Wiifunded the Wii…


It is official.  Wii wiiturned the Wii for a Wiifund.

Although I had some fun playing it, I deifnately did not see the long term value and did not see it working well for a workout.  Not better than the lower cost Xavix anyhow.  So, it is now history but…  Funny story!

When I entered the WalMart someone started to follow me from a distance.  It was obvious he was following me so I assumed it was security.  As I approched the customer service desk to Wiiturn the Wii he asked me “does that Wii work or is it defective”.  I told him it works fine and I just didn’t like it.

I then proceeded to return the Wii.  It took forever and right when I finished, that guy stepped up to the customer service counter and asked if he could buy it!

I left before I saw the result, but I assume he is the new owner of the Wiitarded video game system.

BTW — Once I tried Madden ’08 on the Wii that is when I knew it was going bye-bye.  The graphics were below that of my Xbox (not Xbox 360, just plain old Xbox) and the gameplay was just lame.

Goodbye Wii.  Wii will not miss you!

3 thoughts on “Wiifunded the Wii…”

  1. Not at Walmart it wouldn’t take forever to return something… let’s put it this way – I was able to run home and pick up a few forgotten items and still sat outside for a good 10 minutes.

  2. Now I can’t come to the door with a friend and say “Wii would like to play.” Sometimes there is more fun just having the game, than playing the game…

    I did like the bowling. But I can’t see pay the price they want for that game just to bowl. How many trips to the mini-bowling lanes would that pay for???

    I think that if I want a game system, I’d settle for something else. Not that I’m into video type games anyway.

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