Microsoft’s next-generation console launched within days of Sony’sand suffered the same fate: woefully thin inventory and crushing demand meant it sold out within minutes. The remains mostly unavailable today, four months later, though some light is starting to break through the clouds: In the last week or so we saw persistent availability at retailers including Walmart, Best Buy and GamePower. And though those retailers are currently sold out again, availability lasted far longer than at any time since Nov. 10.
The overwhelming demand for the Xbox is due in part to its…
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