Update - First day sales have now been released:
As well, neo2046 of NeoGAF.com has these Wii-related (unconfirmed) numbers:
Original Story - Nintendo's next home console, the Wii, has now officially launched over in Japan to massive furore. People were busy lining up early on 1st December to make sure they had their placed secured for the launch on 2nd, as with 'only' 400,000 units available for the first week, there are bound to be severe shortages right from the start.
As ever, the large Japanese websites have been busy covering the queues and taking many photos of the crazy scenes over in Japan, with most of the coverage coming from Game Watch. Detailed reports and images can be seen at the following links:
Also, according to IT Wire, all 400,000 units were sold out within just a few short hours! This will not be confirmed, though, until either Nintendo releases a press statement, or Media Create updates its sales figures.
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