Can use 2 gamepads with 1 Wii U if I buy another?

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User Info: endoflevelboss

endoflevelboss
4 years ago#1
I'd like to have 2 gamepads (one for upstairs and one for downstairs). I guess if I bought a 2nd Wii U I could pair both gamepads with one console?

User Info: slickvic1990

slickvic1990
4 years ago#2
it should be possible, yes.
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User Info: Starwars4J

Starwars4J
4 years ago#3
The Wii U works with two gamepads, yes. But be aware that there are no games that currently use two gamepads.
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User Info: Buretsu

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4 years ago#4
It's possible, but so far no games actually have support for dual gamepads.
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User Info: promo123

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4 years ago#5
I'm liking the idea of 6 player games with only 4 player split screen on the TV.
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User Info: HeaderHog

HeaderHog
4 years ago#6
Sorry, but no, you can't.
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User Info: Petey_Meanis

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4 years ago#7
From: HeaderHog | Posted: 12/16/2012 4:31:27 PM | #006
Sorry, but no, you can't.

yeah you can - http://www.engadget.com/2012/06/05/nintendo-two-wii-u-gamepads-will-work-on-one-system/

From: Buretsu | Posted: 12/16/2012 4:25:12 PM | #004
so far no games actually have support for dual gamepads.

this though.
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User Info: blinkfreak

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4 years ago#8
Petey_Meanis posted...
From: HeaderHog | Posted: 12/16/2012 4:31:27 PM | #006
Sorry, but no, you can't.

yeah you can - http://www.engadget.com/2012/06/05/nintendo-two-wii-u-gamepads-will-work-on-one-system/

From: Buretsu | Posted: 12/16/2012 4:25:12 PM | #004
so far no games actually have support for dual gamepads.

this though.


Just because Nintendo said it can be done doesn't mean the system currently supports it. If they aren't selling gamepads because no game supports it, I would be the system doesn't support it either. When a game that uses 2 gamepads comes out, there will be a system update to allow 2 gamepads.

Although, someone that has friends with a gamepad could try this and see what happens.

User Info: promo123

promo123
4 years ago#9
I can't imagine that the system wouldn't allow it at all right now. If someone bought a Wii U at launch and didn't have an internet connection, then any games in the future that use two gamepads wouldn't actually be able to use the feature.
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User Info: blinkfreak

blinkfreak
4 years ago#10
promo123 posted...
I can't imagine that the system wouldn't allow it at all right now. If someone bought a Wii U at launch and didn't have an internet connection, then any games in the future that use two gamepads wouldn't actually be able to use the feature.


The update would be on the disc for a game that supports it.

Does anyone have a friend with a wii u and could try pairing two gamepads? I am kind of interested now.
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