Wii Fit

WII / Strategy / Release: May 19, 2008 / ESRB: E

Nintendo suit dismissed, says it won't 'succumb to patent trolls'

By Steve Watts, Mar 02, 2012 1:15pm PST

A patent suit against Nintendo has been dismissed by a Maryland district judge, the company announced today.


Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.


Nintendo <3 American Heart Association

By Alice O'Connor, May 17, 2010 9:00am PDT

Nintendo and the American Heart Association have joined forces to help people "create healthy lifestyles through physically active play," the...


Top Global Markets Reveals Top Games of 2009, Overall Unit Sales Down 8%

By Chris Faylor, Feb 03, 2010 10:00am PST

The triumvirate of research groups behind Top Global Markets--NPD Group, GfK Chart-Track Limited and Enterbrain, Inc.--have issued their breakdown...


"interesting to see how little the japs give a frack about CoD. i'm with them on that one. then ..."

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Wii and Nintendo DS Outsell NES and GameBoy

By Chris Faylor, Jan 29, 2010 11:00am PST

Having updated its lifetime hardware sales figures, Nintendo today confirmed that the Wii has outsold the Nintendo Entertainment System--making...


Nintendo Touts Holiday Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 05, 2010 3:00pm PST

Kicking off new year with self-congratulatory press release, Nintendo began today by listing off some of its accomplishments in 2009, such as its...


"I wish Nintendo appealed to me as much as they appeal to the family-fun market. Funny thing is ..."

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Spore Nets Time's 20th Best Invention of 2008, Wii Fit Among Gadgets of the Year

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2008 12:50pm PST

EA Maxis' sim-evolution game Spore (PC) has been named as Time magazine's 20th best invention of 2008, with the publication referred to it as "the...


"ah, that reminded me why i quit reading Time, bunch of wannabe tards."

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Microsoft: 60% of Wii Fit Purchases Go Unplayed

By Aaron Linde, Aug 07, 2008 8:00pm PDT

Speaking at Microsoft's GameFest UK keynote, Xbox Europe VP David Gosen claimed that some 60% of Wii Fit owners played Nintendo's fitness-oriented,...


"Whatever happened to eating clean and using a gym a Wii a TV and a Wii Fit could buy u a ..."

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Wii Fit Delayed Ever So Slightly

By Chris Faylor, May 20, 2008 8:59am PDT

Nintendo has slightly delayed this week's release of Wii Fit, nudging the title from two days past its announced debut on Monday, May 19. Though...


"can you use 2 WiiFit at once? or is only one/system? if you can have 2, do the included ..."

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EA Considering Wii Fitness Game

By Aaron Linde, May 08, 2008 1:19pm PDT

Publisher Electronic Arts is looking into the development of a Wii fitness game, Eurogamer reports. Speaking at an event, EA Sports president...


"Please make a good and fun and addictive work out game! I need it, working out sucks and is ..."

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Nintendo Sells Over 24M Wii, 70M Nintendo DS Units; FY2008 Sales Exceed $16B, Profits Over $2.4B

By Chris Faylor, Apr 24, 2008 8:00am PDT

New financial documents released by Nintendo have revealed that the company's Wii console has sold 24.45 million units worldwide since its 2006...


"These PC developers speaking out against the Wii are starting to sound more and more desperate ..."

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Wii Fit to Sell for $89.99

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2008 7:11am PDT

Nintendo of America has announced that its upcoming healthy lifestyle software Wii Fit (Wii) will carry a suggested retail price of $89.99 in North...


"I'll quickly just find the easiest way to complete everything to get the highest score. The ..."

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New Wii Fit Media Arrives

By Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2008 9:05am PDT

Ever eager to please, Nintendo has released 43 new screenshots of Wii Fit, showing off the various activities and European localization of its...


"It looks like there are some pretty fun games in there. Plus my girl will probably work out a ..."

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We Ski Announced, Works with Wii Balance Board

By Chris Faylor, Mar 03, 2008 10:25am PST

Namco Bandai today announced We Ski, revealing its intent to poach some fresh powder on the Wii. Due out later this spring in North America, the...


"I know the whole graphics subject has been beat to death millions of times over, but I just wish ..."

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North American WiiWare, Wii Fit Dates Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 20, 2008 6:36am PST

In a press release noting its Game Developers Conference presence, Nintendo has announced that the first U.S. WiiWare games will start showing up...


"weird the news this morning said "Wii Fit released today" stupid news =/"

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