5 must-have Nintendo Wii launch games

“The five Wii launch games that everyone needs to own. Start saving those pennies,” Mike Jackson writes for ComputerAndVideoGames.com (CVG).

“With the launch of the Wii just two months away, hype for the innovative new console is reaching critical levels. Every gamer in their right mind should be putting down some serious cash, ready for the launch – unless, like us, you plan on blowing your November wage on it, then doing without food for a month. Who needs food when there are so many games to buy? But if you can’t afford them all, here are the five that you simply must buy,” Jackson writes.

Jackson’s list:
• Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
• Red Steel
• Call of Duty 3
• Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz
• Wario Ware: Smooth Moves

Full article here.

MacDailyNews Note: Not Apple-related, but may be interesting to some MDN readers. We’re going to follow the story of Nintendo’s Wii for pretty obvious reasons.

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  1. Aaron: No, it’s the PS3 that’ll play Blu-Ray discs. Supposedly both the PS3 and the Xbox 360 are hi-def, but the Wii (god I hate that name… I wish they’d stuck with Revolution) does not. But that’s not exactly what they’re trying to do with the Wii. Introducing different/innovative gameplay is Nintendo’s goal. Sony and MS just want to try to replace PCs with high end game consoles.

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