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11-21-2006, 01:26 AM
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Originally Posted by deandebean View Post
Maybe it's me being 40 years old, but I can't see the young video junkies, with baby fat around their waste, working their butt off playing sports with real intensity in the Wii for a long period of time. I mean, a employee of mine tried it this weekend, boxing. He got tired after 20-30 minutes of shadow boxing.

I wonder if this game won't fade out after people grow tired of mimicking a tennis match or a baseball game.

The fun of video games was to work your thumbs off, but that was it. Not very physical. This Wii stuff makes me wonder.
I dread the moment when snotty nerds will be boasting that they don't need sports or excersize because they get a good workout playing Wii.

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