Random: Golden Wii Intended For Queen Elizabeth II Will Be Shown At Gamescom

“One shall be player one”.

It’s fair to say that the late Queen Elizabeth II had her fair share of bling during her 70-year reign; you know, the Imperial State Crown, the Sovereign’s Orb, the Kokoshnik Tiara… rather expensive stuff, a few notches above the kind of tat you might have found at the bottom of a box of Coco Pops.

Given her status, however, we imagine many folks also attempted to send her a number of luxurious gifts. One such example came courtesy of publisher THQ to celebrate the Wii release of the long-forgotten Big Family Games (Neighborhood Games). Rather than send just the game itself, THQ commissioned a 24K gold-plated Wii console to be carted off to Buckingham Palace. If nothing else, Lilibet could have sold it on for a few extra quid, but unfortunately, the console never made it to her.

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