Much to the chagrin of import-loving buyers 'round the world, Nintendo's latest console will join the Wii, 3DS and Gamecube in their ability to say, "no" to games coming from outside the system's home country.
GameStop is not alone in their shortage of Wii U units available for pre-order, but the red and black retailer are the only ones beginning a wait list for when systems do become available.
Dueling Wii U units will usher in Nintendo's next era of game consoles on November 18th in the US.
In a move that sort of resembles the Spartan Ops from Halo 4, Ubisoft Annecy is working to bring consistent content to the multiplayer side of Assassin's Creed 3.
Fanboys, take note. The technical equality of the Wii U to the Xbox 360 and PS3 is beginning to be brought into question, with Madden 13 in the middle.
Not only will Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed have a load of notable Sega mascots racing against each other in a crazy kart racing fiasco, someone else with quite a bit of mainstream appeal is about to join the race...
Fans should temper their excitement a bit though, as Sakurai isn't simply going to expand past Brawl's 36 character roster.
I'll admit it: I had no idea the Wii U was an actual console back in 2011 when it debuted at E3
You'd think that with the Wii U's increased focus on online functionality, you can expect some smoother online multiplayer.
The Nokia theater hosted the Nintendo press conference for 2012, a show that opened on Shigeru Miyamoto acting in a video for a new Pikmin title
Nintendo is broadening the online approach with their Wii U console, determined to bring people together with a renewed focus on togetherness.
While previous reveals made note of the WiiMote still functioning on the Wii U, this Pro Controller looks a whole lot like Microsoft's Xbox 360 pad