Nightsurge is probably right. We heard very few reports of Wii shortages in December other than Gamestop complaining about that blizzard on the east coast. It's probably just stores clearing out inventory in anticipation of the black Wiis.
Black Wii's aren't going to replace white Wii's, so there is no reason to clear out stock. If they were, they cleared out stock a little too fast considering the shortages have been for the last couple of weeks.
A game I'm developing with some friends:
It is largely a technical exercise but feedback is appreciated.