TVG writes: "That, according to Nintendo's latest culture smashing phenomenon is my Wii Fit Age, calculated after stepping on the robust designs and endearing shapes of the Wii Balance Board for the first time. Of course, this figure wouldn't be too concerning if I remembered PONG the first time round, but it is a rather worrying 20 years beyond my actual age in the real world.
It seems Nintendo and Wii Fit has arrived just in the nick of time.
Wii Fit is the latest Nintendo craze to spread across the globe from the mind of Shigeru Miyamoto; gamers know him for Mario and Zelda, but if you're reading this, chances are you'll know him for Nintendogs. Turning normal-minded folk who wouldn't typically touch a videogame console into crazed Wii Remote wielding fitness fanatics, the impending European release follows widespread success in Japan last year where it notched up sales close to 2 million! Surely, the hysteria is certain to continue."