Netflix, Nintendo join forces

January 13, 2010 3:20:42 PM PST
Netflix and Nintendo are joining forces to bring streaming movies and TV shows to the Wii gaming system.The Wii gives Netflix access to 26 million homes that have the gaming console.

Netflix instant viewing is already available on the X-box 360 and Playstation 3 as well as several other devices that are connected to the Internet.

The service is expected to be available this spring.

For Netflix subscribers who have a minimum monthly subscription of $9.