Category Archives: Reaction Speed

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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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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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WarioWare Smooth Moves

+/- Click for more/less Smooth Moves is a large collection of short mini games that are based around 12 ‘forms’. The game refers to forms as the way in which the WiiRemote is held.This is a good game with lots … Continue reading

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Kororinpa

+/- Click for more/less Kororinpa is a simple game requiring the player to control the movement of a ball or marble around a course.  This is done through movements of the WiiMote alone.  This can be a two player 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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Big Brain Academy

+/- Click for more/less Big Brain Academy is a puzzle and logic game that tests your memory, maths and observation amongst other things. Its a great game to keep your mind active or to work on fine control and dexerity … Continue reading

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