Category Archives: Insane

Solar Powered Wii

Play your Wii with no power plugs around. “Tom’s Hardware Guide recently built a mobile Wii station, complete with an HD monitor, that’s powered in part by a solar energy (check out the Tom’s Workshop video of the project). It’s … Continue reading

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Wii Laptop Part 3 – Final Assembly

The final assembly of the Wii laptop. More pictures after the jump. “Ok, we’re back again for the thrilling conclusion of how-to make your own Wii laptop! In today’s final installment we’ll cut the case for the laptop, install all … Continue reading

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Nintendo Wii Phone?

Is there going to be more Wii items available in the near future? Possibilities are quite good that there might be… “According to rumors, Nintendo are planning to release the Nintendo Wii Phone. The company may see it as an … Continue reading

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Wiimote Gun Mod

This mod might make the wiimote easier to hang onto. “While a few may be modding their Wii controllers to a tennis racket or a golf club, now, even the Wiimote can be used as a gun! Specific details on … Continue reading

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DJ with the WiiJ using the Wiimote

Move over DJ turn table and say hello to the DJ WiiJ. Video after the jump. “Welcome to DJ Wiij. The first and original djing website dedicated to using Nintendo Wiimotes. As much of a gimmick this looks like, it … Continue reading

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WiiBot – sword-wielding, tennis-playing, WiiMote-controlled, friendly robot

I can see this cool robot creating the first Wiimote related death… But in all seriousness what a great job interfacing the controller to an industrial arm! Video after the jump. “Brian and I were talking in his office a … Continue reading

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Wii Laptop

Ben Heckendorn has made a Wii Laptop! Video after the jump. “It’s the Wii laptop! We spent the last few weeks (including much time spent over the holidays evading relatives) slaving over this bad boy and finally it’s complete. Check … Continue reading

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Wii Have a Problem

Seems that there are a few issues with the Wiimote, looks like it likes to fly across rooms and hit breakable items and people. Video after the jump.

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Smash My Wii (well not mine…)

I guess smashing things is good video… Video after the jump. “Two people dressed as Mario and Luigi buy a Nintendo Wii, and destroy it in front of a huge lineup at a Toronto Futureshop.”

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Wii-diculous – Playing the Wii in a Movie Theater

What does the Wii look like on a larger than life screen? Video after the jump. “Playing Wii Sports at a movie theater on a 344″ screen using a homemade wireless sensor bar.”

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