Wii Hardware Bundle – Black


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Brand: Nintendo

Color: Black

Edition: Wii Sports Resort Bundle


  • Built-in Wi-Fi Access For Easy Connection To Internet
  • Features A Processing Chip From IBM And Graphics Chip From ATI
  • Self-loading Media Bay

Format: Nintendo

Details: Amazon.com

Console-based video gaming is one of the most popular of modern digital technologies, cutting across age, demographic and gender divides. Today’s players have three dominant platforms to choose from: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 by Microsoft. Each is an impressive multifunctional device, with designs meant to encourage integration into existing home entertainment systems and networks, but each goes about this in different ways. Taking a few minutes to examine the main features, and getting more familiar with available options, accessories and possible limitations of each console is the optimal way to determine which is the best choice for the players in a household.Console Choices   WiiView largerPlayStation 3View largerXbox 360View larger Models and Pricing (prices may vary) Wii with Mario Kart Wii – $149 160 GB memory – $250 320 GB memory – $300 4 GB memory – $200 250 GB memory – $300 What’s in the Box Wii consoleWii Mario Kart gameOne Wii Remote Plus controllerOne Nunchuk controllerWii Sensor barStandard composite cable and power cordPS3 consoleOne wireless controllerA/V cable for connection to TVUSB cable for charging controllerFree PlayStation Network (PSN) membershipXbox 360 consoleOne Xbox 360 wireless controllerComposite A/V cable (standard definition)A month free Xbox LIVE Gold membership Motion Gaming? Already included PlayStation Move (sold separately) Kinect for Xbox 360 (sold separately) Colors (limited edition colors may be available) White and black Black Black Drive Type CD (just games) CD/DVD/Blu-ray (games, music, movies) CD/DVD (games, music, movies) Online Play WiiWare PlayStation Network (PSN) Xbox LIVE Additional Accessories Additional controllers – $10-45 Additional controllers – $40-50 Additional controllers – $40-50 Price Range of Games New releases: ~$30 – $50 Downloadable: ~$5 – $10 New releases: ~$60 Motion: ~$40 Downloadable: ~$5 – $15 New releases: ~$60 Motion: ~$50 Downloadable: ~$5 – $15 Backwards Compatibility – Offers compatibility with PS1 games Over 300 titles developed for the original Xbox console are currently available Graphic Quality 480p 1080p 1080p Great For Designed for Junior to Grandma with titles generally focused on family fun, party games High-powered and highly customizable system for the technical-minded consumers Offers a wide selection of games and accessible entertainment, with user-friendly social tools Arcade, Casual and Party games are a Wii Specialty. View larger.Consider Games Before Choosing a ConsoleThere is not just one kind of console video game, and so the machines that are are used to play them are different as well. Considering the types of games to be played, their availability for the consoles being considered and the ability of those consoles’ to present the best gaming experience possible for the game’s genre and content is important. The games developed for Wii tend to be more easily accessible, family-friendly productions heavily influenced by Nintendo’s classic gaming history. Filled with cartoon-like and childlike characters as well as Arcade-style gameplay situations, Wii games are often referred to as “Casual Games,” or “Party Games” typified by brief, simple “mini-games.” These small games-within-games are tailor-made for players new to the puzzle-solving aspects of gaming and how that is translated through game controllers to the screen by the player. PS3 and Xbox 360 provide the processing power that Action-Adventure, Shooter, Racing and RPG games need. View larger.PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles are the current version of earlier console releases whose user bases were rooted in game genres such as Action-Adventure, Shooters, Racing, Sports, Role-playing games (RPG) and so on. Gameplay developed in these genres tends to require more focus on the part of the player, and more graphics processing power from the console in order to maintain a quality experience. That is what continues to be the main focus of the PlayStation

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