Wii MotionPlus News


Nintendo Confirms Wii Remote Plus with Built-in MotionPlus

By Brian Leahy, Sep 29, 2010 5:30pm PDT

Nintendo has confirmed the existence of the Wii Remote Plus--which has MotionPlus sensor built-in--at its press conference in Japan. The device was...


"The Nyco Wand+ is a really good product. Aside from ugliness, the controller is an incredible ..."

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Conduit 2 Will (Unsurprisingly) Support Wii MotionPlus

By Brian Leahy, Jun 11, 2010 3:40pm PDT

SEGA and High Voltage Software's sequel Conduit 2 will non-shockingly utilize Nintendo's Wii MotionPlus for enhanced control, though it will not be...


"i think this game would sell so much more copies if it was on the 360 pc or ps3. it has so much ..."

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New Standard Wii Package Includes MotionPlus, Wii Sports Resort, Available in Black

By Alice O'Connor, May 03, 2010 5:40am PDT

The Nintendo Wii will be available in black from May 9, Nintendo has announced, when it updates the $199 standard bundle to include Wii Sports...


"nunchuk is included, yes. says nintendo: "In addition to the intuitive, motion-sensing Wii ..."

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Majesco Thrusts 'Swords' on Wii, Developers Panic

By Chris Faylor, Apr 29, 2010 4:00pm PDT

The latest from Attack of the Movies 3-D, Go Play Lumberjacks and We Wish You a Merry Christmas developer Panic Button has been unveiled in the...


"Oh, Majesco, you never stop the amusement, do you? (secretly hoping it doesn't suck)"

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EA's Wii Tennis and Tiger Woods 10 Now Arriving at Wii MotionPlus Launch

By Chris Faylor, May 04, 2009 10:53am PDT

Electronic Arts' first two games to take advantage of the Wii MotionPlus accessory will now arrive alongside the optional add-on on June 8, the...


"Perhaps, but EA's really driving the point home with Grand Slam and the upcoming EA Sports ..."

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Wii MotionPlus and Wii Sports Resort Dated

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 14, 2009 6:08am PDT

Nintendo has announced prices and release dates for its control-enhancing Wii MotionPlus accessory and the game Wii Sports Resort, which will take...


"Yep Grand Slam tennis & Tiger Woods 10 are both out 6/15 and both support motion plus. I think ..."

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Wii MotionPlus Due Out by June?

By Nick Breckon, Mar 04, 2009 4:54pm PST

New details from a Nintendo Power preview indicate that the Wii MotionPlus, the remote add-on that enhances the precision the Wii motion controls,...


"They sure did, and no one since has. Why? Because Nintendo developers understand their ..."

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EA's Wii Tennis and Tiger Woods 10 Hit in June, Support Wii MotionPlus

By Chris Faylor, Feb 26, 2009 8:25am PST

Electronic Arts today announced that EA Sports Grand Slam Tennis and Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 will hit Wii on June 16, and confirmed that the two...


"Would love to hit with crazy topspin that way with a semi-wester grip. :)"

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Wii Lightsaber Demonstrated by AiLive, LucasArts Beaten to the Punch

By Nick Breckon, Jul 30, 2008 6:39pm PDT

Since the Wii's inception, fans have been clamoring for a 1:1 motion-accurate lightsaber game from LucasArts. And while Nintendo's announcement of...


"Oh hell yeah! EA developing 40 titles? I'm sure they will all be quality."

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Red Steel 2 to Utilize Wii MotionPlus

By Aaron Linde, Jul 28, 2008 2:15pm PDT

A sequel to Ubisoft's first-person sword and gunplay title Red Steel will make use of Nintendo's Wii MotionPlus peripheral, a device which...


"I got about halfway through and I thought that it was getting better. The looking controls just ..."

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WiiMotion Plus Came as Shock to Developers

By Aaron Linde, Jul 23, 2008 5:10pm PDT

Following the debut of the Wii MotionPlus peripheral at last week's E3 2008 exhibition, several third party Wii developers told GameInformer that...


"I bet some devs will make games that support it but don't require it."

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