April 20, 2010
Classic Controller Pro for Wii
Now Available Across North America
Today Nintendo of America launches a
new game controller for its popular Wii. Previously sold only in Japan, the
Classic Controller Pro accessory is now available in the United States. It
offers a fun new way for all kinds of Wii users to experience their favorite
games. The Classic Controller Pro is available in black or white and carries a
suggested retail price of $19.99.
Featuring two rows of shoulder
buttons and ergonomically designed grips, the Classic Controller Pro is
compatible with more than 460 Wii, WiiWare and Virtual Console games. It plugs
directly into the Wii Remote controller to provide a unique control option for
veteran gamers and newcomers alike.
Consumers also have the option of
purchasing a limited-edition product bundle that includes a black Classic
Controller Pro and a copy of Capcom Entertainment’s action-filled Monster Hunter
Tri game, which also makes its North American debut today. The bundle is offered
at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
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