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The Original Wii Workout – Results!

The Original Wii Workout – 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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Wii Sports Experiment, Results!

Wii Sports Experiment, Results!

———————————————————————– UPDATE 1: I gathered some of the media appearances I was involved with 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 burn 40% more calories” “Through our testing it is […]

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The Wii’s are coming! In stock that is.

The Wii’s are coming!  In stock that is.

Multiple resources say that Game Crazy will be receiving shipments of Wii’s this week. What is unclear is if it’s today, Tuesday, or Wednesday. So, go ahead and call your local Game Crazy if you’re still looking for a console. You can find the nearest Game Crazy here: Game Crazy store locator

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Wii Sports Experiment Results, coming Tuesday!

Wii Sports Experiment Results, coming Tuesday!

It’s finally arrived, this Monday 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! Check out my original post about the announcement of this experiment, here

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WiiFeed updated

WiiFeed updated

WiiNintendo.net has a few “sister sites”, all of which are just subdirectories of WiiNintendo: WiiFeed.net: RSS feeds from 20 of the best Wii news sources WiiFii.net: Flash gaming for Wii browser WiiWorkout.net: Currently points to WiiNintendo.net (Will be updated once I conclude my Wii Sports Experiment) Wiigg.net: A Digg.com type site for Wii only content using the open source software, […]

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Why do mainstream news agencies disregard the Wii?

Why do mainstream news agencies disregard the Wii?

I’m not going to get into the methodology of mainstream media, but I have to ask why does the Wii only make the “news” on these websites when it’s about broken controllers or long lines? Up until now I’ve thought it’s been pretty fair, but recently it seems that 3-4 times a week I’ll find PS3 ONLY articles on the […]

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Wii Q1, ’07 FTP content:

Wii Q1, ’07 FTP content:

Update: It appears folders have been emptied and some deleted as of late 1/8/07, anybody download everything? ———————————————————- This is a WiiNintendo exclusive, have a look at some of the high res art work and 360. mov’s: ftp://ftp3.starcomworldwide.com/Wii%20Q1%20’07/ user name: nintendo2 password: nintendo3

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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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