Finding cheap Nintendo Wii gifts can be a challenge for even the most savvy video game enthusiast. When undertaken by a novice, that challenge can become a terrible experience. Just take a stroll down any video game aisle in any store, and you will be amazed at what is available. All those shiny packages and pulsing lights with promises to excite and delight any who just plunk down some cash. If only finding Nintendo Wii gifts for kids were that easy.
Kids though are perfect for cheap Nintendo Wii gifts. Depending on the budget at hand, any number of video game accessories or games themselves can be purchased for as little as ten dollars. Up your ante to twenty dollars and the options only increase. If you are searching for inexpensive Nintendo Wii gifts for kids on your list, here are a few options to consider.
Controller Gloves or Wiimote Gloves
A Wii Controller Glove or a Wiimote Glove is protective rubber sleeve that easily fits over the Nintendo Wii’s unique controllers. These come in a variety of colors and styles, and can be had for as little as ten dollars.
Discount Game Bin
If you have a twenty dollar budget, several games for the Wii have been reduced to $19.99 at most major retailers. So browse the selections available and wrap up a cheap Nintendo Wii gift.
Wii Points Card
Wii points are redeemable for different classic Nintendo games from past consoles. The caveat here is making sure the person you are buying these for has their Nintendo Wii connected to the Internet. If the Wii is hooked up to the Internet, a Wii Points card is a great way to go.
Extra controllers are perfect inexpensive Nintendo Wii gifts for kids. Whether you purchase a classic controller, a nunchuk, a Wiimote, or all three, the kids will likely challenge you to a game next time you pop in.
Extra WiiMotion Plus
Take a look and see if the kids need another WiiMotion Plus accessory. These are small boxes that plug into the bottom of the Wiimote to make it more sensitive to movements. These retail for twenty dollars and are required to play many Motion plus equipped games.
When all else fails a Wii game case is always a great gift. Game discs always seem to be lying around. Purchase a case and the clutter will go away. The kids will be excited, and the parents will be happy as well.
One general rule to follow when trying to find an inexpensive Wii gift is to only purchase official Nintendo merchandise. Whether it is a game case or a plastic sleeve look for the Wii logo. Once the kids see the logo, they will instantly love whatever you picked out.