NY Times on Wii’s unexpected success

From the article: “Some of the video game industry’s smartest minds thought that couch potatoes wanted richer graphics and more challenging virtual worlds. It turns out that a lot of potatoes simply wanted to get off the couch… [But] is the Wii expanding the video game market, or is it stealing customers from Sony and Microsoft?”

Read on for some excellent discussion on how Wii is changing the game. It features claims that Wii is both stealing PS3/360 business and/or merely supplementing it.