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Nintendo gives Wii Remote a jacket

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Though the internet hype surrounding the possible safety concerns of the Wii remote have long faded, Nintendo has announced that all future versions of the peripheral will come bundled with a protective safety jacket.

The silicon cover will shortly be included with all Wii consoles and all Wii Remotes that are sold separately.

A Nintendo statement read: The Wii Remote Jacket provides cushioning for the Wii Remote for people who might accidentally throw or drop their Wii Remotes while playing games.”

It did add though: The current Wii Remote is a safe product when used properly.”

Those who already own jacket-less Wii Remotes are able to get them free of charge by visiting www.wii.com.

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