Nintendo today announced the Japanese release date and price details for the new Wii U console. The system will be available in that market starting December 8 and will cost 26,250 yen ($335) and up.
The Wii U will feature 2GB of memory: 1GB for games and 1GB for system memory. Also Wii game discs will sport a 25 GB capacity.
Similar details for the U.S. are expected during a Nintendo press conference New York on Thursday morning. You'll be able to follow along with the New York press conference with our live blog from the event, starting at 9:30 a.m. ET.