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The Wii created a new genre of motion-controlled video games. But it's initially Wii Remote controller was a little limited. Nintendo shortly brought out addition that added more one-to-one detection of movement: Motion Plus.You could purchase the Motion Plus block and plug it into existing Wii Remote controllers, or purchase updated Wii Remote controllers that included Motion Plus. These newer controllers are indicated by the Motion Plus nomenclature on the bottom. This nuanced motion-controlled continued on to the Wii U in games that used the Wii Remote controls and needed extra fidelity for the player.Wii U Party minigames, Nintendo Land, Table Tennis and Archery in Wii Sports Resort as well as the exploration and combat in Zelda Skyward Sword each stand out as really good use of this extended Motion Plus controls.
This list includes 3 games from the last 26 years, with 28 likes. They come from a range of different genres and play-styles and are all good games if you want to play the best motion controlled games.
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Content Rating: PEGI 12
Release Date: 23/11/2011
Platforms: Switch, Wii and Wii U
Genres: Action, Adventure, Narrative, Open World, Physically Active, Role-Play and Stealth
Accessibility: 20 features
Developer: Nintendo (@Nintendo)
Players: This is a single-player game
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is an adventure game in the Zelda series. You play Link and navigate the floating island of Skyloft before diving down to the land below it. While the island locations and flight drew from Wind Waker, the combat and...
Content Rating: PEGI 16
Skill Rating: 10+ year-olds
Release Date: 16/09/2008, updated in 2022
Price: 25% off
Platforms: DS, Mac, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP, Switch, Wii and Xbox 360
Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting and Narrative
Accessibility: 27 features
Developer: Aspyr Media (@AspyrMedia)
Players: You can play with 1 to 2 players in the same room
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and its sequel, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II are fighting-adventure games set in the Star Wars universe. You use force powers and lightsaber attacks to defeat enemies in fast-paced combat, and in the latest Switch...
Content Rating: PEGI 18
Release Date: 01/01/1996, updated in 2022
Price: 20% off
Platforms: PC, PS2, PS3, PS4, Switch, Wii, Xbox and Xbox One
Genres: Action and Shooting
Players: You can play with 1 to 2 players in the same room or as a 4-player online game
The House of the Dead is a horror-themed shooting game where you control the targeting but not the movement. Unlike general on-rails shooting games, this was controlled using a light-gun pointing at the screen (or similar controller). This gives the...