Power A constructs the Lego Play and Build Wii Remote

We've seen Wii Remotes of all shapes, sizes and colors, but peripheral manufacturer Power A has managed to break the mold once again by offering a controller made entirely of pure imagination. And also plastic and machinery and stuff -- but mostly pure imagination. The Lego Play and Build Wii Remote allows its handler to affix 31 included bricks to its surface, completely customizing its hull, though we imagine users could also attach thousands of Lego to the controller, turning it into a monstrous, unwieldy Wii Monolith.

The controller, which is now shipping to Toys R' Us at a $39.99 price point, is compatible with Wii MotionPlus, as well as most other first- and third-party accoutrements. It is not, however, compatible with K'Nex, Tinker Toys, Lincoln Logs, Erector Sets or Duplo bricks.
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POWER A today announced that the POWER A LEGO Play & Build Remote for Wii is now shipping into Toys"R"Us stores in North America with an MSRP of $39.99. The perfect holiday gift for LEGO fans, this officially licensed LEGO product lets players use official LEGO pieces to creatively customize a full featured remote for Wii!


· Build, play and customize with this fully featured LEGO remote for Wii!

· Compatible with Wii MotionPlus.

· Comes with 31 BONUS colorful LEGO tiles to personalize the design of the remote's top surface.

· Use your own official LEGO pieces (not included) to build a custom display stand using the Buildable Battery Cover!

· The remote features internal accelerometers, an internal speaker, and larger buttons for enhanced control during game play.

· Works with most Wii chargers and attachments (using included Standard Battery Cover).

· Includes Remote, Wrist Strap, 2 Battery Covers, and 31 Mini LEGO tiles with LEGO Tile Separator tool.

· Officially licensed LEGO product; original POWER A design.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.