what were the launch games?

On November 19, 2006, Nintendo Wii turned 15: the revolutionary console of the Kyoto house focused very strongly on a control system never seen before in the videogame field, as well as focusing its attention on an even wider audience, made up of families. and casual gamers as well as longtime fans.

The launch of the fifth Nintendo home console in Europe will take place shortly after, on December 8, 2006, also accompanied by a large array of games all focused on motion sensors. Here are the games available at the Wii debut in the Old Continent (including Italy):

  • Call of Duty 3
  • Cars
  • Gottlieb Pinball Classics
  • GT Pro Series
  • Happy Feet
  • Madden NFL 07
  • Monster 4×4 World Circuit
  • Need for Speed ​​Carbon
  • Open Season
  • Total Rampage Destruction
  • Rayman Raving Rabbids
  • Red Steel
  • Spongebob Squarepants: Creature from the Krusty Krab
  • Super Fruit Fall
  • Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz
  • Tony Hawk’s Downhill Jam
  • The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
  • Wii Play
  • Wii Sports

The original plans of Nintendo at the time included the debut of the console together with Metroid Prime 3 Corruption, which, however, was then postponed to 2007 forwarded. In addition, the then president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, expressed his desire to also see Super Smash Bros. Brawl among the launch productions, but the third installment of the series would not arrive before spring 2008. Staying on the subject, here are what are the best video games for Nintendo Wii.