Wacom today announced that it has dropped the price of its popular Intuos2 Platinum 6×8 professional pen tablet to US$299 (previously $349). Intuos2 tablets feature Wacom’s patented cordless and battery-free pen technology. The ergonomically designed Grip Pen provides “greater control, comfort, and productivity for photographers, designers and artists.” The cordless Intuos2 mouse provides precise tracking and control, without a ball or batteries. Bundled software includes: Adobe Photoshop Elements 2.0, Painter Classic by Corel, penPalette by nik multimedia, and Wacom Brushes 1.0. Earlier today, Wacom introduced its Graphire3 tablets.