZombieU Premium Pack is offered in UK for £329 and you will get a copy of ZombieU and a Wii U Pro controller. In mainland Europe (Germany, France, and other locations), the Basic bundle of the Wii U is cost of €299, while the Premium bundle is priced at €349.
Wii U will cost up to US$400 in Japan
Nintendo Wii U game console availability and price