Wii Remote

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Wii Remote
Developer Nintendo IRD
Publisher Nintendo
Systems Wii, Wii U
Released Wii Remote
NA: November 19, 2006
JP: December 2, 2006
AU: December 7, 2006
EU: December 8, 2006
Wii Remote Plus
AU: October 28, 2010
EU: November 5, 2010
NA: November 7, 2010
JP: November 11, 2010
Added to Museum Wii Remote Plus: November 8, 2010

The Wii Remote is a motion sensing remote controller for the Wii and Wii U video game consoles.

It was released in North America on November 19, 2006, in Japan on December 2, 2006, in Australia on December 7, 2006, and in Europe on December 8, 2006.

Wii Remotes utilize a sensor bar that allows for precise position tracking.

Wii Remote Plus

The Wii Remote Plus is an enhanced Wii Remote with a Wii MotionPlus, a device that allows for more complex motion, built in to the remote.

This allowed the remote to be plugged into accessories such as the Wii Zapper without having to remove the Motion Plus extension.

The Wii Remote Plus was released in Australia on October 28, 2010, in Europe on November 5, 2010, in North America on November 7, 2010 and in Japan on November 11, 2010.