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Examiner - A Wii U review from a Wii hater

Perhaps “hater” is a bit strong, but it is true, I never had much affection for Nintendo’s white, waggle machine. I guess my main problem was that the Wii simply couldn't fulfill its panoply of drunken promises. The motion controls weren't terribly immersive, and before the MotionPlus, they weren’t very accurate. The system’s hardware was outdated before it even came out. Most of the games were garbage, and the ones that weren't belonged to a series of increasingly stagnating franchises. As a core gamer, there just wasn't much there for me. Despite all the Wii’s failures, when the Wii U came out, I ran out and bought one. I’ve had it for a while now, and here’s what I think.

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exfatal1287d ago

good read, hopefully the load times will be resolved with later games in the series.

Jim Hawking1284d ago (Edited 1284d ago )

It's possible, as a developer myself, I know that clumsy middleware can slow down hardware a lot. If that's the issue, it could be resolved.

wiiulee1287d ago

flat out true...compare to the wii.....the wiiu is light years ahead of it and def a fanstastic nintendo system.

yeahokchief1286d ago

I give the Wii U a 0/5.

-Wii review from a TRUE Wii U hater

metroid321286d ago

Best console ever after SNES.

Perjoss1286d ago

Its a fantastic console. Power wise it might start looking a bit dated in about 2 years when the next gens enter full swing (launch titles will not be light years ahead of what we have now) but for now I'm loving it.

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