Matt Elliott writes: "The results are in, and January 2007 saw Nintendo and its Wii console deliver record-breaking sales. Just a few short years ago, Nintendo was nearly gasping for life, with dwindling returns and exhausted franchises. In this two part series, be-something.com explores ten things that Nintendo did right in 2006, covering issues like software, branding, consumer perception and overall strategy. It's been a long road for the House that Mario Built, and there's no doubt that 2006 was a pivotal year for them. Let's take a look at the moves they made."