Gamertag Radio writes: "Could this be the new Wii 2 console?"
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page not found looks amazing can't wait day 1 buy
I'm really looking forward to what Nintendo can bring to the table. All i really want are the amazing Nintendo released faster. 5 years in between Twilight Princess and Skyward Sword releases is not acceptable.
soo...just by a picture its a day 1 buy? o.o
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i never saw a picture of leak being real for nintendo
i dont think its real
Image looks creditable, but why leave Project Cafe on the image. If it was real wouldn't a real name exist on the console. This is the 2nd image I have seen on the net of this same console design though. So its possible. I wouldn't bet my life on it.
Key words "easy portability from PC, 360"
- Or a really big router.
Bringing handheld and home console together it seems.
Easy portability from PC/360 is a feature? So, Wii2 = 360 in power? Classic nintendo, last gen hardware, new gen price.
And there you have it! But I wonder... Why did they feel the need to point out that its easy to port PC and XBOX 360 games? Something fishy going on here... and hopefully it is what i've been hoping for...
Man, all I know is, either those screens on those controllers are really low resolution screens (240x160 or so), or those controllers are going to cost around $75 a piece. haha But I like what I'm seeing so far. The next important thing will be the cost of the new console. They really can't go any higher than $350-$400 for the console, or people will simply just pick up a PS3 or Xbox 360. Another key selling point for the new Nintendo would be a bluray drive, hopefully used for the games, but at least as a movie player. Can't wait for E3 2011!!
the same could be said for the ngp and we already no that exists
Go Nintedo!!!!!!!!! Day one purchase for me - Cant wait to play my beloved Zelda,Metriod and Mario in HD. Nintendo please buy back the Killer Instinct IP from Microsoft and bring onto the Wii HD as a launch title.
He pointed out "easy portability between PC, Xbox 360" for 1 of two reasons. Reason 1 being that its fake because it doesn't mention any other system and acts like the others don't exist. Reason 2 he could be trolling saying its impossible to port from the PS3 because its so good but that's not important. I think this is fake. Take this with a grain of salt.
Its says "Easy portability from PC and Xbox 360". I wonder if its going to have a similar architecture to the 360 then?
@deadlyfire because Nntendo probably hasn't named it yet. They used the "revolution" name publicly for a long time until finally settling on "Wii"
it seems contradictory that they write that it's next gen technology at current gen price but they also say that it's easilt portable from 360, which is current gen so which one is it then?
damn it looks sexy to me
here http://www.gamertagradio.co... EDIT: He fixed it, tsall good
*sigh* There is no Wii HD, at least not for the next few years. Wii HD would be a worse mistake for the Nintendo than the Virtua Boy.
I disagree, The Wii HD makes perfect sense. The Wii is going to sell over 100 million units in the next few years. Its at 80 plus million now. Nintendo can use all the money they made off of the Wii and DS to really to court more core gamers and use this system with modern features to get 3rd parties back on nintendo really for the first time since the SNES.
Why would they WANT to court core gamers? Not a single "core" game has sold anywhere close to the Wii's best sellers. Even the Wii's lower-selling AAA games like Smash Bros Brawl sell far more than most "core" games? When Nintendo DID "court more gamers" it resulted in their decline on the N64 and Gamecube. Also, the "core" market is shrinking. Yeah, just because it sound like it'd be a fun system doesn't mean it's a good idea. I hope that Nintendo does not make the Wii 2 a powerhouse.
Wow... You actually wrote those comments... So as a gamers you don't want fun games? Am I missing something? I don't think you actually know what "core gamer" means. The core game is one that is not a casual game. Popular titles like COD, AC, BF, GTA, and GT are core titles. Wii Sprots sold with the console and even if you want to count successful shovleware theres only a handful. Their may be some hugely successful casual games but there aren't many. Where are you getting this "the core market is shrinking"? The core market is the most stable section of the market. If the core market is shrinking so badly than why are both the PS3 and 360 seeing continued growth while the Wii is seeing a drop in sales? Core games are still moving in mass, and at a sustainable rate. I'm talking about many games moving millions instead of one game moving millions. Diversity is key to a healthy industry and Nintendo probably sees this. They don't want to just make more casual titles, they want to make title for both the core and casual so that they have a strong foundation. This is what Sony and MS are doing with Move and Kinect. It's about diversifying and having a business model that can adapt to a changing market. If the core market shrinks they can make it up in the casual market and vice versa. It makes sense when you think about it.
When nintendo courted gamers during the n64 up to the GC there games where not really as good as they are now. First they just didn't look as good. Then they just had awkward frame rate and control issues that made nintendo whimp out on difficulty. Nintendo is ready for hd now. I really didn't want to get sequels on the wii and so far we have not seem that yet. Now after playing say battle field maybe you can chill out by playing some Mario? This balance makes it ok to try different types of games
Damn page on load! I want to see it :p lol
does that say easy portability from PC-Xbox360? WTF?
