Category Archives: General Fitness

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Family Trainer – Outdoor Challenge

Family Trainer – Outdoor Challenge is a game that requires a good degree of pre existing control of dynamic standing balance. It makes use of a dance mat style controller that is used on the floor. For patients with reasonable … Continue reading

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Step to the Beat

Step to the Beat is a good motivational game that promotes stepping in time with the music that is played through the game. Therapy potential = GOOD +/- Click for more/less The game setting and scenario is that of an … Continue reading

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Fit & Fun – Your Virtual Personal Coach – Game Review

Fit and Fun is a fitness orientated game that introduces so couple of games that also aim to contribute to developing fitness skills.  The game combines elements of fitness routines with a handful of accessible and responsive games that can be described … Continue reading

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Balance Training – PhysioFun

+/- Click for more/less PhysioFun Balance Training is a WiiWare game using the WiiMote and balance board, available for purchase and download direct from the Wii Shopping Channel for 2000 points. The game concerns itself solely with balance and simple … Continue reading

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Just Dance

+/- Click for more/less Just Dance is an active game that requires the player to follow a sequence of dance moves during well known songs. The game only requires the use of one Wii Remote in dominant hand. As the … Continue reading

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Wii Fit

+/- Click for more/less Wii Fit generally comes with the Fit Board – a controller with 4 pressure sensors that when the user stands or sits on it the board detects changes in weight transference. Predominantly lower limb and balance … Continue reading

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Rayman Raving Rabbids 2

+/- Click for more/less Rayman Raving Rabbids is the second Rayman game released for the Wii.  The game is made up of a broad selection of mini games, the majority of which are already unlocked (you don’t have to play the … Continue reading

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Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games

+/- Click for more/less Sonic and Mario Olympic Games is a collection of mini games relating to olympic sports.  Most games can be accessed by just using the WiiMote but they can also be played using the Nunchuk as well.  Most of the … Continue reading

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Family Ski and We Ski & Snowboard

  +/- Click for more/less Family Ski is the first of two snow sport games by Namco.  This first version of the skiing game called Family Ski, offers the chance to explore balance and control of increased weight bearing to … Continue reading

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Carnival Games

+/- Click for more/less Carnival is a collection of fair ground games that most people will be familiar with, using the WiiMote intuitively to play the games.  The majority of the mini games (of which there are 25) require a … Continue reading

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