CES 2009: Asus puts Wii on the PC

Apparently these WiFi-powered wireless controllers were stealth launched in the UK a few weeks ago. That's a bit of a shame, as they'd have been a ver

Each set has a pair of Nintendo nunchuck-like grips with full gamepad controls and a motion sensor. Unlike the Wii wand, though, no IR sensor is neededfor accurate mouse control.

They ship with a selection of casual games like Sega Bass Fishing and Popcap's Zuma, and although they're designed to accompany the (also Wii-like) Eee Box, actually work as a decent games or media centre controller for any PC.