Nintendo Wii U FAQ V2.0 ~*READ BEFORE POSTING!*~

    3 years ago #3
    What is Miiverse?
    Miiverse is an integrated social network system. It's implemented in the system menu and can also be used for games, if developers choose to do so. It allows users to chat with one another through text as well as through video. Not only can it be used on the Nintendo Wii U, but for other devices as well, such as cellphones. For a better idea on this, think of twitter, but for video games.

    Will there be digital distribution?
    The Wii U's eShop will be Nintendo's digital distribution store. Available at launch, the eShop will provide the means to download digital Wii U titles, retail Wii U titles, WiiWare titles, Virtual Console titles, and applications. The Wii U's eShop will also allow users to obtain patches, add-ons, and expansions for both retail and digital games.

    Is there also a browser?
    Yes. It allows users to browse the web through the GamePad and television. Sadly, it does not support Flash, but instead supports HTML 5.

    F. GAMES

    What are the launch games?
    As of now, we have on the list...

    Assassin's Creed III
    Batman: Arkham City - Armored Edition
    Call of Duty: Black Ops II
    Darksiders II
    Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
    FIFA 13
    ESPN Sports Connection
    Game Party Champions
    Just Dance 4
    New Super Mario Bros. U
    Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge
    Nintendo Land
    Rabbids Land
    Scribblenauts Unlimited
    Sing Party
    Skylanders: Giants
    Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed
    Tekken Tag Tournament 2: Wii U Edition
    Transformers: Prime
    Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper
    Wipeout: The Game 3
    Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013
    ZombiU

    Will there be any eShop games at launch?
    Yes. We have...

    Chasing Aurora
    Cloudberry Kingdom
    Little Inferno
    Mighty Switch Force HD
    Nano Assault Neo
    Toki Tori 2
    Trine 2: Director's Cut

    G. DATA STORAGE

    8GB or 32GB? That's pretty low!
    Nintendo intended for users to use their own storage electronics to add on to the internal memory of the Wii U.

    What types of storage can I use?
    You may use SD cards, USB flash drives, and/or external hard drives. The Wii U allows a maximum of 3TB hard drives.

    H. MEDIA

    Can you play dvd or blu-ray movies on the Wii U?
    Sadly, no.

    Well is there any other forms of entertainment?
    Yes! The Wii U has a television based service called Nintendo TVii that allow users to watch programs and movies on Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and their cable network. This service is free, though you still need an account to use the listed movie providers.

    I. CONCLUSION

    The Wii U is expected to be a great video game system. I hope this guide has helped most of you out and stay relevant for quite some time. Once again, if your question wasn't answered here, feel free to write me or any of the other users listed in this guide. In the event that the Wii U is actually out and anyone is reading this, feel free to add me on Nintendo Network, which my name is the same for every online account I make for social networks and game networks. ("Newnie")

    Well it's been a priveledge sharing knowledge to all of you folks. Have a good day and enjoy the Wii U boards. Thank you for reading.

    J. REFERENCES
    http://www.nintendo.com/wiiu/features/tech-specs/
    ---
    GT & PSN - Newnie
    Legend in the making.

    Previous Versions
    3 years ago
    What is Miiverse?
    Miiverse is an integrated social network system. It's implemented in the system menu and can also be used for games, if developers choose to do so. It allows users to chat with one another through text as well as through video. Not only can it be used on the Nintendo Wii U, but for other devices as well, such as cellphones. For a better idea on this, think of twitter, but for video games.

    Will there be digital distribution?
    The Wii U's eShop will be Nintendo's digital distribution store. Available at launch, the eShop will provide the means to download digital Wii U titles, retail Wii U titles, WiiWare titles, Virtual Console titles, and applications. The Wii U's eShop will also allow users to obtain patches, add-ons, and expansions for both retail and digital games.

    Is there also a browser?
    Yes. It allows users to browse the web through the GamePad and television. Sadly, it does not support Flash, but instead supports HTML 5.

    F. GAMES

    What are the launch games?
    As of now, we have on the list...

    Assassin's Creed III
    Batman: Arkham City - Armored Edition
    Call of Duty: Black Ops II
    Darksiders II
    Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
    FIFA 13
    ESPN Sports Connection
    Game Party Champions
    Just Dance 4
    New Super Mario Bros. U
    Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge
    Nintendo Land
    Rabbids Land
    Scribblenauts Unlimited
    Sing Party
    Skylanders: Giants
    Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed
    Tekken Tag Tournament 2: Wii U Edition
    Transformers: Prime
    Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper
    Wipeout: The Game 3
    Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013
    ZombiU

    Will there be any eShop games at launch?
    Yes. We have...

