i just got my wii a couple days ago, and to my knowledge the only online game for it right now is pokemon, and that theres not gunna be much online compatle games till later? why? mario party 8 would make it so much more bad ass if it was online, same for big brain. im really hopeing they make SSBB and metroid online, ive seen threds saying they hope its gunna be online, and i do to..but the way i think about it..why wouldent they? y wouldent they take that extra step to make it that much more bad ass...but then again they didnt add it for mario party 8.... another thing..how exactly does thing friend thing work? typing in each other wii consoles numbers and what not? is there not going to be lobbys of some sort or match making or something to find other people? or only people that u type in al thre information is the only poeple u can see online till u add more? and say brawl or metroid is online..how would we communicate during the game?