Wii U Gamepad 3D Output Confirmed

At Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed III Launch Party here in Montreal, a Product Manager shared with that the Gamepad is actually 3D enabled and will be usable in games like Assassin's Creed III. Now, comes the confirmation.

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djslimzz2097d ago

I tought it was a hoax.

nassour2097d ago

seems like its not, and the pics prove it

lashes2ashes2097d ago

How do the pics prove it. When the 3ds came out we all learned you can't see the 3d effect in photos or vids.

inveni02097d ago (Edited 2097d ago )

It's not interlaced 3D. It's anaglyph, side-by-side, or top/bottom. There is no parallax technique as we see with the 3DS.

Tired2097d ago (Edited 2097d ago )

Gamepad 3D? I don't think so.

The fact the settings state anaglyph, SBS and TNB are the givaway. These are settings for various 3D tv's. All this does is confirm that the WiiU plays AC3 in 3D with compatible tv's. Or all screens via anaglyph.

Under the 3D settings is the option to play on the gamepad itself. There are no pictures of the gamepad running anaglyph pictures. Why not?

I call BS!

*edit* Even if anaglyph stereoscopy can be viewed on the gamepad that doesn't make it 3D enabled. Because in that case EVERY SINGLE COLOUR tv/phone/lap-top/computer EVER is 3d enabled.

Gamer19822097d ago

quote from article "The green and magenta 3D glasses needed to experience this visual sensation come from Inficolor.". Its anaglyph 3D any TV can do this form of 3D you can even get this 3D method from books/magazines.

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ChampOfChamps2097d ago

So did I at first, but Jesus Christ! Who would've known?! Thanks imgmr, this definitely gives me another excuse to pick up the Wii U!

kneon2097d ago

It said it can do 3D with the use of the colored glasses. That doesn't require any special screen, any screen can do it so long as it's in color.

Lior2097d ago

I play this gam on my LG 50inch 3Dtv on my ps3 big whoop

TVippy2097d ago

You're a rich guy, wow. Me jelly.

360ICE2096d ago (Edited 2096d ago )

Speaking of inches...
No, I'm just jelly ;)

360ICE2096d ago (Edited 2096d ago )

Double post by accident. Sorry world.

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herbs2097d ago

Holy Rad Racer this is Awesome

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Jon_Fu_2097d ago

This 3D craze is really doing it for me.

gemugurl2097d ago

That makes AC3 worth trying on the WiiU since the gameplay will be a bit different

kupomogli2097d ago

It won't make the gameplay different one bit. Disappointing game also.

grailly2097d ago

AC3 is also 3D on other platforms

profgerbik2097d ago

Everything is practically 3D on PC.

hum_bug2097d ago

Whhoooaaaa trippy 3D-ness

Thepcz2097d ago (Edited 2097d ago )

if true, this feature will add value to wiiu

no need to splash out on £1000 tv sets for 3d gaming. heck, maybe you could even watch 3d movies and other 3d content on the screen via netflix etc.

great move from nintendo. genius really

ChickeyCantor2097d ago

" The green and magenta 3D glasses needed to experience this visual sensation come from Inficolor. "

Any screen can do this? They aren't clear on how the 3D is rendered.


yea your right its not "proper" 3d like a 3ds sceen, just the one any colour tv can do..was excited for a minute untill i saw that lol

metroid322097d ago

Well its when all games support 3d the gampad needs to support it also for off TV Play ? Have a nice day.

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