When Will Nintendo Abandon the Wii U?

The Wii U is the biggest hardware misstep for Nintendo  (NASDAQOTH: NTDOY  )  since the Virtual Boy. Bearing in mind that the Wii U was put forth as the successor to the hugely popular Wii and that the Virtual Boy was never intended to serve as the company's primary home-console hardware, it's possible that the Wii U represents an even greater failure. Third parties have struggled to find any traction on the platform and Nintendo's own software efforts have been commercial underperformers.

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for we are many1654d ago

Hey futura, why did you take down your last anti-Nintendo submission.

Next time submit This (both from The Wall Street Journal):

And this :

BitbyDeath1653d ago

It is against the rules to submit blog posts on N4G.

for we are many1653d ago (Edited 1653d ago )

Wall Street Journal is more credible than Motley FOOL, don't ya think?!

TheFinalEpisode1653d ago

Give it a break! Weren't the 3DS and Ps3s first years also bad in terms of sales? Look at them now!

OtakuDJK1NG-Rory1653d ago

though ps3 did start getting better in sales it wasn't til mid-late 2008

Geekman1653d ago

After all these games DO come out, what makes you think Nintendo is just gonna STOP making good games? If they want their platform to make a profit, then they'll keep it up, not just give up after the system sellers come.

And as a FINANCIAL adviser, you, Motley, should know that Nintendo stated NUMEROUS time that going 3rd party would HURT them long term, and they'd only make a SHORT term profit.

But other than that, this is actually one of his better articles. Maybe he's wising up.

frezhblunts1653d ago

I hope not I like the wii u and the gamepad. First time i brought a nintendo system before the others and almost felt like i didn't need the ps4 or xbox 1 but i don't want to miss out on infamous, elder scrolls online, destiny and etc. So i got a ps4 also but I hope the Wii u survives I still have friends who think they still make wii games and get confused about the two

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