Wii launch date ‘announced’

So Sony ruined a million Christmases and set the Blu-Ray format back a few decades. No matter, because Nintendo has come along to save the day. That'

So Sony ruined a million Christmases and set the Blu-Ray format back a few decades. No matter, because Nintendo has come along to save the day. That's right, the long-awaited Wii will be here on 24th November, giving eager parents a whole month to get it wrapped and under the tree. The news comes a week ahead of an official announcement, thanks to MCVUK – which confidently predicts a £150 price tag. And there's to be no repeat of XBox 360 pandemonium. MCV reports there's plenty of stock to go around. So now you really can have a white Christmas – phew!