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WiiNintendo looking for bloggers!

WiiNintendo looking for bloggers!

Hey WiiNintendo readers, we’re looking to pick a couple of Wii-enthused bloggers. I personally (hey_suburbia) have been maintaining this site almost soley for 10 months (amongst other things), I have had some help along the way; a very big thanks to a couple of people who have helped or are currently helping: matthew, ericc77, GameFreak, MrPhiller, cheswick, SirVenom, and hochiminh […]

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Wiigg.net gets makeover/updates

Wiigg.net gets makeover/updates

Wiigg.net (WiiNintendo’s sister site/side project) got some cosmetic make overs and some optimization to look it’s best using the Wii Opera browser, if you haven’t seen this site yet, check it out. It uses open source software, Pligg, to create a digg.com like voting system. This site was set up specifically for Wii/Nintendo content. So, have a look and try […]

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Nintendo FTP screenshots

Nintendo FTP screenshots

A good friend of WiiNintendo.net had access to Nintendo’s FTP and decided to take some screenshots of all of the folders that sat there. I’m not sure how much this differs from the E3 Press FTP that was available a couple months ago. Mostly a lot of GBA/DS games, but there are some “odd” folders in there, have a look: […]

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Finetune Player for Wii

Finetune Player for Wii

The social streaming music service, Finetune, has created a Wii friendly interface that looks and works really great. Listen to featured playlists, search artist names or tags on the “radio” and create a profile on a PC and then use the Wii to play your playlist or find similar artists. The interface is absolutely amazing, one of the best I’ve […]

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DS wordpress plugin released!

DS wordpress plugin released!

“I’ve released the DS plugin for wordpress (and activated it here on my own wordpress blog). I hope you all like it. A big thank you to the original Nintendo Wii plugin team who made me want to do this and provided us with great source code of their plugin! A download linky + info can be found here;” http://wordpress.scorpei.com/ […]

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DS WordPress Plugin

DS WordPress Plugin

Hot off the heals of the Wii WordPress Plugin, developer “Scorpei” has created one that works with the browser on the Nintendo DS. “After seeing the great work done by David Harper on the WordPress Nintendo Wii plugin, I felt like making something similar for the Nintendo DS. I’ve made modifications to their checker and now it nicely detects a […]

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Line Rider for the Wii browser

Line Rider for the Wii browser

UPDATE: I GOT AN EMAIL FROM THE COMPANY MAKING LINE RIDER FOR THE WII AND DS AND ASKED ME IF I COULD TAKE THIS DOWN, SO I DID.  SORRY!  WiiNintendo’s, WiiFii.net, just got the latest of version of Line Rider (soon to appear on the Wii and DS) to be playable in the Wii browser. All buttons, graphics and text […]

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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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