The Wii U GamePad started life as this

Nintendo revealed the image in a Q&A with the brains behind Nintendo Land, the game that comes bundled with the Wii U.

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wiiulee1870d ago

the brilliance of the it wasnt even to copy the ds....they just try to create a new unique way to play as usual

shutUpAndTakeMyMoney1870d ago (Edited 1870d ago )

yes it's called hand held gaming. Like psp.

Hug with ipad features.

lilbroRx1870d ago (Edited 1870d ago )

I actually kind of wish they would have kept this design. I've always been fan of more buttons. Especially when they are easy to access and recognize. It could have been better than the N64 controller.

Rainstorm811870d ago

That is horrible....I'm glad it ended up the way it did.

That prototype looks like iy would break easily

from the beach1870d ago

Reminds me of those hats with beer cans on the sides

Nevers0ft1870d ago

Sooo... The Wii U really is just two Wii's Duct Taped together? ;-)

I love the way Nintendo think. They're the Willy Wonka of the gaming world.

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