Category Archives: dexterity

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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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Petz Sports – Dog playground

+/- Click for more/less Petz Sports – Dog playground is a simple and basic game where by the player has a pet dog that they can teach tricks to, pet, enter into races and play sports with as well as … 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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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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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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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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