Tag: nintendo wii

  • Play Wii Games Off of an External Hard Drive

    I’m not sure why I stood in line the day after my birthday, still drunk, in the freezing cold to get a Nintendo Wii, but I did. And to this day the console has probably only seen maybe 10 hours of gameplay… I bought into the hype surrounding it when it first came out and…

  • Nintendo Wii Freezes On Startup

    I wrote yesterday bashing Microsoft and the Xbox 360’s failure rate being absolutely ridiculous. And while I didn’t mention the comparison between the Playstation 3 and Nintendo Wii’s failure rate, I probably should have because little did I know last night I was going to be greeted with a dead Wii. The best part is…

  • Punch Out Coming to the Wii in 2009

    One of my all time favorite video games on the Nintendo Entertainment System was Mike Tyson’s Punch Out. Who didn’t love fighting guys like Glass Joe and King Hippo. We actually had a Super Punch Out arcade machine in my house when I was growing up. My dad found it in the garbage along with…