My Co-Worker (Jared Weinstock) and I during his co-op at my company (not WiiNintendo.net… my day job) played with the Wii in our office, talked video games, and even played around with infrared goggles. When he went to do his Senior Product at Drexel he went far and above:
Excerpt from the Philadelphia Inquirer:
Weinstock, the team leader, says the aim of the program was to bring “virtual reality into the home.”
“A lot of people have Wiis and don’t realize you can do these crazy things,” he said.
Indeed, to a new player, Fourmation can feel like a veritable tsunami of “crazy things.” The game, [...]
Chace Crawford – Sword Fighting on the Wii
Thanks for the tips everyone! More pics to come.
Photo credit: BeatsinTheBox, Marmalade, Quintanomedia, GameDaily, Socrates
WiiConnect let’s Wii homebrew users go online, and do things that interact with other people. This is to try to bring an XBOX Live feel to the Wii, which is something Nintendo failed to do, and the Wii desperately needs it. Right now, WiiConnect is simply an email client. Eventually, however, it should have the following features:
* Homebrew Browser integration, or a homebrew downloader made by me if integration doesn’t work out * Chat (Hopefully many protocols eventually) * E-mail (POP3, IMAP, SMTP) * Public Profiles * News Reader (RSS feed reader, with a Wii News RSS feed) * Ability to poke other users on WiiConnect, no matter [...]
How many of you are excited for Flipnote Studios to hit North America? I know I am, mainly because I cannot wait to see what you all come up with. Here’s a Mario kart video to hold you over, and make you want this app even more.
In Science Papa, the player is the newest member of Science Papa’s research team, looking to become the greatest scientist in the world. It won’t be easy, however, as players must prove their scientific worth against a crazy cast of rival scientists in intense competitions. Science Papa features over 30 different experiments for players, and by utilizing motion controls, players will pour and mix chemicals, pound objects into dust, monitor Bunsen burners, fix and use lab equipment and more. Players can also invite their friends into the lab, and compete against each other in split screen science competitions to see who can finish an experiment first, and with [...]