Eulogizing the Wii
The Wii gets a lot of flak for being the home to so many ďbaby gamesĒ and shovel ware, but that little white box holds a special place in my heart.
In fact, I would go so far as to say that the Wii made me the gamer that I am today.
Almost six years into the consoleís life cycle, the Wii is known for itís many peripherals, less-than-stellar graphics, and motion controls that never quite lived up to the hype. Itís easy to forget how exciting and unique the Wii was at the time, but Iím not here to defend Nintendo of America. Instead, I want to talk about how the Wii affected my life.
Like so many others, Iíve been playing video games for as long as I can remember. My brothers and I had a hand...