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Old November 9 2009, 08:43 AM   #1
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Wii users: Your top three games

Well, hey. We've got a thread for the other two big consoles why not the Wii as well?

Here's mine:

1. Super Smash Bros. Brawl
2. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
3. Metroid Prime 3

Honorable mention: Super Mario Galaxy, No More Heroes
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Old November 9 2009, 09:13 AM   #2
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

1. NBA Live
2. Wii Sports
3. Need for Speed Carbon
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Old November 9 2009, 11:37 AM   #3
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

1. Super Mario Galaxy
2. Mario Kart Wii
3. Twilight Princess
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Old November 9 2009, 02:03 PM   #4
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

The only Wii game I played that I actually enjoyed was Super Mario Galaxy. Mario Kart has horrible controls.
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Old November 9 2009, 06:04 PM   #5
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

1. Super Mario Galaxy
2. Metroid Prime Trilogy
3. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
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Old November 9 2009, 06:09 PM   #6
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

1. Super Smash Bros. Brawl
2. Super Mario Galaxy
3. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

If we're including multiplatform games, I've spent a lot of great hours with Rock Band 2 and LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga.
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Old November 9 2009, 06:09 PM   #7
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

1. Super Mario Galaxy
2. Lego Indiana Jones
3. Mario Party 8
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Old November 9 2009, 07:42 PM   #8
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

Mr Light wrote: View Post
The only Wii game I played that I actually enjoyed was Super Mario Galaxy. Mario Kart has horrible controls.
Have you tried the Wiimote/Nunchuk combo for Mario Kart? I found the controls with that setup almost perfect.
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Old November 9 2009, 07:51 PM   #9
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

Naw, you just gotta get used to the drift and once you figure that out on manual, it's a breeze, but to each their own.

(The following will usually change over time)
#1 - Wii Sports Resort
#2 - Guitar Hero 5
#3 - Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

I would have said Zelda: Twilight Princess, if I had it for the Wii, however I bought it for the Gamecube at the time and then got the Wii later on. I still play it on the Wii, but I guess my version doesn't count.

Another mention would be Prince of Persia: Rival Swords
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Old November 9 2009, 10:59 PM   #10
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

Super Mario Galaxy
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
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Old November 10 2009, 12:24 AM   #11
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

crouteru wrote: View Post
Super Mario Galaxy
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
Same.
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Old November 10 2009, 01:35 AM   #12
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I played it on the Gamecube controller because using the Wiimote for it was absolute crap.
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Old November 10 2009, 01:47 AM   #13
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

Mario Kart Wii has a ridiculous number of options. Wiimote only (crap, but the kids love it), wiimote + nunchuk (pretty good, but you do have to do some waggle), and then classic controller and gamecube. If you can't find a scheme you like maybe you just never liked Mario Kart in the first place!

Anyway my top 3 (in order):

Mario Kart Wii (online racing is too much fun)
Resident Evil 4
Punch Out!
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Old November 10 2009, 12:39 PM   #14
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I *LOVE* Mario Kart. We used to play the N64 and Gamecube and DS versions constantly. I love all three of those. It's just the Wii version I can't stand.
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Old November 10 2009, 04:41 PM   #15
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Re: Wii users: Your top three games

Mr Light wrote: View Post
The only Wii game I played that I actually enjoyed was Super Mario Galaxy. Mario Kart has horrible controls.
I've heard other people say that, but I don't get it. I use the remote only on Mario Kart and it works fine for me.

As for the thread topic, I only own two games(Well, 4 if you count the fit and sports), but I love playing old NES games on the virtual console.
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