FleshEatingZipper writes: The star of Nintendo's E3 press conference today was the unveiling of WiiU. While what we saw of their console was sometimes traditional and sometimes exciting, I can't help but feel that Nintendo is putting most of their eggs into the WiiU basket. Nintendo's handhelds, which have saved the company from complete annihilation during the N64 and Gamecube eras, came up short here with the 3DS getting only a scant amount of play time. They promised a "few minutes" of coverage today with another standalone event tomorrow as a faint mea culpa, but one can't help but feel that the 3DS was a gamble that isn't quite paying off. Here's why.