Xbox, GameCube in high demand

If you're looking for a Microsoft Xbox or a Nintendo GameCube online this holiday season, expect to pay a premium. When they have the game systems in stock, online retailers such as Amazon.

If you're looking for a Microsoft Xbox or a Nintendo GameCube online this holiday season, expect to pay a premium.

When they have the game systems in stock, online retailers such as Amazon.com, KBtoys.com and BlueLight.com are only offering them in bundles with games and extra controllers--and they're charging at least $100 over the prices for the consoles themselves. Consumers can find consoles without games and extras on auction sites such as eBay, but they should prepare for a bidding war. --Troy Wolverton, Special to ZDNet News

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
Subscription failed.
See All