Gaming Wars: Nintendo dropped the price of their Wii U console by $50 to a $299 pricetag

Gaming wars are starting before the holiday season.

Nintendo dropped the price of their Wii U console to $299. That is $50 less than the previous price.

Nintendo also announced the release date for their upcoming entry level 2DS unit. It will debut October 12 for $130.

Nintendo competition, Microsoft and Sony will release consoles in November. The Xbox One will be $499 and Sony's Playstation 4 will come in at $399.

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