Why Wii and TVs Don't Mix

I’ve had my Wiimote for a few days now and I haven’t fully explored the accelerometers so I haven’t been swinging it around. It’s now working as my Winamp remote. Really nice since I can change songs without having to switch over to Winamp while browsing. Or while I’m in the toilet. I’ll post the tutorial up soon.

If you’ve just bought an expensive 50″ plasma TV, don’t go and buy yourself a Wii before you get some protection for your TV. At least get some acrylic panes that will stop flying Wiimotes from puncturing your RM10,000 TV. Don’t end up with these:

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And here’s what really happens when you actually break one.

If you have more photos of destroyed TVs, do email me or post the link on the comments below. Wii will share your sorrows. Continue reading