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Submitted by GoldenElf 964d ago | article

Why Do You Care About Waiting for Wii U to Update?

Tynan Muddle at Aussie-Gamer.com writes: "After three long years of constant badgering from the world’s press, it didn’t surprise me that Nintendo’s Wii U launch would be the target of mass hysteria in those same circles.

And indeed it happened; hours after the Wii U went on sale in North America (the first market to get the console), one reporter jumped on Twitter saying his console was “bricked” because he pulled the cord out mid-firmware update. This was a pretty dumb thing to do, especially from a guy who writes for a technology publication who should know very well that gadgets need to be babied through their update process." (Nintendo, Wii U)

browngamer41  +   964d ago
I was wondering where all the hate came from too, but then I remembered that this is Nintendo and "grown ups" (read tweens and teenagers) hate Nintendo..
wiiulee  +   964d ago
you shouldnt..haters just find ways to trip and hate on nintendo..right now i have to wait for windows to do an update
lilbroRx  +   964d ago
And I'm sure after the next CFW is released, people will be waiting for the next PS3 update which will not be small or short.

I doubt they will make anywhere near as big a deal as they have made about the Wii U updates which were announced and known to be coming in advance.
RAMHAMMERSPAMMER  +   964d ago
people crying over an update that only takes an hour? wow im flabbergasted!i bet its only those young cunt of a gamers cry about this and older ones too!wasnt a problem for me cause i have all consoles to keep me busy while it updated.u trying to tell me these snotty nose gamers had no other option to do something else while it updates?
TruthbeTold  +   964d ago
To the people upset by the wait, I recommend that you watch Louis CK's bit on Cell Phones.
millzy102  +   964d ago
my ps3 took longer to update gt5 (that was nearly 6 gig and across 7 packets) than my Wii u took to do a full system update but no one complains about that.
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