Though the gaming press's reactions to Nintendo's E3 media briefing have been, for the most part, lukewarm, mainstream publications are very positive about WiiFit's debut. Here are a few headlines that enunciate the differences in perception between the gaming hardcore and the general public:
- Forbes: "Can The Wii Save Your Life?"
- Washington Post: "Game On - Nintendo Is Star of E3 Show as Rivals Scramble to Catch Up"
- San Jose Mercury News: "Wii outplays Sony, Microsoft for now" (requires registration)