Wii Lineup for Q1 2007 Revealed

Nintendo reveals Wii first-quarter lineup, which is filled with new games that expand the breadth and depth of the Wii library. The first three months of the year are filled with games for everyone, from sure-fire favorites like Wii Play to SSX Blur and The Godfather Blackhand Edition from EA and a new Prince of Persia Rival Swords game from Ubisoft. Fans can enjoy the classic Nintendo franchises such as The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past and the upcoming Mario Kart 64 for the Wii Shop Channel. And on Jan. 27, the News Channel goes live with global coverage provided by the Associated Press.

Casual game players who recently discovered or rediscovered the thrills of video games through games like Wii Sports and WarioWare: Smooth Moves will be glad to know Wii Play, a collection of nine new games in the Wii Sports style, will be available Feb. 14. Wii Play includes games like Billiards, Fishing and Shooting Range, a target-practice game in the style of Nintendo's classic Duck Hunt.

Veteran gamers who spent countless hours playing through The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess will find new challenges by entering worlds populated by everyone from Tiger Woods to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, thanks to a deep list of new offerings from third-party publishers.

Beyond the current library of 34 new Wii titles, the schedule for upcoming Wii releases includes:
- Feb. 14 - Wii Play with Wii Remote - Nintendo;
- March 27 - Disney's Meet the Robinsons - Buena Vista;
- March - Bust-A-Move Bash - Majesco;
- March - Prince of Persia Rival Swords - Ubisoft;
- March - TMNT (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) - Ubisoft;
- March - Bionicle Heroes - Eidos;
- March - Blazing Angels Squadrons of WWII - Ubisoft;
- Q1 - Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07 - EA;
- Q1 - SSX Blur - EA;
- Q1 - The Godfather Blackhand Edition - EA;
- Q1 - Medal of Honor Vanguard - EA;
- Q1 - Sonic and the Secret Rings - Sega.

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