Netflix has only been available on Nintendo's Wii console for one month now, but according to the gaming company, nearly 1 million Wii users have streamed Netflix through the platform so far.

Nintendo of America's President Reggie Fils-Aime recently appeared on CNBC's 'Closing Bell,' reporting the number of people who have "participated" in the Netflix streaming system to date.

Wii users were originally offered a free disc that would allow households access to watch Netflix titles. Xbox consoles and many Blu-ray players also come with similar capabilities, but the feature was just introduced to Nintendo customers in March. Traditionally, Netflix allows its members to rent films by mail.

As postage rates rise and technology improves, Netflix may be pushing its business toward streaming. Have you ever streamed a movie or TV show on Netflix through your Nintendo Wii? Did it work well or would you prefer to rent movies on disc?

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