78
Global
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
78

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Engadget Summary

There's no small amount of love and nostalgia for Nintendo and everything it does -- especially when most of what Nintendo does is upgrade its consoles and re-release the same kinds of games. The Wii represented hope for the future of gaming, but as it turns out that vision has gotten lost in the mix as game consoles have adopted far more advanced features, graphics, and motion capturing-controllers (like the Kinect).

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User Reviews

70
baileylo
This is a great console, if you're the right person. This is really fun to bust...read more
100
vidoardes
Dispite proving more popular than a cold drink on a hot day, the Nintendo Wii...read more
10
Jamez
It's useless. No games come out for it worth buying, renting, requesting...read more
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7.9
Average Critic Score

Game library

7.8
 

Graphics

5.5
 

Controller(s)

7.8
 

Design and form factor

8.7
 

Other features (media, online, etc.)

6.5
 

Noise

8.0
 

How It Stacks Up

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74
 

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78
 

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83
 

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100
 
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74
 

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78
 

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83
 

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