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Wii helps Amazon reign supreme this holiday season


Nintendo did some good things for popular online retailer this holiday season, as its Wii console sold at a rate of 17 consoles per second. Of course, this only pertains to when the console was actually available for purchase, which wasn't all that often. This all contributed to a very lucrative holiday season for the retailer, which experienced its strongest sales on December 10th. Then, it sold 5.4 million items, which comes to about 62.5 items per second.
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Dave has been with Joystiq since 2006 and has done it all: He's covered gaming industry news and contributed countless features, reviews, interviews and preview pieces. Previously he lead Joystiq's Nintendo-focused spin-off sites, DS Fanboy and Wii Fanboy, and co-hosted the Xbox 360 Fancast.