Category Archives: fine control

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Wii Play: Motion

+/- Click for more/less Wii Play Motion is the sequel to Wii Play.  Wii Play was initially released as an introduction to the controls for the (then) newly released Nintendo Wii.  With the release of the MotionPlus add-on a few … Continue reading

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Wii Party

+/- Click for more/less Wii Party is a family orientated game with numerous approaches to game play.  The board games and family activities that the game suggests need upwards of 15 minutes to play are not therapeutically friendly and probably … 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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Links Crossbow

+/- Click for more/less Links Crossbow is a shooting game relying on aim and co-ordination.  The game does use both the WiiMote and Nunchuk, with the Nunchuk joystick being used to control the direction of the player.  It has a … Continue reading

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Blazing Angels

+/- Click for more/less Blazing Angels is a flight simulator game that requires complex use of both WiiMote and Nunchuk.  The game is based on a storyline making it difficult to access different levels of the game to suit the user.  The games requires high … Continue reading

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Endless Ocean 1

+/- Click for more/less Endless Ocean is a deep sea exploration game that allows the user to dive into the deep waters and swim around, viewing creatures, landmarks and becoming familiar with the ocean. It predominatly a story based game … Continue reading

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Wii Sports Resort

+/- Click for more/less Wii Sports Resort offers 12 activities and games two of which are from Wii Sports – Bowling and Golf. Nine of the games use just the Remote with five games only requiring simple use of the … Continue reading

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Wii Play

+/- Click for more/less Wii Play is an excellent starting point for anyone learning how to use the controller. It usually comes with a Wii Remote, to add a second controller to the Wii Console. It consists of 10 mini … Continue reading

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