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I finally got my Wii! I bought it off a kid my brother knew for $360. The only problem was that my parents didn't want me getting it so I had to sneak off and buy it without them knowing. I faked sick and stayed home today and play The Twilight Princess all day.

The fun ended when my brother's moron friend (not the one who sold me the wii, a different one) called and asked if "[he] could come over and play wii." Sounds fine, right? Wrong. My mom had picked up the phone just as he said that and she found out. Now she is pissed and because I lied and told them I bought it at work (they would've been pissed if they knew I stuck out and drove to buy it for extra money from some kid).

My dad thought I stole it because I didn't have the receit. Fortunately, since I work at the store I claimed to have bought it from, I have knowledge of their inner-workings and was able to come up with a rationale of why I didn't need my receit. My parents seem to have settled down and I doubt they will do anything. I had a good time acting condescending towards my dad when he was pissed off that I lied and threatened to cancel my cell phone (forcing him to pay huge cancelation fees).

The Wii is sooo much fun! I don't know how I ever lived without it (your arms do start to hurt after a while, though). You guys need to buy it asap.
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lawl!

Anyway, why pay so much for a Wii? Just wait until they're widely available and pay $100 less. And they aren't even hard to coem by (at least compared to PS3 and XB0x 360 at launch...

Just seems like a bad decision.

And for the record, Britney Spears isn't even all that hot, I've seen much better, especially since she had a baby now...
    
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Oh I forgot to mention, I got an extra wiimote (no extra nunchuck) with it.
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I've herad so much about the wii, looks impressive. Maybe after I build my core 2 duo system, get some classes in video editing, rendering, mb 2 years down the road, i'll get nintendo's latest rave, and the ps4, and the xbox 1080 or whatever they want to rave it to be.
    
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post #5 of 10
i may have to purchase one myself...But will have to get use to the remote lol.
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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE1701 View Post
i may have to purchase one myself...But will have to get use to the remote lol.
My suggestion: Play the hell out of the sports package that comes with the Wii. Even if you think it might be dumb as a pocket full of rocks, it'll help you adapt to how you've got to interact on screen. Red Steel was a cake walk compared to Call of Duty 3. I don't really like that game. Thought it kind of weak. Twilight Princess is an awesome game, but, it lacks substance. No spoilers, but you can't use the sword in real swing time. That made me sad. Enjoy your system though.
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yeah, it seriously takes less then 5 minutes to figure out the basic controls for each game. And then as you play you'll learn the more complex movements.
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It is unfortunate that you dont get a full range of motion in zelda, I wish you did... I'm more than happy with the advent of wolf-link.
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I'm happy it's a short flick of the wrist instead of a full blown arm swing. But that's becuase I like to hack stuff up.

Anyways, yeah wolf-link rocks.
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Lol, Sifl & Olly. Quality avatar... I think the game will surpass anything that came of Nintendo, until they start utilizing the Cell chips they installed in the Wii. Then, you'll see the inner workings of sheer genius.

Link, the flagship on Nintendo FTW
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