Unformatted text preview: to see sales rise. This has spilled into the area of developing games as well. The industry is able to spend about ¼ the amount necessary to produce a Wii game as opposed to the more expensive Xbox or Sony games. This is helping to encourage even more games being produced. Nintendo is doing the right thing with appealing to the casual gamer with their average performance and excellent value. There is a market for both of the consoles. Playstation’s superior performance will appeal to those looking for quality. Nintendo will continue to do well with the casual gamer and children. The issue for Nintendo will be when Sony’s console of superior quality becomes cheap enough that people actually have to think about it. Nintendo Wii consumers are clearly more interested in price then in performance. In the past Sony has won the console war and it appears that they are gearing up for another return to the throne....
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- Summer '07
- Wii, Video game console, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii