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3:45 PM on 07.15.2008

E3 08: More Wii MotionPlus info, but why doesn't the Wiimote already do this?

[video]95412:60[/video]It seemed inevitable that Nintendo would capitalize on their motion technology, considering the rampant success of the Wii itself and the reaction to WiiFit and the balance board. Some gamers complain t...

Colette Bennett

4:20 PM on 07.11.2008

Is Darwin going to shift the balance of power away from Nintendo?

At first glance, it would seem as if Motus Games is looking to cash in on the Wii craze with its introduction of the Darwin controller, but as Galagabug highlights in his community blog, nothing could be further from the trut...

SRVSLPS

9:21 AM on 07.10.2008

Introducing the Wiibrator, or, how to diddle yourself with a Wiimote

If I find I have, ahem, "needs", I can honestly say that the last thing I consider doing is satisfying them with a Wiimote, but you know, different strokes for different folks. It seems some folks at Bauhaus Univers...

Colette Bennett

7:49 AM on 07.04.2008

Samba de Amigo maracas confirmed

Confirmation is pretty easy to get if you have the rumored equipment in your hand, while standing next to a spokesman at an official event. It wasn’t me with the maracas, but Gamekyo’s recent trip to the Samba de ...

Brad Nicholson

2:17 PM on 06.06.2008

Wiimote allows creativity for the disabled with Digital Wheel Art

I will admit that the Wiimote is not my controller of choice, but seeing it used in new and creative ways does give me the kind of warm fuzzies that only good deeds can. The image you see above was created by means of a progr...

Colette Bennett

12:38 PM on 06.04.2008

Hama Reemote controller offers the ebony alternative

Once you go black ... well, you know the rest. For those of you fed up with the Wii's virginal color scheme, now there's something a little edgier coming down the pipeline. Pics of Hama's "Reemote" have been spied o...

Colette Bennett

11:36 AM on 05.08.2008

Apple goes the way of the Wiimote: new gaming controller being developed

I know what you are thinking: but Apple doesn't have a console for the controller to work with. They do have Apple TV, though, and the patent they recently filed reveals that they are doing research on a 3D remote control sys...

Colette Bennett

2:25 PM on 04.22.2008

Label yourself a permadork for life: Wii cufflinks

Per the words of our own resident tipster Jonathan Ross, these Wii cufflinks hover somewhere between awesome and ridiculous. Awesome because if you're a raving Wii fan, you can show it off mack daddy style with silver cufflin...

Colette Bennett

1:25 PM on 04.09.2008

360 "Wiimote" has a codename: Newton!

A few days ago, our own Dale North gave us the skinny on the Microsoft version of the famed Wiimote, as lazy gamers groaned and liberally applied their palms to their faces. It seems the craze to jump all over the living room...

Colette Bennett





3:53 PM on 04.07.2008

First details on Xbox 360's Wiimote-ish motion sensing controller

Motion sensing controllers: Nintendo did it up right, Sony tried to do something like it, and now Microsoft is busy working on their version.  MTV News gives us the first details on Microsoft's answer to the Wii Remote. ...

Dale North

10:55 AM on 04.03.2008

Wiiitis backed by MRI, but we still think it's avoidable

Back in June of last year, word about Wiimote aficionados injuring themselves during the course of overly intense bouts of play caught our attention. The affliction was featured on WebMD, and even given one of those official ...

SRVSLPS

1:21 PM on 01.11.2008

A Wii tragedy: no lightsaber peripherals?

Proving once again that protecting us from ourselves is a greater cause than fulfilling our geekish needs comes word that Nintendo isn't all that keen on introducing full-sized lightsaber attachments for the Wiimote.MAXCONSOL...

SRVSLPS

10:30 AM on 01.01.2008

Nintendo: if your Wii Remote has been bad, give it a spanking

Is your game console in need of some serious discipline? Here's a tip from Nintendo on how to fix a "frozen" Wii Remote.GeekDad got the kids a Wii for Christmas. While playing with their new console, they had a Wii ...

Dale North

3:36 AM on 12.29.2007

The Wii Shark Gun

DealExtreme has a new Wiimote cradle called the Pega Shark Gun. It runs for $10.86 and is shaped like one of the greatest creature of the seas. The Shark Gun is basically just like any of the other Wii light gun add-ons (poin...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

10:00 AM on 12.27.2007

Nintendo Wii Light Sword sighted in Canada

It seems that the Wii lightsaber has hit store shelves, at least in Canada (previously, only the UK had seen these bad boys for sale.) Thanks to a covert photographer, Go Nintendo posted a few pics of the sabers this morning ...

Colette Bennett

10:12 PM on 12.22.2007

Weekend Destructainment: The Wiimote can do anything!

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Hamza CTZ Aziz