Wii - Timeline

Sunday2nd Jan 2022

  • Feature 14 Wii Games That Deserve Switch Ports

    Swiitch ports

    It's now 15 years since Wii launched and the world was introduced to the inclusive delights of Wii Sports, waggle gaming, and Wii elbow. That little three-DVD-case-sized box of tricks delivered some real gems over its long life — many of which were tailor-made for the system's innovative remote-style motion controller and nunchuk and...

Wednesday29th Dec 2021

Thursday16th Dec 2021

Monday29th Nov 2021

  • Video The Wii Turns 15 This Year, And Here Are Our Memories

    Wii would like to be young again

    Yes, we know that the Wii actually turned 15 a short time ago – November 19th, to be precise – but our video team has since gotten together to chat about the incredible impact of Nintendo's motion-controlled behemoth. It's remarkable to think that this groundbreaking system is 15 years old (that's more than half...

Saturday27th Nov 2021

Friday19th Nov 2021

Friday5th Nov 2021

Thursday4th Nov 2021

Tuesday19th Oct 2021

Sunday3rd Oct 2021

Tuesday31st Aug 2021

  • News The 'Unhackable' Wii Mini Has Been Hacked

    A mini marvel

    Remember the Nintendo Wii Mini? It arrived on the market in 2012, after the original Wii had sold millions of units all over the world. With the shiny new Wii U hitting store shelves around the same time, the intention was for the Wii Mini to provide a cut-price, $99 option for gamers on a budget. The problem was that in reducing the...

Saturday28th Aug 2021

Saturday14th Aug 2021

Sunday1st Aug 2021

Saturday31st Jul 2021

  • News Scrapped Wii "Bulletin Board Channel" Uncovered In Nintendo Gigaleak

    And a look at the Wii Shop Channel prior to release

    By the time we get our hands on consoles, games, and even apps, there have already been multiple revisions during the design stages. Often, we'll see these concepts shared by the developers in various ways later down the line, but in this particular case, it's via a leak. Yes, the Nintendo...

Monday26th Jul 2021

  • Random This Wonderful LEGO Wii Build Brings Back Memories Of Simpler Times

    'I don't need to use the wrist strap'

    The year's 2007. After months of searching for stock up and down the country, your family has finally gotten their hands on Nintendo's new Wii console, complete with a copy of Wii Sports, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz. Remember this? Despite picking up these new...

Wednesday21st Jul 2021

Tuesday8th Jun 2021

  • Random A Keen Wii Fit Grandmother Has Reached 4,784 Days In The Game

    Putting the rest of us to shame

    It's fair to say that a number of us have some dusty Ring Fit Adventure Ring-Con controllers hiding in corners, wondering if they'll ever be used again. It's the curse of the fitness game - initial enthusiasm can easily make way for apathy within a matter of weeks. Well, not so in one particular case, which is a...

Sunday6th Jun 2021

Monday31st May 2021

  • Video 100 Amazing Wii Games In 20 Minutes

    We're wagging our remotes like happy dogs

    The Nintendo Wii, now that's a console. No need for HD, 4K, HDR or gigaflops - Nintendo just shrunk and boosted a GameCube, added clever motion controls, then sat back and watched the world have fun. It had some amazing games, and not just the usual contenders but also lesser known titles that are still...

Friday7th May 2021

  • Random Say Hello To The Wii SPii Portable, A GBA-Sized Console

    The modding community strikes again

    The Wii is a much-loved console, and was actually rather cute and dinky back in the day when compared to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Nevertheless, current-day modders and hackers often look for new ways to play the system, with last year's WiiBoy Color being a good example. The market for shrinking the console...

Wednesday28th Apr 2021

Monday26th Apr 2021

Monday19th Apr 2021

Sunday28th Mar 2021