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Official Wii U Unboxing

Discussion in 'Games' started by natr0n, Nov 7, 2012.

  1. natr0n

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    Warning:The following video contains lots of plastic and cardboard. Viewer discretion is advised !
     
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    I dont get it.. the only selling point the wii had was the moving a controller to do stuff ingame.. now they want me to hold a mini tv as a controller... seems stupid
     
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    Once upon a time we thought throwing controllers at our TVs is utterly dumb, until Wii sold almost 100 million copies.
     
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    That made.. no sense to me.. and also whats it have to do with anything u quoted..

    IM SO CONFUSED
     
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    The controller is the gimmick again this time, but also whole system is HD capable.
     
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    Even includes the HDMI cable. And, as we all know and was confirmed in the video, those can be rather expensive when bought seperately :laugh:
     
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    Buy a tablet
     
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    "it makes me feel like mario"


    -_-
     
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    really?! he needs gloves. fail.
     
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    I cant see this console doing well. SNES was the best console they ever made.
     
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    It'll sell just give it time. Remember the holiday season is here and no one else has a new console out so what are all of the yuppies going to buy the children they don't want to deal with?
     
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    WiiU be getting this? :wtf:
     
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    No U
     
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    Whats the big deal? I played a WiiU in Target a week ago.
     
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    Support/Manual should contain:

    Wii U FAQ
     
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    Nintendo lost me with the Wii. Had one for a month, and got rid of it. Boring games. Just more Mario and Zelda stuff. No thanks. And weak hardware.
     
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    Xenoblade is pretty awesome tho
     
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    xenoblade, the last story, and arc rise fantasia were the only wii games I liked but I think if nintendo stops trying to market their stuff to little kids mainly they will do better
     
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    I'm wondering how fast this hardware will get emulated lol.
     
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    Dolphin U
    coming soon...
     
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    That dude is cool.
     
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    Anyone else wonder what the hell the console adapter is also housing in it? A mini nuclear weapon so Japan can take over the world, one Wii at a time?


    Its bigger than the old Xbox bricks!!!!
     
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    obviously. You complained about the controller, he pointed out that many complained about the original wii controller and it still sold like crazy.


    I don't get what you don't get.

    And it's not a micro tv, it's a touch screen.
     
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    an emulator for this will pop up after a 360 and ps3 emulator . . . . . . . . . . . nevar
     
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    The one I played at Target had VASTLY better graphics then the PS3 sitting right next to it. AA on every game!
     
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