Tagged: Wii Motion Plus

Red Steel 2

Red Steel 2 release date

I can’t believe it’s been almost nine months since the release of the Wii MotionPlus add-on for the Wii Remote. Since then only a handful of games have actually used the Wii Accessory; most notably Tiger Woods PGA 10 and Wii Sports Resort. Now with Red Steel 2; sequel to the best best-selling original Wii game within reach, perhaps we’ll finally see what Motion Control on Wii can really be like. The Red Steel 2 release date is March 23rd and if you own a Wii then this is the must have title to own before the upcoming Metroid and...

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Using a Wiimote with The Legend of Zelda for the Wii

Looking forward to the new Legend of Zelda game on the Wii? Well you’d better get yourself a Wii MotionPlus controller if you haven’t already. It’s rumoured the game will ONLY work with the peripheral not only for swinging your sword naturally but also for solving puzzles and killing enemies in other wondrous ways. Related: Colored Nintendo Wii Remotes, Wii Motion Plus review

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Wii Music Plus

There could be a sequel on the way for Wii Music entitled Wii Music Plus. Mr Miyamoto has admitted the 2008 release under-performed so Nintendo will try to make amends using all the added benefits of Wii MotionPlus support. Buy Wii Music Plus now New: Buy Wii Music Plus from Amazon.com Related: Wii Christmas party games, Wii MotionPlus

Wii Motion Plus

Wii Motion Plus review

It’s tricky to review a static piece of hardware but that will not stop me from trying. Let’s start at the beginning; Wii MotionPlus is a small extension to the Wii Remote which connects and fixes to the Nunchuck port. Inside is a tiny electro gyroscope and if you’re not up on what a gyroscope is I suggest you think of it as a suspended but fixed sensor which can rotate freely in three dimensions. If that isn’t clear enough then just pretend there is a magic ball inside and that will make both our lives easier. Whilst the Wii...

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Nintendo Wii MotionPlus Release Date

Wii MotionPlus is the special controller extension which adds a gyroscope to the Wii Remote to offer full 1 to 1 movement recognition. Originally announced nearly a year ago and then disappeared from the gaming radar Nintendo have finally given us the official details and pricing. The Wii MotionPlus release date is June 8th 2009 and the price is just $20. You can preorder your MotionPlus’ which comes with free protective jacket from Amazon.com ready and waiting for the upcoming compatible games from Nintendo, EA and Sega. Buy Wii MotionPlus now New: Buy Wii MotionPlus from Amazon.com Related: Wii MotionPlus,...

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Wii MotionPlus release date

The Wii MotionPlus has been given a release date of 12th June. The Wii MotionPlus peripheral adds an extra accelerometer to the Wii Remote to make it even more accurate. Titles that will use the new add-on include Sega’s Virtua Tennis 2009 and Tiger Woods’ latest outing. Buy the Wii MotionPlus now New: Buy the Wii MotionPlus from Amazon.com Related: Wii MotionPlus peripheral, Free Wii remote jackets