    Chasing Aurora
    Cloudberry Kingdom
    Little Inferno
    Mighty Switch Force HD
    Nano Assault Neo
    Toki Tori 2
    Trine 2: Director's Cut

    G. DATA STORAGE

    8GB or 32GB? That's pretty low!
    Nintendo intended for users to use their own storage electronics to add on to the internal memory of the Wii U.

    What types of storage can I use?
    You may use SD cards, USB flash drives, and/or external hard drives. The Wii U allows a maximum of 3TB hard drives.

    H. MEDIA

    Can you play dvd movies on the Wii U?
    Sadly, no.

    Well is there any other forms of entertainment?
    Yes! The Wii U has a television based service called Nintendo TVii that allow users to watch programs and movies on Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and their cable network. This service is free, though you still need an account to use the listed movie providers.

    I. CONCLUSION

    The Wii U is expected to be a great video game system. I hope this guide has helped most of you out and stay relevant for quite some time. Once again, if your question wasn't answered here, feel free to write me or any of the other users listed in this guide. In the event that the Wii U is actually out and anyone is reading this, feel free to add me on Nintendo Network, which my name is the same for every online account I make for social networks and game networks. ("Newnie")

    Well it's been a priveledge sharing knowledge to all of you folks. Have a good day and enjoy the Wii U boards. Thank you for reading.
    ---
    GT & PSN - Newnie
    Legend in the making.
    3 years ago
    What is Miiverse?
    Miiverse is an integrated social network system. It's implemented in the system menu and can also be used for games, if developers choose to do so. It allows users to chat with one another through text as well as through video. Not only can it be used on the Nintendo Wii U, but for other devices as well, such as cellphones. For a better idea on this, think of twitter, but for video games.

    Will there be digital distribution?
    The Wii U's eShop will be Nintendo's digital distribution store. Available at launch, the eShop will provide the means to download digital Wii U titles, retail Wii U titles, WiiWare titles, Virtual Console titles, and applications. The Wii U's eShop will also allow users to obtain patches, add-ons, and expansions for both retail and digital games.

    Is there also a browser?
    Yes. It allows users to browse the web through the GamePad and television. Sadly, it does not support Flash, but instead supports HTML 5.

    F. GAMES

    What are the launch games?
    As of now, we have on the list...

    Assassin's Creed III
    Batman: Arkham City - Armored Edition
    Call of Duty: Black Ops II
    Darksiders II
    Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
    FIFA 13
    ESPN Sports Connection
    Game Party Champions
    Just Dance 4
    New Super Mario Bros. U
    Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge
    Nintendo Land
    Rabbids Land
    Scribblenauts Unlimited
    Sing Party
    Skylanders: Giants
    Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed
    Tekken Tag Tournament 2: Wii U Edition
    Transformers: Prime
    Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper
    Wipeout: The Game 3
    Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013
    ZombiU

    Will there be any eShop games at launch?
    Yes. We have...

    Chasing Aurora
    Cloudberry Kingdom
    Little Inferno
    Mighty Switch Force HD
    Nano Assault Neo
    Toki Tori 2
    Trine 2: Director's Cut

    G. DATA STORAGE

    8GB or 32GB? That's pretty low!
    Nintendo intended for users to use their own storage electronics to add on to the internal memory of the Wii U.

    What types of storage can I use?
    You may use SD cards, USB flash drives, and/or external hard drives. The Wii U allows a maximum of 3TB hard drives.

    H. MEDIA

    Can you play dvd or blu-ray movies on the Wii U?
    Sadly, no.

    Well is there any other forms of entertainment?
    Yes! The Wii U has a television based service called Nintendo TVii that allow users to watch programs and movies on Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and their cable network. This service is free, though you still need an account to use the listed movie providers.

    I. CONCLUSION

    The Wii U is expected to be a great video game system. I hope this guide has helped most of you out and stay relevant for quite some time. Once again, if your question wasn't answered here, feel free to write me or any of the other users listed in this guide. In the event that the Wii U is actually out and anyone is reading this, feel free to add me on Nintendo Network, which my name is the same for every online account I make for social networks and game networks. ("Newnie")

    Well it's been a priveledge sharing knowledge to all of you folks. Have a good day and enjoy the Wii U boards. Thank you for reading.
    ---
    GT & PSN - Newnie
    Legend in the making.