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WiiNintendo featured in The New York Times

WiiNintendo featured in The New York Times

Week 1 – hey_suburbia taking measurements Excerpt from the New York Times: “Anybody — even 78-year-old lawyers who’ve never touched a video game — can immediately get into these games. One enterprising blogger [WiiNintendo's hey_suburbia] has already launched an official six-week Wii fitness experiment. He’ll track his body fat and resting heart rate as he builds daily 30-minute Wii workouts […]

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Wiimote d-pad works in Javascript or Flash games!

Wiimote d-pad works in Javascript or Flash games!

The browser’s native resolution appears to be 800×500 (SuperVGA minus 100 pixels for the menu bar) at 4:3 and 1024×500 at 16:9 but there is also the “Opera for handheld” mode if you hit 2 (similar to the F11 functionality in the desktop version) which strangely doesn’t report itself as “handheld” unlike the desktop version; maybe the Opera developers could […]

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Review: WiimoteSkins

Review: WiimoteSkins

Modding skills not up to par? Don’t feel like dissecting your controller to make it look like an 8-bit NES controller, have no fear WiimoteSkins.com has released a whole bunch of very carefully designed skins that fit the Wiimote like a glove. When I first heard about “stickers” for my Wiimote or console I was immediately put off, I didn’t […]

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Wii Opera browser is OUT! 2:30AM EST

Wii Opera browser is OUT! 2:30AM EST

iaxT9bcT__s It’s currently 2:00AM EST, and the pictures are coming in. Looks like it was released in Europe and Australia around 12:00AM EST. Here in the states it was a sporadic release, I heard North Dakota got it around 1:45AM. It’s live at 3:00AM EST for the USA. I downloaded the browser and have been putting it to the test. […]

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WiiFii.net – Wii Flash Channel

WiiFii.net – Wii Flash Channel

Update: Well, I took my chances with Flash 8, guess it’s back to the drawing board since the Wii Opera trial doesn’t support Flash 8. It also has a completely different resolution than anticipated. I’ve been working on this new project for the past week or so, things have been super busy over here at WiiNintendo.net, we’ve launched Wiigg.net, maintained […]

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Wiigg (Wii + Digg), updates to 2.1

Wiigg (Wii + Digg), updates to 2.1

I’ve been working hard behind the scenes over at Wiigg.net, in addition to the launch of 2.0, I’ve added a lot of cool new features and looks. I will continue to update the site through out the holidays and expect some really cool things for ’07. Thanks to ALL of you who have wrote in and joined. We gotten 200 […]

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WiiNintendo featured on Wiicast

WiiNintendo featured on Wiicast

WiiCast is a brand new podcast that talks everything Wii, their first show aired a couple nights ago and was amazing. Stream or download the show

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CNN: deep undercover, the Wiimote strap

yddMD5_X3gY Some reporter goes deep undercover to find the true meaning of the Wiimote strap dilemma facing this country. He also finds time to hang out with some dudes from joystiq and a chiropractor in Times Square.

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Wii Sports Experiment

Wii Sports Experiment

NOTICE: The experiment is OVER and you can see ALL the results, here: http://wiinintendo.net/2007/01/15/wii-sports-experiment-results/ Update 1: Wii Sports Experiment featured in New York Times, read Update 2: It has finally arrived, this Monday (today) I’ll be finishing my 6 week experiment, stay tuned for the extensive analysis including images, videos, and detailed stats this Tuesday 1/16/07! There will be a […]

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Web design guide for Opera Browser on Wii

Web design guide for Opera Browser on Wii

12/23/06, Update: Now that the browser has been released, some new info has come up, check out my latest dump of browser data, HERE First, one of the biggest questions is: What resolution will it display at? Based on what’s visible while browsing the Wii Shop Channel using the Wii, then comparing that same screen via the Firefox browser using […]

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Wii component cables VS the bundled composite cables

Wii component cables VS the bundled composite cables

My Official Nintendo component cables arrived today. Hooked it right up and started playing. The first thing that really jumped out at me was when I launched Zelda and saw Link on Epona, I was amazed. It’s sort of bitter sweet, it tends to sharpen the edges so much they become too defined, but it’s WAY better especially during motion. […]

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The Legend of Zelda – Full Retrospective DVD

The Legend of Zelda – Full Retrospective DVD

Download DVD Torrent Download the Official DVD cover art If you have not heard or seen anything about the Zelda Retrospective series, it’s about time you did. GameTrailers.com released 6 in-depth videos looking at the entire Zelda series. They released one video a week since October. They finally wrapped up the last part this past Sunday. You can view all […]

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TV rip of first Wii commercial.

We had the “bootleg” version that WiiNintendo edited and cleaned up for a few days, containing the all four spots, three of which weren’t shown tonight. View them here. Now view the TV rip of the first :30 Wii commercial in good quality: 0TVxgejwcJUCkS2DJ6VX_g

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X-Play Wii episode broadcast Live on WiiNintendo

X-Play Wii episode broadcast Live on WiiNintendo

WiiNintendo is broadcasting X-Play Wii edition, LIVE. Starting now you can start watching the end of “Attack of the Show”, X-Play starts at 8:00pm EST. Click here to launch the live show! UPDATE: The show has ended. thanks to all those who tuned in, there was over 700 connections. The show was pretty bad and didn’t give any real info. […]

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WiiNintendo recieves their Wii!

WiiNintendo recieves their Wii!

Just got a call from my best friend who runs WiiNintendo’s sister site, BasicFunction.com and he said we have received a Wii with Zelda, Excite Truck, and Rayman! Impressions, video, pics to come!!!! Cell Phone Pic: Zelda Twilight Princess: Goron Mines cwUmbFn0eps Zelda Twilight Princess: Iron Boots rPM5O-pXkCA

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