Nintendo to launch Wii mini in Canada

  • Electronics firm Nintendo is set to launch a smaller version of its Wii console ahead of the Christmas period although it will only be available in Canada.

    The Wii mini will go on sale from December 7 for $99.99.

    The console will have no Internet capabilities and is designed to play only Wii games.

    It is unclear when the device will be available in other countries and why it is being launched exclusively in Canada.