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Nintendo WaveBird (Platinum)

It's not the perfect controller for Virtual Console games, but the WaveBird remains the best wireless controller for playing older games on the Nintendo Wii.

February 8, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 8, 2007

Bye Bye Wavebirdie

Nintendo is discontinuing its Wavebird wireless controller.

By January 2, 2008


Mad Catz GameCube MicroCon Wireless Controller

It works with all the right games, but the cramped design of the Mad Catz MicroCon controller makes it a bit uncomfortable for extended gaming sessions.

February 8, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating February 8, 2007

Nintendo faces ban on some Wii, GameCube controllers

Game maker fails to get $21 million patent infringement verdict overturned.

By July 23, 2008


Real retro gaming on the Wii

A set of controller adapters from RetroZone lets gamers use their old NES and Super Nintendo controllers to play Virtual Console games on the Wii.

By February 7, 2007


Nintendo loses Wii controller patent suit

Jury orders game company to pay $21 million in a case involving controllers for the Wii and GameCube consoles.

By May 15, 2008


Nintendo Wii Classic Controller (White)

Unless you don't have a GameCube controller or any GameCube games, give this Wii peripheral a pass.

December 7, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating December 7, 2006

Nintendo unveils Revolution controllers

Nintendo unveils unique form factor and functionality of Revolution controllers.

By September 18, 2005


Must-have Nintendo Wii accessories

Getting a Nintendo Wii? You'll need to pick up a few other items to fully enjoy it.

By November 16, 2006


Nintendo Wii (original, Wii Sports bundle)

If you don't mind the dearth of HD graphics, the Nintendo Wii's combination of motion-sensitive controllers, included Wii Sports titles, and emphasis on fun gameplay make the ultra-affordable console hard to resist.

November 13, 2006

4 stars Editors' rating November 13, 2006