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Also, the component cable seems expensive. $35! Does anyone notice the difference between 480i and 480p? I remember paying $17 for the PS3 component cable. My TV deinterlaces and upscales eveything to 1080p so this may not be worth it.
Radioshack has a Component Cable for PS2/3, Wii, and 360 for like $20.

and there's a slight improvement, everything's a tad sharper and you can see clearer textures from farther out. kind of a godsend in RE4 and Metroid since you can see threats further out.

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here you go, I'd just pick it up instore though.

and the reviews are kinda funny.
one says it's cheaply made, but I've twisted mine, actually tripped over the plastic part where it all connects and accidentally stepped on the PS2/3 connector. and it works just fine
another says it won't output audio when multiple systems hooked up. It does, it just won't when multiple systems are on and since most people put their 360 into a sort of "standby" there might be the reason of the issue lol.
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You'll get bored of it after a week.
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You'll get bored of it after a week.
How? Its got a good amount of games to play thatll last you more than a week and just making miis is a lot of fun.
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Hi Guys, I lucked into a Wii yestderday at best buy. I got it for almost free, don't ask me how...they screwed me over on something else. I was going to sell it but I opened it and hooked it up and played some of the sports games and it was actually pretty fun. My wife actually played! So I kinda want to keep it. What should I buy for it? If there are any good games I may just keep it. I haven't done any research because I really wasn't planning on getting one since I have a 360/PS3. I already got Wii Play with the extra Wiimote.
GO GET SUPER SMASH BROS BRAWL NOWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!!!111!!!1ONE!!!!1ONE
ah,also get metroid prime 3 and some gamecube controllers.
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super smash brothers brawl (just came out)
paper mario (gets good reviews on G4TV)
Theres a game with tons of like minigames, thats fun, but I dunno what its called.

Search google for the 360 Wiimote hack. Its insane! you can play halo 3 with a wiimote!!!!
nvm i did it http://www.engadget.com/2007/08/07/d...your-xbox-360/
http://www.joystiq.com/2007/08/07/pl...ur-wii-remote/
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Theres a game with tons of like minigames, thats fun, but I dunno what its called.
Mario party 8 FTW!!!!!
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another awesome game to grab is "no more heroes"
    
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Hi Guys, I lucked into a Wii yestderday at best buy. I got it for almost free, don't ask me how...they screwed me over on something else. I was going to sell it but I opened it and hooked it up and played some of the sports games and it was actually pretty fun. My wife actually played! So I kinda want to keep it. What should I buy for it? If there are any good games I may just keep it. I haven't done any research because I really wasn't planning on getting one since I have a 360/PS3. I already got Wii Play with the extra Wiimote.
Keep it man the graphics may be lag behind but DANG the gameplay is fantastic!!! I love mine for just Wii Sports!
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so many games i want!

no more heroes
paper mario
mario party
zelda (i know, i'm lame)
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Hi Guys, I lucked into a Wii yestderday at best buy. I got it for almost free, don't ask me how...they screwed me over on something else. I was going to sell it but I opened it and hooked it up and played some of the sports games and it was actually pretty fun. My wife actually played! So I kinda want to keep it. What should I buy for it? If there are any good games I may just keep it. I haven't done any research because I really wasn't planning on getting one since I have a 360/PS3. I already got Wii Play with the extra Wiimote.
Which Bestbuy did you get it from? We live pretty close lol, my dad used to deliver(UPS) to HB.
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