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2009-05-28 13:01:26

As the recession is causing many Americans to opt out of expensive gym memberships and personal trainers, the video game industry appears to be seeing an opportunity to cash in with a variety of new games aimed at helping people get in shape.

2009-05-15 14:55:00

Nintendo is betting that a new, small, cube-shaped gadget known as the Wii MotionPlus will take the game’s motion-sensing controls to new levels of precision.

2009-05-07 10:30:58

Japan’s Nintendo Co Ltd reported a 42% decline in quarterly operating profit as the yen's strength outweighed robust game sales, and the Japanese video game maker forecast a bigger-than-expected 12% drop in profit this year.

2009-04-09 10:10:00

Sales of the Nintendo Wii video game console have dropped in Japan as the economic crisis continues to throttle the video game industry.

2009-04-08 06:55:00

Turn your Wii(TM) controllers into dumbbells with Riiflex(TM) ATLANTA, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Play Corp has announced the launch of a new fitness accessory designed for use with the Wii(TM) and Wii Fit(TM) called Riiflex(TM).

2009-03-26 06:58:16

Nintendo has sold a staggering 50 million units of the Wii game console since its release only three years ago, making the Wii the fastest-selling console in history, the company's president announced Wednesday.

2009-03-24 07:00:00

The videogame sector is hoping for a rebound this year by focusing on casual gamers and videogames for mobile phones.

2009-02-25 07:40:34

Although Michael Torchia has received criticism about his plight to get Nintendo Wii creators to make important changes to their system, he is not backing down.

2009-02-18 13:50:00

A self-proclaimed fitness expert is preparing to file a class action lawsuit against Nintendo, claiming the popular gaming console’s Wii and Wii Fit are causing serious physical injuries due to a lack of proper warnings on their products.

2009-02-14 13:25:11

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Latest Touch! Generations Reference Libraries

Nintendo Wii
2013-08-10 09:19:39

The Wii is a video game console developed by Nintendo and released on November 19, 2006. It is the successor to Nintendo’s Game Cube and the early models of the Wii are compatible with all games and most accessories of the Game Cube. Nintendo first announced the system in 2004, unveiled it in 2005 and demonstrated a prototype in September 2005 at the Tokyo Game Show. By December 8, 2006, the Wii was available in key markets. In 2011, Nintendo released a new model, the “Wii Family...

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Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.