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Nintendo Wii system and controller
Wii Boxed Game Collection (70 games)
[MP] specifies the Wii MotionPlus accessory
(4:3) is not meant for anamorphic widescreen
W indicates widescreen-only Wii Game
Wii "bricking": Hold +/- on Wiimote during Health & Safety


Boom Blox
4P competitive and co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Reflex Edition
1P, but 2nd player can point & shoot w/ Wiimote
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Call of Duty: World at War
1P, but 2nd player can point & shoot w/ Wiimote
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Crazy Mini Golf 2 [MP] - 4P alternating
optional Wii MotionPlus support (recalibrates a lot)
Arcade=motion back, press B; Sim=swing to putt
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus
Data East Arcade Classics (4:3)
Varies
Wii Classic Controller
de Blob
1P story, but also 4P competitive (split)
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Dead Space Extraction
2P co-op
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Deadly Creatures
1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Def Jam Rapstar (4:3)
2P co-op (duets)
Wii USB Microphone
Dewy's Adventure
1P story, but also 4P competitive (split)
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Donkey Kong Country Returns W
2P co-op
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Dragon's Lair Trilogy
1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
EA Sports Active
2P split | also utilizes the Wii Balance Board
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Elebits
4P co-op
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Ghost Squad (4:3)
4P co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Ghostbusters: The Video Game
2P co-op (split)
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
GoldenEye 007
1P story, but also 4P competitive (split - no bots)
also supports Wii Classic Controller
GameCube (GCN) Controller
Grand Slam Tennis [MP]
use the Wii MotionPlus adapter; Nunchuk=advanced
1P Career, but also 4P singles or doubles
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus
Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
2P Co-Op Career or competitive (Face-Off, Battle)
Wii Guitar Hero guitar
Guitar Hero: Aerosmith
2P Co-Op Quickplay or competitive
does not support full band (drums & microphone)
Wii Guitar Hero guitar
Guitar Hero IV: World Tour
4P co-op (band)
Wii Guitar Hero drum set
House of the Dead: Overkill, The
2P co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
House of the Dead 2 & 3 Return, The (4:3) | 2P co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Just Dance
4P competitive
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Kirby's Dream Collection Special Edition - Varies
Wii Classic Controller
Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword W [MP] - requires Wii MotionPlus | 1P only
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus and Nunchuk
Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Wii U) - 1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Link's Crossbow Training
4P alternating
Wii Zapper
Mad Dog McCree: Gunslinger Pack (4:3) | 4P co-op or competitive
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Madden NFL 12 | 4P multiplayer
also has Wii Remote horizontal (2-button) option
Wii Classic Controller
MadWorld (4:3)
1P story, but also 2P competitive (split)
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Manhunt 2
1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Mario Kart Wii
1P Grand Prix and 4P competitive (split)
also supports GCN controller
Wii Classic Controller
Mario Party 8 (4:3)
4P competitive
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games ('08) | 4P competitive
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Mario & Sonic at Olympic Winter Games ('10) | 4P competitive
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Mercury Meltdown Revolution
1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
NBA Jam
4P multiplayer
Wii Classic Controller
New Super Mario Bros. Wii W
4P co-op
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
NHL Slapshot | 4P multiplayer
add Hockey Stick for motion controls; NO Classic
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
NHL 2K11 [MP] - 4P multiplayer
optional Wii MotionPlus support
Wii Classic Controller
NiGHTS: Journey into Dreams
1P story, but also 2P competitive (split)
also supports GCN controller
Wii Classic Controller
Pictionary (uDraw)
multiplayer, but 1P draws at a time
Wii uDraw GameTablet
Punch-Out!! - 1P story & 2P split
or Wiimote and Nunchuk for motion controls
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Rayman Raving Rabbids (4:3)
Varies, w/ 1P-4P simultaneous and alternating
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Rayman Raving Rabbids 2 (4:3)
4P multiplayer
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Rayman Raving Rabbids TV Party (#3) | optionally uses the Wii Balance Board
4P multiplayer
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Rayman Raving Rabbids: Travel in Time (#5) | optional Wii MotionPlus support
4P multiplayer
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Real Heroes: Firefighter
1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Red Steel 2 [MP] - 1P only
requires the Wii MotionPlus adapter
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus and Nunchuk
Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition W
also supports GCN controller | 1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles (2nd) | Nunchuk is optional | 2P co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles (1st) | Nunchuk is optional | 2P co-op
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Rock Band 2
4P co-op (band)
Wii Guitar Hero drum set
Rock Band 3
4P co-op (band), incl. wireless keyboard (w/ dongle)
Wii Guitar Hero drum set
Sonic and the Secret Rings
1P story, but also 4P minigames (same screen)
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Sonic Colors (NS)
1P story & 2P Sonic Simulator (co-op or versus)
also supports GCN controller
Wii Classic Controller
Super Mario Galaxy (NS)
1P, but 2nd player can collect Star Bits w/ Wiimote
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Super Mario Galaxy 2
1P, but 2nd player can use Wiimote as Co-Star Luna
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Super Paper Mario
1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
4P multiplayer
also supports GCN controller
Wii Classic Controller
Table Tennis (Rockstar Presents)
2P versus | Nunchuk for advanced controls
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 [MP]
use the Wii MotionPlus adapter
4P multiplayer, incl. Disc Golf and minigames
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus
Tomb Raider: Anniversary
1P only
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
uDraw Studio (uDraw)
1P only
Wii uDraw GameTablet
We Ski | 4P competitive (split)
optionally uses the Wii Balance Board
Wii Remote and Nunchuk
Wii Fit
requires the Wii Balance Board
Wii Balance Board
Wii Sports (Wii U Bowling and Tennis)
Varies (2P-4P) | Nunchuk required for Boxing only
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Wii Sports Resort [MP]
requires the Wii MotionPlus adapter
Varies w/ 1P-4P solo, versus, and team
Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus and Nunchuk
Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure
1P, but add'l players can point out things w/ Wiimote
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
[MP] specifies the Wii MotionPlus accessory
(4:3) is not meant for anamorphic widescreen
W indicates widescreen-only Wii Game
Wii "bricking": Hold +/- on Wiimote during Health & Safety

