First look at the Wii, on video

Cool features as expected, especially the Wii-mote

CNET Reviews got its first look at the Nintendo Wii today and, so far, the much-anticipated game console has everything that was hoped for. One of the most notable features of the device is the special remote (known as the "Wii-mote") that can be used in different movements for different games, from driving to sword play. There's a bit of a learning curve, but it seems well worth it. Read the editors' take here .

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