If you’re tired of dancing to the same old beats, the #WiiChallenge may be just what you’re looking for. The challenge is simple: come up with your own choreography to go with the Nintendo Wii’s ever-popular Mii Channel theme music, film yourself dancing to it, and post it online.
Check it out:
— KIDATHEGREAT (@LILKIDA8) April 3, 2018
Not surprisingly, the video was a hit:
Every producer on Broadway right now: pic.twitter.com/wyh8D74sa2
— Maya Contreras (@mayatcontreras) April 7, 2018
This made my day! Flipping cool! ♀️
— melanie (@mlc61802) April 8, 2018
I’m both impressed and slightly jealous of how well you can dance I wish I could move like that!
— Neelam! ッ (@NeelamCena) April 6, 2018
I'm loving this y'all are awesome pic.twitter.com/ouTG8ddsQl
— Boss B (@BossBSFR81) April 6, 2018
Contrary to what some people are saying, Kida The Great and Jabari Timmons were not the first dancers to shake a leg to the Mii theme music.
Take a look at this 2009 video of professional choreographer and dancer Mike Song at a Nintendo Wii tutting workshop:
— stove (@svotzy) April 8, 2018
Because he was tagged so many times in Kida The Great’s video, Mike Song decided to post another video featuring his angular moves set to the Mii theme music from back in the day.
This time with a violinist:
Lots of other people have been inspired to create their own choreography to go with the catchy tune.
Many of the results are pretty impressive:
Some dancers decided to spice up the jam, adding a beat to the mix:
So why not take the #WiiChallenge yourself? You might not look as polished as the pros, but you’re sure to have a lot of fun trying.