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Submitted by arcsoft 1142d ago | opinion piece

My Renewed Interest in the Wii

Alice of GAMElitist.com - "It’s been at least two years since I last played my Wii. I admit that I was one of those who was swept up in all of the excitement when the Wii released in 2006." (Batman: Arkham City - Armored Edition, Culture, Pikmin 3, Super Mario Galaxy, Wii, Wii U)

MultiConsoleGamer  +   1142d ago
Two years since you played your Wii?

You're telling me you ignored games like DKC Returns and Go Vacation? For shame.
arcsoft  +   1142d ago
I got wrapped up in Ratchet & Clank and Sly Cooper.
PopRocks359  +   1142d ago
For an entire year? Dang... you must REALLY like Ratchet and Sly.
eagle21  +   1142d ago
YOU BETTER go get DKCR for $29.99!! It's like a 94/100 to me...classic gameplay. :)

So many great Wii games with The Last Story out next month in the usa. Please write a follow-up after you enjoy at least 10 games.
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BattleAxe  +   1142d ago
Can't really blame Arcsoft, he probably also got wrapped up playing Mass Effect 3, God of War Origins Collection, Killzone 3, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, Uncharted 3 and God of War 3.

What have the Wii crew been doing for the last couple of years.....hahahahaha
Hisiru  +   1142d ago
@arcsoft
So you missed Xenoblade too? Shame on you.

I finished Ratchet and Clank in just one week. I still need to buy Sly Collection.
Venox2008  +   1142d ago
I gotta recommend you Rhythm Heaven: fever , DKC:returns, Kirby's epic yarn and more.. :)
Instigator  +   1141d ago
@BattleAxe
I just finished Pandora's Tower at the 20 hour mark, 30 hours of The Last Story, Zelda: Skyward Sword took me 60 hours, and I had to force myself to put down Xenoblade after 200 hours because, frankly, I have to many games I want to play before I retire the Wii completely.

I could take you even further back than the last 6-7 months, but to be honest that would be a herculean task.
MySwordIsHeavenly  +   1142d ago
Donkey Kong Country Returns was a great game, but it doesn't even touch the first two Donkey Kong Country games.
AWBrawler  +   1142d ago
You missed Monster Hunter???
sloth3395  +   1142d ago
renewed interest in the Wii or the Wii U since thats the pic you are using
arcsoft  +   1141d ago
The Wii but it's because of the Wii U.
TheSaint  +   1142d ago
My granny hasn't used hers in a while either.
glennco  +   1142d ago
not even sure where mine is. i am the first to admit it was coz of graphics. they actually look worse the better the cable you use. use the cheapest crappiest composite cable and it looks better than a high-end component cable. you do not want sharp clear images when it means gigantic jaggies. wii sports 2 would have been the last game i played

even though i tried, it was never anything but a party console for me. couldnt play single player for more than an hour before i just lost interest.
Treian  +   1142d ago
I sold my Wii. I don't really need it with my gaming PC and my PS3.
arcsoft  +   1141d ago
I don't ever sell any of my stuff, otherwise I probably would have done that a long time ago. The PC and PS3 are why mine is sitting on the floor, untouched.
frostedjuly  +   1142d ago
AND DO U HAVE ANY INTEREST IN LOGIC OR AESTHETICS ?
can't u realise those games are garbage in both graphical and gameplay aspects ?
josephayal  +   1141d ago
I haven't touched my Wii in years because I got bored of it. Skyward Sword is tempting me to whip it out again

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