25th anniversary Wii and DSi XL bundles coming

October 21, 2010

Believe it or not, Mario is now 25 years old. To celebrate, Nintendo is releasing Super Mario themed red Wii and DSi XL bundles on November 7. The Wii bundle includes New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Wii Sports, and the new Wii Remote Plus for $200. The DSi XL bundle comes with Mario Kart DS and two Brain Age Express games for $180.

The Wii Remote Plus is a new Wii Remote that has the Motion Plus built into it without requiring extra hardware. It is now the standard Wii Remote and will be included in all hardware bundles.