Wii U

Wii U

A major upgrade to the Wii video game introduced in 2012. It features dual-screen games, wherein one person uses the Wii U touchscreen game controller to operate and view certain aspects of the game, while other players look at the TV screen. The Wii U also adds video entertainment to the system by building in Netflix and other video streaming services. See Wii.
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After a rollercoaster run, Nintendo is finally ending its production of the Wii U gaming console soon.
Nintendo's Wii U system offers revolutionary new ways to play together using an intuitive GamePad controller that is a second window into your gaming world.
Its foundations lay in Mario's 2D side-scrolling platformer roots, with visuals ripped from the original NES-era Super Mario, right up to the plumber's outings on the Wii U.
Other announcements included Metroid Prime: Federation Heroes, Animal Crossing: Happy House Designer for 3DS and Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival for Wii U, Yoshi's Woolly World and Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam.
Mario franchise games, overall Treasure Tracker is a quality release so early in the year that keeps the slightly waning profile of the Wii U on gamers' radars.
While the controls can frustrate at times, and boss battles never quite hit the heights of other Mario franchise games, overall Treasure Tracker is a quality release so early in the year that keeps the slightly waning profile of the Wii U on gamers' radars.
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Nintendo Wii U ***PS29.
You may well already have a Wii console in your house, but what if we were to tell you that upgrading to a Wii U meant you'd be involving everyone and making playing games an actual sociable activity?
Nintendo would be functioning with Tesco, which is the UK s largest supermarket chain, to increase focus on the Wii U.
India, June 28 -- Angry Birds developer Rovio has posted a new promotional video on YouTube, revealing Angry Birds, Angry Birds: Seasons, and Angry Birds: Rio will be available on Nintendo Wii and Wii U consoles as a trilogy.
Last year's launch of Nintendo's Wii U did nothing to turn around sales.
Nintendo adds new titles weekly to the Nintendo eShop for the Wii U system as well as the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL systems, to the Nintendo DSi Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii Shop Channel for the Wii console.