Probably means a newer variant of the Xbox CPU and direct X support.
Wii 2? More like an Xbox 720 lol.
It's an SDK (Software Developement Kit). "easy portability from PC, 360" It's not the Wii-HD.
woo, not too bright eh? yeah its an sdk/dev kit, but! its an sdk for the project cafe aka wii 2/hd... so yes its an sdk and yes its the wii 2/hd... jeez just look at the ps3, wii and xbox sdks/dev kits: http://multiplayerblog.mtv.... http://www.psnathome.com/wp... http://www.maxconsole.net/c... gee, they look a lot like an xbox, wii and ps3!!!! granted that doesnt mean that next gen dev kits will look like their retail cousins but its a good assumption.
Yeah... Nevermind. I had misread the picture.
I would like Nintendo if it kept up in graphics to the curreny gen, wasnt too gimmicky, and had MUCH better games than just Mario. I admit, this console looks good, and Nintendo is a good company, but im afraid that when Sony and MS release their new consoles, Nintendo will lose Dev support again. Thats why im not a big fan of Nintendo...
English your 2nd language? Are you saying you want Nintendo to have the graphical capabilities in likes of the ps3/360 or close to what a mid ranged PC could offer? I don't think Nintendo will offer much more than the current gen consoles in all honesty! I believe Nintendo knows that the ps3 and 360 will hang around awhile longer and wants to be on a equal a playing field. They want to capture perhaps some of the hd gaming market which seems to be the obvious. If the PS4/Next Box comes along they Nintendo would just have to release a couple years after that generation cycle IMO.
the Nintendo logo on the bottom right makes me believe most...and the fact the lines match those "white" blueprint designs we saw a day ago. OMG IT DOES!! It looks good...wouldn't mind a silver or a white too. The image is shot from under, i bet it's sleek. Even wii can look bigger shot from under... Day 1...forget da haters. Go play yo FPS....lol
"Easy portability from PC, Xbox 360" Wait what? Seems like the PlayStation 3 isn't mentioned. A Wii could not handle it's games anyways :)
If you want a Wii HD equivalent, with a better library of games and proper multimedia functions then just buy a PS3 and a Move controller (which will be cheap as chips by the end of 2012)
PS3 is PPC architecture. X360 is x86 architecture. PC is x86/x64 architecture. Which would be the easiest to make multiplat? I take this to mean that Cafe will be x86/x64 architecture.
actually the xbox is also ppc.... it uses a triple core ibm ppc based processor called the xenon.
Easy portability from PC, Xbox 360? would nintendo really say that? i dont think so. its fake and as soon as the rumours started this was inevitable.
@jaosobno Why does this make you conclude that this wii2 will be equal in power to the 360 ? it just means that it will have a similar architecture, just like a 360 is close to a PC (architecturally). So that means really easy port from PC/360, and obviously, more "hardcore" games since most multiplat games are likely to relase on this new console (at least until the PS4 and next xbox are released).
yep, works... those are going to be butt expensive controllers
Looks like my external harddrive.
I was thinking the same thing...
Looked that way to me too
and my router :S
AND MY AXE!
Nope, my LAWNMOWER!!!!
@wenaldy this one? http://www.darkside.ru/inte...
Hmm very intrigued guess we'll find out during E3.
It says it easily ports from pc & 360 but no ps3.. hmmm maybe it uses direct 3d then.
Most likely means that it just uses a conventional CPU/GPU combo rather than some crazy hybrid approach.
Seems it will have low cost from this pic as expected...
Wow! Looks epic! And the pic seems to match some of the design images leaked to 4chan.
The thing LOOKS hardcore haha. Nice, sleek design. I like it.
it looks nice but thats definately not real. nintendo wouldnt put down " easy portability from pc and xbox 360" as a feature.
This looks like something for devs so I can see them advertising a feature like that.
I also believe it's designed to entice devs.
saying things like this is a good way for nintendo to gain more 3rd party support for "cafe", something they could have used for the wii. Im sure ps4/nextbox will moer powerfull then this, but I also think cafe will be substantially more powerfull then ps3/360. So there might be some time for nintendo where the cafe is the most powerful console for a while. And making it easy to port from PC or 360 could ensure that nintendo gets lots of 3rd party support right out of the gate.
It's probably a pic of the hardware included with the SDK. But seeing as how in the past Nintendo's dev units dont differ to much from the finished commercial product if this pic is indeed real that's probably it :)
Error establishing a database connection That explains why it could be real.
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To much traffic.
yep thats what it is