Submitted by Grateful Ghoul 913d ago | opinion piece

Wii U: Where It Is Now And Where It Needs To Go

Rather than start with the unique gamepad possibilities and what possibilities they offer in games? The truth is, that’s not the most innovative part of the Wii U.

Miiverse is the one fundamental feature of Wii U which no next-gen system will have the luxury of ignoring. It incorporates the best aspects of Twitter, Facebook and Reddit and meshes them together into something quite unique and interesting. Simply accessing the Miiverse, players will see a thread dedicated to each game. Click on that thread and they’ll see a barrage of messages from players who are currently playing the game or talking about it. It could be a picture message which someone has drawn to show off their stylus-skills. It could be a monologue talking about a feature in a game. It could be an in-game image captured while playing. It could just be a wall of text offering an opinion or giving a mini-review.

Miiverse is a social hub that is always on the go, and allows people to enter a forum-like environm... (Assassin's Creed, Culture, Madden Wii U, Nintendo, Wii U, Zombie U)

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