Jun 21st, 2011 publishUpdated   Oct 24th, 2015, 11:10 pm

Wii U Australia
When it comes to pre-orders of new and anticipated consoles, only the sky is the limit, and EB Games of Australia knows just that. They’ve become the first retailer to offer pre-orders on the Wii U, which they are selling for a staggering $600. On top of that, you can pre-order Wii U games at $100 a pop. Last time we saw pre-orders go that high, even in Australia, was back in 2005 with the PlayStation 3, which went from $800 to $1000 at certain retailers.

The Wii U is slated for release in late 2012, at a price far lower than $600 — most expect it to retail for $399. If you’re based in Australia and wish to pre-order, you can do so at EB Games here.

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  • WiiUhyper

    Eh what?

    • Master Awesomeness

      I don’t think that is correct. I thought it was JB Hi-Fi who first started.