The Wii Remote Controller Design Patent
This design patent is of the Nintendo Wii System's Remote Controller - the "Wiimote." Its unique, wand-like design makes it easy for comfortable handheld play with the Nintendo Wii System. Deviating from traditional controllers, the Wiimote is an innovative new design in the video game industry. When paired with the Nintendo Wii System, the two form a powerful gaming system that incorporates movement sensitivity. Because of this new special feature introduced by the Wii, the Wiimote was designed to fit the hand in order to utilize the motion sensing technology of the system. Ultimately, this design patent is protective of the Wii Remote Controller design, which is essential to the Wii's success.