"Ms. Throwback breaks down Pikmin 3 in detail, explaining why its an absolute must have. She weighs-in on Microsoft’s new Xbox executive: Julie Larson-Green, and talks about the direction console gaming is going." -Play Legit
Don't do this to yourself. NPD will be the standard disappointment for Wii U sales next month. Pikimin 3 barely doubled sales in Japan and I bet they dropped back to 10k or less: we'll see tomorrow.
We certainly will see, won't we?
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its the killer app because there is nothing else? I own a Wii U and besides New super mario bros. and MH3 there really is nothing there for me. Will get Pikmin soon and cant wait for DK tropical freeze
Exactly Pikmin 3 will probably have higher numbers here in the states as well. Plus Nintendo is ramping up the marketing.
How about indie games or maybe Lego City? Heck, give Need for Speed a try. I currently own those and a bunch of indie games and they are keeping me busy. Just a thought. Have a good one.
Im not complaining! If I wanted to play games like Need for speed or lego whatever, I could aswell do that on my ps3. Its the exclusives Im after. Thats the only reason why I buy more than one console a gen. Also I dont have much time for gaming these days, so Im fine with new wii u titles gradually coming up :D (as long as they are awesome, but Im not worried about that)
There are tons of good games on wiiu....
lego undercover is an exclusive. if you want exclusives try it, or zombiu, or game and wario, which no matter what these reviews are saying, is not nearly that bad.
Donkey Kong tropical freeze, Mario Kart 8, Mario 3D World, Smash Bros. or Zelda, those are the games I want to play. Sure I also appreciate new Franchises like ZombiU, but there are also not that many of them out right now. ...which is why pikmin 3 is the killer app atm (at least for me that is)
Pikmin is not a "killer app"no matter how good a game,i doubt sales wii rocket untill mario and Smash release. On Another note, People really need to buy Wonderfull 101, give platinum motivation to keep bringing games to wiiu after their 2 exclusives, maybe that will even give Nintendo motivation to buy them then they can make starfox.
I think Pikmin can be a "Killer App", but we will see. I totally agree with your side note though.
Even mario alone wouldn't skyrocket sales but the accumulation of games that will be out by the time Mario releases will. Nintendo's W101 teaser site just confirmed that it will have some sort of battle mode.
I think it could be a killer app wiiu sales jumped from $6000 one to over $22000 the following week in Japan
That's more than double
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