Wii Remote

Boogie

"Boogie is a music video game developed by Electronic Arts for the Wii, PlayStation 2 and Nintendo DS. Being touted as a party-game, it enables players to create their character, then use the Wii Remote and a microphone to sing and dance through it. Each song within the game can be performed either as a karaoke or as a dancing game. The game is based around an alien theme. It was one of the first games released in Brazil for the Wii."

Game genre:
Music/Dance

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Boogie
Computing
EA Montreal
Entertainment
Music video games
Nintendo
Technology
Video game developers
Wii
Wii Remote

Target Population:
Children
Pre-Teens
Teens

Game platform:
Game Console
Handheld Device

Operating System:
Nintendo DS

Product:
PlayStation 2


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Active Life Outdoor Challenge

In this Nintendo Wii exergame, players move their upper and lower bodies by using the Wii remote and a game mat. This game involves more than a dozen fast-paced activities, such as log jumping, river rafting, and a minecart adventure.

Game genre:
Racing
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Active Life: Extreme Challenge
Active Life: Outdoor Challenge
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Computing
Economy of Japan
Entertainment
Namco Bandai
Namco Bandai Games
Namco Bandai Holdings
Technology
Video games
Wii
Wii Balance Board
Wii Remote

Game platform:
Game Console

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://www.gamespot.com/wii/action/activelifeoutdoorchallenge/index.html


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Deca Sports

Deca Sports is an interactive sports game comprised of ten different sports activities made for the Nintendo Wii. Using a Wii remote, players can engage in archery, figure skating, badminton, curling, and more.

Game genre:
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Computing
DECA
Deca Sports
Nintendo
Technology
Touch! Generations
Video games
Wii
Wii Remote

Game platform:
Game Console

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://www.decasports.com


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Punch-Out!!

Punch-Out!! is boxing game for the Nintendo Wii that allows players to punch, block, and jab their way to being the next champion. Using the Wii remote and nunchuck, players face a series of boxers they must defeat to advance up the professional boxing ladder.

Game genre:
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Entertainment
Games
Next Level Games
Nintendo
Punch-Out
Punch-Out!!
Sports
Technology
Wii
Wii Remote

Game platform:
Game Console

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://punchout.nintendo.com


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Walk It Out

For the Nintendo Wii, Walk It Out allows players to stroll along at their leisure. As their onscreen avatars, players can walk for miles to the music and rhythm being played in the background. As players’ steps become more in sync with the beat of the music, buildings and monuments appear and the virtual environment turns into a colorful world.

Game genre:
Action/Adventure
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Computing
Nintendo
Power Architecture
Technology
Touch! Generations
Video game industry
Wii
Wii Remote

Game platform:
Game Console

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://www.gamasutra.com/php-bin/news_index.php?story=24375
http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/QjxsF6jis4Iwi8JzITnlU2-2EruJjG0Q


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Winds of Orbis: An Active Adventure

In Winds of Orbis, players of all ages can occupy the shoes of a virtual hero while exploring a world filled with puzzles, spells, and enemies to overcome. Using a floor pad, Wii remote, and nunchuck, players can climb, walk, jump, punch, slide, and otherwise engage in the activities the game character experiences. This game was developed by the Carnegie Mellon University Entertainment Technology Center and is not currently available.

Game genre:
Action/Adventure

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Not Currently Available

Social Tags:
Active Life: Outdoor Challenge
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Wii
Wii Remote
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Organization:
Carnegie Mellon University

Target Population:
Children
Young Children

Game platform:
Game Console

URL:
http://www.etc.cmu.edu/projects/wiixercise/index.html?m=0&t=43.374


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Wii Sports

Wii Sports is set of interactive games that allow players to engage in a variety of sports: bowling, tennis, boxing, baseball, and golf. Wii Sports is more entertainment than fitness game; the Wii remote serves as a tennis racquet, baseball bat, and golf club to provide play that is similar to the actual sports.

Game genre:
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Game platform:
Game Console

Social Tags:
Games
Nintendo
Sports
Sports media
Technology
Touch! Generations
Wii
Wii Fit
Wii Remote
Wii Series
Wii Sports

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://us.wii.com/wiisports
http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/1OTtO06SP7M52gi5m8pD6CnahbW8CzxE


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Wii Fit

The forty exercises and strength training games in Wii Fit are designed to help players get in shape and lose weight. Players can engage in yoga, complete a virtual obstacle course, snowboard down a hill, or engage in more traditional exercise routines. The game comes with a balance board used to keep track of players’ movements and progress .

Game genre:
Sports

Health topic:
Exercise and Fitness

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Social Tags:
Computing
History of video games
Nintendo
Technology
Touch! Generations
Upcoming video games
Video games
Wii
Wii Fit
Wii Fit Plus
Wii Remote

Game platform:
Game Console

Target Population:
General Audience

URL:
http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/hoiNtus4JvIcPtP8LQPyud4Kyy393oep
http://www.nintendo.com/wiifit/launch


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