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I got it as a Christmas gift for my 11yo & 12yo kids. What are the must have accessories? any suggestions on a game? TY
post #2 of 17
Don't know about accessories, but I know they would have loads of fun with games such as:

WarioWare: Smooth Moves

and

Super Smash Bros Brawl


All I can name off the top of my head right now.
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Get:
Metroid Prime 3 Corruption
Super Smash Bros Brawl
Super Mario Galaxy.
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mario kart wii with the wheel...such a great game. YOU WILL GET ADDICTED LOL.

super smash bros brawl is great.

animal crossing for the kids and adults can play also lol
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Have fun fighting over it with the kids, even my Wife loves this system. My Son has bought us one as a family gift for XMas because she always bugged him to bring it over when he visited.
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post #6 of 17
Get the following:

Wii Play (comes with a Wii Remote)
2 more Wii Remotes if you plan to have that many people playing at any one time (4 total)
1 more nunchuck (2 total - most 4 player games only use the Wii Remote)
Mario Kart Wii with at least 1 extra Wii wheel (the wheels aren't a requirement but just kinda fun)
Super Mario Galaxy
Any of the Lego games (Star Wars/Indiana Jones/Batman)

I picked up Super Smash Bros. Brawl awhile back after everyone raving about it. I finally got a chance to play it yesterday and I completely didn't understand it. It turned into me pushing buttons to randomly punch, kick, and shoot rockets and lasers (I was playing as Samus from Metroid). I think I must be over the age limit on that game cause I totally didn't get it (and I'm only 31!). If your kids are ADHD or something, they'll probably love it...

Guitar Hero: World Tour is also pretty fun to play as a group. I hear Rockband 2 is about the same - just pick whichever one has more songs that you like.

If you like golf, Tiger Woods All Play is pretty fun. It's nice because you can set the difficulty to either super easy, super hard/realistic, or anywhere in between.

And for you, pick up No More Heroes - definitely not one for the kids, but pretty fun!

Have fun with the Wii!
     
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Thanks for the help.
post #8 of 17
mario kart
super mario strikers

those are the only games for wii i like besides wii sports

brawl was a huge disappointment along with zelda
wario ware is SO LAME imo
super maro galaxy is boring and easy

but i dont like wii at all really so im biased towards it
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post #9 of 17
Get world tour. Rock band 2 sucks for songs. Unless you like emo "rock"

Mario Kart
Twilight Princess
Smash Bros

STAY AWAY FROM PAPER MARIO. The girlfriend kept bugging me to rent it and we did and the first 20 minutes was reading text on the screen and the game was boring as H*LL
    
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post #10 of 17
Mari Kart (Screw the wheel, that's for scrubs, get classic gamecube controllers)
Super Smash Bros Brawl (Classic gamecube controllers once again)
Super Mario Galaxy

That's all i can think of
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