Review: FlingSmash Nearly Lives Up To Its Name

For ten bucks more than the cost of a Wii Remote Plus you can pick up the new Nintendo controller with a copy of FlingSmash, Artoon's paddle-ball platformer. Is it worth it? Let's see. » 11/11/10 6:40pm 11/11/10 6:40pm

Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft Are Finally Competing on Common Ground

With the launch of the Xbox 360's Kinect last week, all three major video game consoles now have motion-based gaming support. But which is the best? » 11/08/10 11:00am 11/08/10 11:00am

Wii Sports Resort Now Features Wii RemotePlus

Last year, Nintendo released Wii Sports Resort, and the bundle featured the Wii MotionPlus add-on. But in 2010, Nintendo is now phasing in the Wii RemotePlus with its on-board Wii MotionPlus. What does that mean for Wii Sports Resort? » 11/01/10 6:00am 11/01/10 6:00am

Fling The Wii RemotePlus With FlingSmash

Late last month, a retail listing showed a FlingSmash bundle with the then unrevealed Wii RemotePlus. That controller is real and so is the bundle. » 10/21/10 9:30am 10/21/10 9:30am

So How Much Is A Wii Remote Plus In Japan?

Late last month, Nintendo confirmed that new Wii Remotes with on-board Wii MotionPlus. Today, the company has dated and priced the new Wii-motes, dubbed "Wii Remote Plus". » 10/07/10 7:00am 10/07/10 7:00am

Your Wii MotionPlus Will Work With Conduit 2

The Wii MotionPlus-compatible game list increases by one, thanks to High Voltage Software's Conduit 2, which optionally supports the Wii Remote add-on. Sega confirms it! » 6/10/10 10:15pm 6/10/10 10:15pm

One Year Later, Did These Wii and DS Promises Come True?

Nintendo cannot escape our promise-checking. Last year the world's top video game game company promised some cool stuff for the next year or so in gaming. What came true? Was any of their hype wrong? » 6/02/10 11:00am 6/02/10 11:00am

What's New About Nintendo's New Wii Remote?

Over the past few weeks, a new version of Nintendo's Wii Remote controller was tested and ruled totally compliant by the FCC. What has changed about the device that gives the Wii its waggle? » 5/20/10 12:20pm 5/20/10 12:20pm

Swords: Like Punch-Out!! But With Swords

Majesco offers the Wii owner another chance to use the rarely exploited Wii MotionPlus add-on with its new, to-the-point Swords, a game that is about swords, time traveling, and swords. » 4/29/10 6:40pm 4/29/10 6:40pm

Black Wii Bundle Shows Up In GameStop Marketing

GameStop stores' monthly poster shipment includes this lovely advertisement for the rumored black Nintendo Wii, bundled with Wii Sports, Wii MotionPlus, and Wii Sports Resort. » 4/28/10 12:40pm 4/28/10 12:40pm

Rumor: Black Wii Comes To North America In May

When will North American Wii owners finally have a sleek black console that matches their black Wii Remote, Nunchuk and Classic Controller? Maybe as early as May, according to multiple retail sources. » 4/26/10 8:00pm 4/26/10 8:00pm

The Possibilities, Surprises And Limits of Playstation's Move According…

The PlayStation Move thrives in darkness, could enable a new kind of Greek god game, has 10 hours of battery life, a mystery port and a simple innovation that could be profound. » 3/26/10 11:40am 3/26/10 11:40am

A Frank And Funny Hour With Red Steel 2's Top Man

Would you like to hear a developer speak freely about making a sequel to a game that was panned? Red Steel 2's Jason VandenBerghe did that today, from Paris. You can download one of our best hours of audio now. » 3/24/10 4:00pm 3/24/10 4:00pm

Motion Control in Gaming: Rationalizing a New Dissonance

Everything changed in 2001, the year Nintendo decided that the future of gaming didn't lay in faster processors and photorealistic images, but in interaction. » 2/22/10 10:00am 2/22/10 10:00am