Nintendo has announced that they are dropping the price of the Wii to $149.99 and including a Mario game with the Wii hardware. Â Starting May 15th, the newly priced Wii system will come in either black or white with the Mario Kart Wii game and a matching colored Wii Wheel, replacing the previously included Wii Sports and Wii Sports Resort games. Also on May 15, Nintendo launches the new NintendoÂ Selects collection of Wii games, a set of popular games that millions of people have already experienced, at a suggested retail price of $19.99. The four must-own games in this collection areÂ The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess,Â Animal Crossing: City Folk,Â Mario: Super SluggersÂ andÂ Wii Sports, which is available for the first time as a separate software purchase. Parents and video game fans can now easily expand their library of fun, family-friendly Wii games. â€œFrom the day it launched, Wii has let players of all ages and experience levels have fun with one another,â€ said Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime. â€œThe new suggested retail pricing for both the hardware and select games will help create more of these magical moments for even greater numbers of people.â€ WithÂ Mario Kart WiiÂ now included with the Wii hardware, players will be able to enjoy fun go-kart racing with Mario and all his Mushroom Kingdom pals right out of the box. The Wii RemoteÂ Plus controller, NunchukÂ controller and Wii Wheel included in the package will all match the hardware, meaning they will be either black or white. The new black Wii Wheel will also be available separately at a suggested retail price of $9.99.