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.

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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.

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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...

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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...

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"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...

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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...

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"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...

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"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,...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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

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