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NintendoFuse presents, Wii Sounds

NintendoFuse presents, Wii Sounds

After implementing Wii interface sounds into WiiNintendo’s sister site, Wiifii.net and using Wii Sports sounds in a video, I’ve been asked dozens of times if I could send them the sounds I recorded directly off the Wii. I decided to release WiiNintendo’s first album entitled “Wii Sounds”, this album is a free download via SendSpace or Torrent and includes such […]

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WiiNintendo randomly brought up on TWiT’s podcast

LR8ptlgojMY Host Leo Laporte (from The ScreenSavers with Kevin Rose and Kevin Norton) does the TWiT podcast, net@night, with co-host Amber MacArthur. They cover all tech related news floating around the web during that particular week. If you don’t know about TWiT.tv or Leo Laporte and you’re a self-proclaimed geek/nerd, I suggest checking out their podcasts, great stuff. Anyway, I […]

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More praise…Exergaming Extends

More praise…Exergaming Extends

To continue on in the exercise craze, SeriousGameSource has a fabulous article on how we perceive exergames as basically only movements in the wrong environments, but for the Wii, movements are acted out more through social interaction. So no more Huffys, Nordatracks, and George Foreman Mean Lean Fat Machines, step into the world of Wii! Source

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US Game Sales, Adventure Article, Mark Rein, and more

US Game Sales, Adventure Article, Mark Rein, and more

US Wii Game Sales (as of Jan. 28th): 1. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Nintendo): 1.030.750 2. Red Steel (Ubisoft): 257 750 3. Rayman Raving Rabbids (Ubisoft): 215 750 4. Madden NFL 07 (Electronic Arts): 202 500 5. Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz (Sega): 196 500 6. Call of Duty 3 (Activision): 174 000 7. Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (Activision): […]

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WiiNintendo teams up with Traineo.com

WiiNintendo teams up with Traineo.com

Roughly 4 weeks into my 6 week long “Wii Sports Experiment” I came across the site, Traineo.com. I began to use the site to track my fitness progress. I only wish I found it before I started, it truly is a site developed for and around the user. All of the data I was tracking by hand, they had tools […]

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It Looks Like Wii Workout is a PHENOMENON!

It Looks Like Wii Workout is a PHENOMENON!

It seems that Perrin Kaplin is even surprised about the Wii exercise craze.  She proclaims that the Wii was intended to get people off of the couch and moving a little, but not as a form of exercise.  And the people who experience the “Wii Elbow” are just out-of-shape.  Thanks to many, including Mickey (bolded paragraph), the Wii is paving the […]

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Reggie needs an assistant

Reggie needs an assistant

  I am not sure of the credibility of this release, but it seems to be true.  I guess Reggie, the NOA pres, is looking for YOU as an assistant with at least eight years of related experience.  So don’t wait, HURRY!…and no, he can’t have Mario as an assistant… Assistant To The President – 0700000004 Nintendo of America Inc. The worldwide leader and […]

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Konami to Announce MORE This Monday

Konami to Announce MORE This Monday

  If DDR: Hottest Party! and Dewy’s Adventure weren’t enough, Konami made an impressive statement, stating that a slew of other Konami titles, even franchises, are coming to the Wii.  Plus, the Konami site has the press releases of the above two additions to the Wii lineup.  May we see some Castlevania and Contra for the Wii!  A man can […]

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Wii Sports Experiment, from Digg to book

Wii Sports Experiment, from Digg to book

This is a follow-up to the “Wii Sports Experiment” article I conducted and wrote. First of all I’d like to thank EVERYONE who has emailed me, it’s really great to hear such positive feedback and it’s really a nice feeling to hear you’ve inspired people to not only purchase a Wii, but to use my experiment as a motivator to […]

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Free 3D model of Wiimote, you’re welcome

Free 3D model of Wiimote, you’re welcome

My Co-Worker, Pat Grubb, modeled this flawless Wiimote using 3D Studio Max 8, we’re going to be using it for various projects, but in the spirit of giving, we’re letting everyone download the .max file for free. Download Wiimote 3D Studio Max file

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Mario Kart 64 Virtual Console Review

Mario Kart 64 Virtual Console Review

                                                                     Mario Kart 64 was the first video game I ever played, so you bet I’m not going to give it a bad rating. Also I gave my N64 away(big mistake) and havent played it in a while. I was giddy with the excitment of playing it and suprisingly the download time wasn’t as long as I […]

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ZeStuff.com selling discounted Wii and DS games

ZeStuff.com selling discounted Wii and DS games

Head over to http://www.zestuff.com/vg/ to grab some Wii games on the cheap: Excite Truck – $39.95 Happy Feet – $39.95 Madden 2007 – $39.95 Rampage – $24.95 Super Monkey Ball – $39.95 Tony Hawk’s Downhill Jam – $39.95 DS games are 20$ or less and all of their accessories are below cost.

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Mickey Gets Recognition!

Mickey Gets Recognition!

  Courtesy of IGN: Playing the Wii is quite a different experience than the usual sit-motionless-on-the-couch scenario. Nintendo’s new console has gotten people on their feet and using muscles their bodies had forgotten about. One blogger in Philadelphia has lost nine pounds just from playing Wii Sports. After six weeks of playing Wii Sports for 30 minutes a day, Mickey […]

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UncleGamer Podcast with WiiNintendo interview

UncleGamer Podcast with WiiNintendo interview

UncleGamer sits down with Mickey from WiiNintendo.net and speaks with him about his home brewed Wii sports fitness plan. Mickey participated in a 6 week regiment where he played a mandatory 30 minutes of Wii sports per day with the goal of tracking weight loss, calories burned per session, heart rate, belly size and more. I outlined a 6 week […]

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Wii Sports Experiment, Results!

Wii Sports Experiment, Results!

Discuss this and other video game fitness in our forums, HERE. ———————————————————————– UPDATE 1: I gathered some of the media appearances I made world wide, you can watch, listen, and read them here. UPDATE 2: 3 independent studies from California State University, West Virginia, and Liverpool John Moores University have all concluded that the Wii is a viable workout: “Kids […]

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