NPR logo

Nintendo Tennis, Anyone? Wii, Wii

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/7361031/7361032" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Nintendo Tennis, Anyone? Wii, Wii

Technology

Nintendo Tennis, Anyone? Wii, Wii

Nintendo Tennis, Anyone? Wii, Wii

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/7361031/7361032" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

As a new style of video-game console, the Nintendo Wii is exceeding sales expectations. The device is controlled with body movements, not just thumb work, making games such as video tennis more active. Technology writer Mario Armstrong exchanges a few volleys with Renee Montagne.