Latest Wii price rumor sets system at $170

Advanced Media Network says a recent financial report from Tokyo-based Nikko Citigroup states that Nintendo's Wii will launch in Japan for 19,800 yen, about $170 U.S.

This financial forecast is nothing more than just the latest in a long line of Wii rumors that's we've been forced to endure. With the actual Wii launch just months away, why does Nintendo insist on keeping us in the dark regarding a solid price and release date? It almost begs the question: What are they hiding?

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This article was originally published on Joystiq.