Wii also is known as Nintendo Wii is a gaming console similar to Sony Play Station. It was first released in the date November 19, 2006. But the official console was discontinued by the company in the year 2013 (Japan). Somehow the console is still available to purchase in several countries.

There are millions of people who lives in Wii video games. As it has been now discontinued and gamers now love playing Wii U and the Switch video games. You can still play those high graphics video games on your smartphone (Both iOS and Android) with the help of, you know what, an emulator.

Few games are best played on laptop or PC as these games are high graphics and have a large size. it is hard to play on a mobile phone, do first check for file size. Mostly, video games under the size of 2GB are playable in a smartphone.

There is an emulator out there for smartphones that is capable of running GameCube and Wii game files, a dolphin emulator.

1. Resident Evil 4


Genre - Horror, Adventure, Action, shooting.

The original version of resident evil 4 is also released on the Wii gaming console. Resident Evil 4 is an Action/Adventure horror game.

The video game was released on 11 January 2005 and published by capcom. Resident Evil 4 is one of the greatest hits ever, even after 15 years everyone loves to play this video game.

According to capcom, resident Evil 4 has already sold millions of copies worldwide. Not only its Wii edition but on different platforms like play station 2, GameCube, Xbox one, etc, the game gained enormous popularity. There are also a lot of gaming awards given to this game.

Who doesn't know about resident evil 4, it is also very popular on the play station 2 platforms.

No video game is like resident evil 4, roaming in the village and killing a zombie is fun. However, this is also one of the horror story game.

As we know that it a third party shooting horror game. It is produced and released by Capcom.

It is one of the most loved horror video games. It is also available on other platforms such as windows, PlayStation 2, Android, IOS, PC, etc.


2. Call Of Duty - Modern Warfare 3

Genre - 1st person shooting.

Call of Duty, who doesn't know about this video game. It is one of the most popular shooting games worldwide. It was released in the year 2011 and published by Activision.

Almost all operating systems have a Call Of Duty game version, but this one is really fantastic. What was first release on the Windows and PlayStation platform and later ported to Nintendo Wii?

The game managed to sold 6.5 million copies in the United States alone. In the europian country, it is also a very popular video game.

However, if you do not have a PC, you can download the dolphin emulator to play this game on your smartphone.

3. Dragon Ball Z- Budokai Tenkaichi 3

Genre - Action, and fighting.

Who doesn't love the dragon ball series? There are hundreds of popular dragon ball games released on different platforms, such as PC, ps2, PSP, Nintendo Wii.

The game was released in Japan in the year 2007. The Nintendo Wii version has the capability of an online multiplayer.

It is an action fighting game, following the main characters Goku, Gohan, Vegeta, piccolo, a total of 98 characters.

Dragon Ball Z- Budokai Tenkaichi 3 can also be played using the play station 2 emulators.


Dragon Ball Z- Budokai Tenkaichi 3
Dragon Ball Z- Budokai Tenkaichi 3

4. Tomb Raider Underworld

Genre - Action, adventure, and shooting.

Want to go to an awesome adventure? Sure, you gonna love this single-player action and adventure game.

Tomb Raider Underworld is an action-adventure video game. Developed and published by Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Interactive.

This video game was released on multiple platforms such as pc, Xbox 360, play station 3, etc.

It is the 8th installment of the Tomb Raider series, following the character Lara Croft. The story continues from the events in Tomb Raider: Legend (a direct sequel), but also addressed unexplained plot elements by association with Tomb Raider: Anniversary.

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5. Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Genre - Fighting and action.

Play with your favorite characters, these video games let you choose popular characters from anime, games, cartoons and more. This is the biggest crossover game ever released.

The game was released on January 31, 2008 (japan) and later in other specific continents.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl has 4.5/5 ratings and it is also one of the most played Wii video games.

6. Monster Hunter Tri

Genre - Action role-playing game.

The game is the synonym of Monster Hunter 3. This game is quite awesome because of its open-world adventure gameplay.

Developed by Capcom, the company that has also developed resident evil 4. The video games were first released on August 1, 2009, and later launched in North America.

The interesting thing is that the game was originally planned to be published on the PlayStation 3 platform, but later cancelled by Capcom and they decided to develop it for the Wii console.

7. WWE 13

Genre - Fighting, Action.

WWE is the best sports video game to play in using a dolphin emulator.

Even in other gaming platforms, this game got a more positive response than a similar fighting game.

WWE 13 is a professional wrestling video game that is developed by Yuke's and published by THQ. It first appeared in the year 2012 in North America.

Here are some WWE superstar characters, Alberto Del Rio, Bad News Barrett, AJ Lee, Beth Phoenix, Big Show, Big Van Vader, etc.

8. Xenoblade Chronicles

Genre - Fighting, Adventure, Action.

The first Wii version of this cool video game was published on 10 June 2010 (Japan). It is a Japanese game, published by Nintendo.

The game is also available on Nintendo 3DS and Switch.

It is an action-adventure video game and you will love open-world fighting. There are several weapons to choose from. Action role-playing is the best part and there are several different enemies you will meet in the journey.

Xenoblade Chronicles is a single-player game.

Note that the file size of this video game is quite large and graphics are really awesome, only a few high-end smartphones are capable of running. Best playable on a PC and laptop.

Before downloading the game file, checkout screenshots.

Xenoblade Chronicles wii game
Xenoblade Chronicles

9. Metroid Prime Trilogy

Genre - Space action/adventure,
1st-Person Shooter.

Note that the file size of this video game is large - About 5.3 GB (Compressed).

The game might be unfamiliar to many of us because it is not available on any other platform. There are several awesome things that make it more unique and fun.

It a space adventure video game. The game was developed by Retro Studios and released in 2009 in America and Europe.

There is a very cool fact about this space shooting game, it consists of 3 video games (Metroid Prime, Metroid Prime 2 Echoes, and Metroid Prime 3: Corruption), and yes this is true.

Explore new planets, kill aliens, roam through the new interstellar objects, all of that is pretty amazing. You can get all bundles of space adventure fun in just one game.


Metroid Prime Trilogy

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10. Dead Space: Extraction

Dead Space: Extraction

Genre - Action/shooting

Another best space adventure video game. There are only two versions of this game, one for Nintendo Wii and the second is for play station 3.

The game was released in 2009 and originally published for the Wii console.

After the great success of its prequel Dead Space, this game too gained popularity around the world.

If we check for the rating, according to Nintendo Life the video game has 9/10 ratings.

Many of us did know that a dead space game version also released for smartphones that were published by EA.

Different types of space objects and spaceship can be seen in the dead space. There are several types of enemies and aliens, space weapons, spaceships, etc to explore. Killing those horrifying outer space creatures is a satisfying moment. This is a much enjoyable video game similar to the Metroid prime series.


Dead Space: Extraction gameplay image
Dead Space: Extraction wii

How to Play Wii games on Android or PC

Ok, now you may be thinking that how can I play these Nintendo games. All you need to is find rom files of the game, there are many sites that provide Wii ROMs for free.

To play these Wii video games, rom file and original dolphin emulator is required. It is the best emulator app.

However, there are hundreds of emulator software for pc and apps for mobile phones.

The best option to run Wii/ Gamecube games files is to download Dolphin Emulator. This emulator application is available on windows and android platform. If you have an android mobile phone then you can download it for free.

Computers are powerful, you can also download Dolphin Emulator for PC. Above listed Wii video games can run at full speed. However, as we know only a few flagship mobile phones are capable of running Wii games at full speed.

Actually, dolphin emulator games are really cool and lots of video games are same as PSP games. High graphics and a good story make these video games more epic.