Framemeister for Wii and
mClassic
= Scaling On = Retro (4:3)

plus Rhythm Heaven Fever on Wii U VC, Impossible Mission ported to Switch, the HD re-release of Klonoa on Switch, and Pac 'n Roll Remix and Pac-Motos on the Pac-Man Museum+ collection for Switch
Wii Shop Downloads
WiiWare (11 games)
Castlevania: The Adventure Rebirth | 1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Contra Rebirth
2P co-op
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Dart Rage
2P versus (split)
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Dr. Mario Online Rx
2P versus OR 4P Virus Buster co-op (Wiimote point)
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Excitebike: World Rally
1P only (originally had online multiplayer)
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Family Mini Golf | 4P alternating
Limited motion control: hold A, then shake Wiimote
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Mega Man 9 (4:3) (NS)
1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Midnight Pool
2P alternating
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I
1P only
Wii Remote - Horizontal Position
Target Toss Pro: Bags
4P alternating
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
TV Show King
4P multiplayer
Wii Remote - Vertical Position
Wii Virtual Console Breakdown (65 games)

Nintendo (NES) = 13 
Sega Master System (
SMS) = 8 
TurboGrafx-16 (
TG-16) = 6 
TurboGrafx-CD (
T-CD) = 3 
Super Nintendo (
SNES) = 6 
Sega Genesis (
GEN) = 17 
Neo Geo (
NG) = 3 
Nintendo 64 (
N64) = 1 
Arcade (
ARC) = 6 
Commodore 64 (
C-64) = 2 


* indicates game I also own on cartridge
Reminder: Use Classic Controller with VC games
Virtual Console (65 games)
  • 1942 (NS) (ARC) 480i
  • Adventure Island (NES) 240p + WB Returns on (NS)
  • Alex Kidd in Miracle World #1 (SMS) 240p
  • Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars #2 (SMS) 240p
  • Alex Kidd Enchanted Castle (NS) #4 (GEN) 240p
  • Alex Kidd in Shinobi World #5 (SMS) 240p
  • Altered Beast (ARC) 240p + GEN on (NS)
  • Black Tiger (NS) (ARC) 480i
  • Blades of Steel (NES) 240p
  • Blaster Master * (NES) 240p + Zero on (NS)
  • Bomberman '93 (TG-16) 480i (5p)
  • Bonk's Adventure (TG-16) 480i
  • Bonk's Revenge (TG-16) 480i
  • California Games (C-64) 480i
  • Castlevania (NS)* (NES) 240p
  • Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NS)*
    (NES) 240p
  • Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (NS)*
    (NES) 240p
  • Castlevania: Rondo of Blood (T-CD | Jap) 240p
  • Chrono Trigger (SNES) 240p
  • Darius Twin (SNES) 240p
  • Devil's Crush (TG-16) 480i
  • Double Dribble (NES) 240p
  • Dungeon Explorer (TG-16) 480i (5p)
  • Ecco the Dolphin (GEN) 240p
  • Final Fight (SNES) 240p + ARC on (NS)
  • Forgotten Worlds (GEN) 240p + ARC on (NS)
  • Gate of Thunder (T-CD) 480i
  • Ghouls 'n Ghosts (GEN) 240p + ARC on (NS)
  • Golden Axe (NS) (GEN) 240p
  • Gunstar Heroes (NS) (GEN) 240p
  • Indiana Jones' Greatest Adventures
    (SNES) 240p
  • Kid Icarus * (NES) 240p
  • King of the Monsters (NG) 240p

All-Time Favorite Wii Games
1. Rock Band 3
Rock Band 3 (Wii) screenshot
2. Rock Band 2
Rock Band 2 (Wii) screenshot
3. Wii Sports
Wii Sports screenshot
4. New Super Mario Bros. Wii
New Super Mario Bros. Wii screenshot
5. Super Mario Galaxy
Super Mario Galaxy screenshot
6. Guitar Hero III
Guitar Hero III (Wii) screenshot
7. Mario Kart Wii
Mario Kart Wii screenshot
8. Boom Blox
Boom Blox screenshot
9. Rayman Raving Rabbids
Rayman Raving Rabbids screenshot
10. House of the Dead: Overkill
The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii) screenshot
11. Super Smash Bros. Brawl
Super Smash Bros. Brawl screenshot
12. Wii Sports Resort
Wii Sports Resort screenshot
13. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Wii) screenshot
14. Ghost Squad
Ghost Squad screenshot
15. LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Wii) screenshot
Honorable Mention: Def Jam Rapstar,
NBA Jam, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith,
Super Mario Galaxy 2, Just Dance
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