Wii shortage expected during holidays

July 23, 2008 3:44:03 PM PDT
A popular videogame machine may still be hard to come by this upcoming holiday season. The head of Nintendo tells Forbes magazine that he cannot guarantee that shoppers will be able to find a Wii game console during the holidays.

Nintendo's CEO says it plans to increase shipments to the U.S. but admits the company is having a hard time keeping up with the enormous demand here for the Wii.

Despite supply problems, the Wii is the best-selling game console in the U.S.