Wii Vitality Sensor News


Wii Vitality Sensor is 'pending,' didn't work consistently

By Steve Watts, Jul 08, 2013 8:15am PDT

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata explains that the Wii Vitality Sensor was shelved because the company could not get it to work reliably enough in prototype testing.


Wii Vitality Sensor holdup explained

By Alice O'Connor, May 03, 2011 9:00am PDT

Nintendo has explained why the pulse-monitoring Wii peripheral is taking so long, while insisting that it has "a lot of interesting potential."


"The real potential is it being the biggest laughing stock in the history of gaming hardware ..."

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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...


Nintendo Lists and Details Upcoming Wii Games, Including Zelda, Mario, Metroid and New RPGS

By Chris Faylor, Jan 29, 2010 8:49am PST

After looking back at the past year with impressive sales figures, Nintendo is now looking ahead to the future, detailing some upcoming Wii games...


"supposedly a game sort of like break out or arkanoid... but the ball has a personality. I'm ..."

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Report: New Wii Zelda Coming This Year, Motion Control Planned for Future Handheld

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 06, 2010 9:20am PST

An interview with Nintendo president Satoru Iwata in the Asahi Shimbun reveals that the new Legend of Zelda title for the Wii might arrive this...


"I agree with this. The end boss in WW was epic in its setting, combat, and its conclusion. It ..."

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Nintendo President Talks Lacklustre E3 Reception, Changing Society With Wii Vitality Sensor

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 10, 2009 8:00am PDT

"Honestly speaking, none of us at Nintendo thought that our presentation at E3 was as good as it could have been," said Nintendo president Satoru...


"The sensor thing is weird. I don't know how I feel about that yet. I'm still trying to reserve ..."

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Wii Vitality Sensor Revealed

By Nick Breckon, Jun 02, 2009 10:00am PDT

Nintendo today announced a new prototype device called the "Wii Vitality Sensor" which will measure a player's pulse. "Maybe everyone under...


"Maybe warioware could use it. hah. Totally seems like a plugin for wii fit."

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