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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 that they dislik...   read

 
 
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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 truth. However, it'...   read

 
 
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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 University Weimar are ...   read

 
 
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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 Amigo section o...   read

 
 
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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 program called Digit...   read

 
 
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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 over on Wiiz, an...   read

 
 
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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 system that would ...   read

 
 
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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 cufflinks in the shape...   read

 
 
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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 while you game...   read

 
 
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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. According to th...   read

 
 
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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 sounding medica...   read

 
 
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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.MAXCONSOLE is reporting ...   read

 
 
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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 Remote stop res...   read

 
 
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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 (pointless, waste of...   read

 
 
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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 sighted at the ...   read

 
 
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Weekend Destructainment: The Wiimote can do anything!

<a href="http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/8020a47e1b" mce_href="http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/8020a47e1b">Backlash</a> on <a href=...   read

 
 
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Wiimote dispenses fun, exercise, and candy

Our friends at CandyAddict know that we love candy. So we jump with joy at the rare chance that we get to talk about candy in relations to videogames. Brian recently went to the All Candy Expo and came across a couple of new Nintendo themed...   read

 
 
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Wii Remote hack: make your own digital whiteboard

Perhaps you've seen Johnny Lee's Minority Report-ish Wii Remote hack. Being able to track fingers in mid air is pretty impressive, but his newest Wii Remote hack could actually save someone thousands of dollars.The digital whiteboards you'...   read

 
 
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Oneechanbara R perfects the art of Engrish

Oneechanbara R is going to let you do some really cool interactive moves with your Wiimote, but honestly that's not the reason I wanted to write about this upcoming title. The game itself is a zombie chop fest, which thrills me as I love an...   read

 
 
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Soul Calibur Legends footage: can we dress Taki as a cod?

That clip up there is some newly released footage for Namco-Bandai's Soul Calibur Legends, the adventure game offshoot of their very successful weapons-based fighting series. I don't think anyone should ever judge a game before they've ac...   read

 
 
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N'Gai Croal proposes a better Wiimote

One of my only major complaints about BioShock was that for a first time FPS player, I would have preferred the sensitivity of playing with a mouse over the right stick on a 360 controller. Since I don't have the SuperComputer Of The Future...   read

 
 
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TGS 2007: No More Heroes hands-on

On a game console where pixls, toadstools, and bobble headed caricatures rule, it seems like it's becoming more difficult to find some good, clean action and fighting. We did not find that in Marvelous Entertainment's stylistic brawler No M...   read

 
 
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Tomb Raider: Anniversary for the Wii looks good, the flashlight not so much

If you were to go by the above video on its own merits, you might be tempted to squeeze out a few laughs at Nintendo's expense regarding Tomb Raider: Anniversary's port from the PlayStation 2 to the Wii. The good news is that if you've bee...   read

 
 
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We've all been missing out: Carnival Games hits best seller lists

Global Star's fairground fun Wii title Carnival Games has been making major showings on sales charts, including coming in at number eight on Amazon.com's Bestsellers (video games) list -- and here we were playing silly titles like BioShock ...   read

 
 
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Nurse, Wii-scalpel, STAT! Trauma Center: New Blood trailer

Couch surgeons, scrub in and switch on your forehead lights, as the trailer for the upcoming Wii title Trauma Center: New Blood hits the 'net. Another bloody blend of anime art and medical techno-babble comes to us from Atlus, who seems to ...   read

 
 
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