Couple years doesn't sound too bad. I mean if it's like next year then it may be annoying, but 2 years I'll have enough money to buy it, and it's worth it if the graphics and power are pushed this time.
For some reason, I get a 404 error, when I click on the link.
And, jan33sh, I don't think it's a whole different console, the games won't be similar, they would be exactly the same as you would be able to play one game on both wiis.
...Probably, if it's not the rumour I've heard(with the dvd player/hard drive thing).