Nintendo released some sales data today, revealing the success of the Wii and DS during the Thanksgiving holiday. The company's internal tracing numbers show that the company sold over 1.5 million Wii, DS and DSi systems combined in the US during Thanksgiving Week (November 22 to November 28). That works out to more than 150 Nintendo systems sold every minute continuously for the week – or more than 2.5 every second.
Mass Effect 2 is just around the corner. January! It’s hard to believe after waiting so long for the sequel to the greatest “space opera” we’ve ever played. But what to do until then?
Play Mass Effect over Thanksgiving, obviously! Honestly, Thanksgiving is four-and-a-half days off, and who wants to spend it with family? Yuck! Instead, here’s ten reasons you should pop Mass Effect back into your 360/PC in preparation for the sequel. (more...)