Full UK Wii Tour

Discussion in 'Wii - Console and Game Discussions' started by lookout, Nov 9, 2006.

  1. lookout

    lookout GBAtemp Board Room

    Aug 16, 2006
    United Kingdom
    Hopefully one of these events will be near you so that you can try out the Wii before or soon after its launch.

    Toys 4 Big Boys, Dublin: 10th-12th November
    Good Food Show, London: 10th-12th November

    Bluewater Shopping Centre, Kent (A): 16th-18th November
    Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow: 16th-18th November
    Bullring, Birmingham: 16th-18th November
    Churchill Square, Brighton: 16th-18th November
    Good Food Show, Birmingham NEC: 22nd-26th November
    Lakeside, Essex: 23rd-25th November
    UK Golf Show, Birmingham NEC: 24th-26th November
    Meadowhall, Sheffield: 30th November-2nd December
    Cribbs Causeway, Bristol: 30th November-2nd December
    The Oracle, Reading: 30th November-2nd December
    Clotheshow Live 2006, Birmingham NEC: 1st-6th December
    Luton Airport (A): 4th-10th December
    Gatwick North (A): 4th-10th December
    Manchester Metropolitan University: 6th December
    UCD, Dublin University: 6th December
    Arndale Centre, Manchester: 7th-9th December
    Mahon Point, Cork: 7th-10th December
    Gatwick South (A): 11th-17th December
    Stansted Airport (A): 11th-17th December
    Centre MK, Milton Keynes (A): 18th-24th December
    Irn Bru Carnival, Glasgow SECC: 23rd December - 14th January
    The Liberty, Romford: 2nd-7th January
    White Rose, Leeds: 2nd-7th January
    Castlecourt, Belfast: 2nd-7th January
    Brent Cross Shopping Centre, London: 9th-14th January
    The Gyle, Edinburgh: 9th-14th January
    West Quay Centre, Southampton: 9th-14th January
    Bristol University: 17th January
    St David's Centre, Cardiff: 18th-21st January
    Nottingham Trent University: 24th January
    The Shires, Leicester: 25th-27th January
    Sheffield Hallam University: 31st January
    Glasgow University: 31st January
    Trinity College Dublin: 31st January
    Luton Airport (B) : 5th - 11th Feb
    Gatwick South (B): 5th-18th Feb
    Xscape, Braehead: 17th-18th Feb
    The Victoria Centre, Nottingham: 19th-25th Feb
    Gatwick North (B): 19th-25th Feb
    Stansted Airport (B): 19th Feb - 4th March
    Xscape, Castleford Leeds: 24th-25th Feb
    Centre MK, Milton Keynes (B): 28th Feb - 3rd march
    Braehead Shopping Centre, Glasgow: 5th-11th March
    Crufts 2007, Birmingham NEC: 8th-11th March
    Ideal Home Show, Earl's Court London: 9th March - 1st April
    Quad Show, Birmingham NEC: 16th-18th March
    Bluewater Shopping Centre, Kent (B): 16th-18th March
    Vitality Show, London Olympia: 29th March - 1st April
    Memorabilia Show, Birmingham NEC: 31st March - 1st April

    Nintendo UK

  2. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

    Oct 24, 2002
    United Kingdom
    South England
    Why are there SO many in Birmingham, and then other major cities don't have an event at all? [​IMG]

    I might go to the one in Reading, or possibly Birmingham. Not sure I can be arsed to travel through London to play it. Though I did drive almost 800 miles to and back from the show in Paris! [​IMG]

    I'd go to the one in Southampton too, but I'll already have my Wii before then! [​IMG]
  3. The Teej

    The Teej Also known as The Tjalian

    Former Staff
    Jun 27, 2004
    Hmm, looks like they've moved up and literally moved the location of the Wii Tour in my hometown. Oh well, at least I'll get to try it out before launch now! [​IMG]
  4. Harsky

    Harsky Madmin

    Aug 2, 2004
    Well that's no good to me. I don't live in any of those cities or even have the motivation to travel to one of the cities to actually play it. I suppose I'll have to wait for a demo machine to be installed at my local GAME/Gamestation.
  5. lookout

    lookout GBAtemp Board Room

    Aug 16, 2006
    United Kingdom
    The one in "Good Food Show, London: 10th-12th November " never happen? I phone them and they say it was cancel...

    you better off finding out abit more before going
  6. dippyx

    dippyx Member

    Aug 7, 2006
    I went to the one at Buchanen Galleries Glasgow today. They demo'd Wii Sports, Wii Play and Zelda.

    a Buddy had a shot at Wii Bowling and we played a Vs match of Wii tennis. It was all good. Had a really great rally.

    The Wii-Remote looks tiny and feels just right. These last three weeks are gonna drag...

    I'm thinking of freezing myself (its the only way)
  7. leoedin

    leoedin GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 23, 2005
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    The edinburgh one is so far away the wii will be everywhere by then anyway!
  8. ShadowXP

    ShadowXP ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

    Dec 20, 2002
    What's the point of touring after launch? [​IMG] and damn Nintendo, always visiting Southampton and not Portsmouth [​IMG]
  9. Costello

    Costello Headmaster

    Oct 24, 2002
    [​IMG] [​IMG] Don't do this! You know where this leads! [​IMG]

    damn no show in Oxford.
    This sucks! meh not like I haven't played enough already.