The Goods: Netflix Coming Soon To The Wii

If you’ve got a Nintendo Wii and the news that NBA Jam is coming later this year doesn’t excite you, this will: Netflix will be available on the Wii this spring. Already available on the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3, Netflix announced yesterday that starting this spring, you’ll be able to stream anything from your instant queue directly to your TV. Like the PS3, all you’ll need to do it is a special disc that allows you to stream the movies instantly. Of course, the only drawback to the news is that the Wii is still limited to viewing games and flicks in 480p, meaning any of Netflix’s HD offerings are off limits. But, hey, beggars can’t be choosers. Pre-order your Netflix Wii disc now here. ––Chris Yuscavage

Oh, and if you know what’s good for you, you’ll slide this to the top of your queue immediately, too: