Nintendo Decides You Can Trade in Wii Speak After All

We were pretty pissed when we found out that the Wii Speak mic comes with a one-time code » 11/25/08 3:40pm 11/25/08 3:40pm to download the "Wii Speak" channel that'll let you use it, since a single use, irreplaceable code meant you couldn't trade it in, because it would be a useless bundle of plastic of wires. Nintendo is backpedaling now to say that,…

Nintendo Says F You With One-Time-Use Wii Speak Code

Ars » 11/14/08 7:39pm 11/14/08 7:39pm discovered that the upcoming Nintendo Wii Speak peripheral—a microphone that finally lets you communicate to other Wii users online—comes with a 16 character code to download the "Wii Speak" channel. This is a one time use code, which cannot be replaced if lost. What does this mean to you? It means you can NEVER sell …

WiiSpeak Community Mic: Online Group Chatting Comes to the Wii

The second new Wii accessory out of E3, the WiiSpeak community mic and speaker finally lets you chat with other people online. Unlike an Xbox 360 headset, it's more about group chatting and is placed on top of your TV, like a conference call mic (how does it filter out game sounds?). It's bundled with Animal Crossing… » 7/15/08 12:28pm 7/15/08 12:28pm