WiiU is dead in UK

#1Hustler NinePosted 12/31/2012 5:34:50 AM
http://www.chart-track.co.uk/index.jsp?c=p/software/uk/latest/index_test.jsp&ct=110032

No WiiU games in the Top 40. There are 3 Vita games in the chart.

Price drop is a must.
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#2wingo84Posted 12/31/2012 5:37:30 AM
Or better advertising...
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#3_LordAndSaviorPosted 12/31/2012 5:37:32 AM
I thought there was a price drop in the UK?
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#4STE573Posted 12/31/2012 5:42:15 AM
Definitely need better awareness, I know of no one who got one for xmas... However my mother, auntie and female cousin all got 3DS's... Is it the new Wii?
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#5TrueBlue91Posted 12/31/2012 5:43:54 AM
If they do another 3DS-like price drop, their reputation in the UK is going to be absolutely terrible. They might not have a choice though...
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#6stekim40Posted 12/31/2012 5:49:17 AM
The advertising here was pitiful at best, also the stupid name didnt help as many people think the Wii U is some add on or new controller for the Wii.

A price drop is a no no, I blew 400 on my machine, have played about 4-6 hours on it in total, would be royally pissed if the price dropped so soon.
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#7wingo84Posted 12/31/2012 5:51:53 AM
They need bigger TV advertisement... at the moment the adverts are rubbish and dont get anyone excited for anything

I could do a better job than what they have right now

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQvEwNgHrGs

That was not exactly an "ohhh myyy worrrddd thats amazing" advert

Sounds like its a new Lego toy... Get Samuel L Jackson to do the voiceover!
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#8The_Shadow_LinkPosted 12/31/2012 5:55:46 AM
I saw like one Wii U advert in the UK. In comparison I see the Playstation Christmas advert a lot more often.

Needs games. Easily.
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#9JonbazookabozPosted 12/31/2012 5:58:48 AM
Everyone i know has one. And each person that plays ours heads out to buy one. So i think you are talking keek!
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#10lividd3adPosted 12/31/2012 6:10:09 AM
The_Shadow_Link posted...
I saw like one Wii U advert in the UK. In comparison I see the Playstation Christmas advert a lot more often.

Needs games. Easily.


This. I've grown sick of the Wonderbook advert by this point, as it's advertised all the time, from prime-time shows to reruns on digital channels. Wii U, on the other hand, I've only seen once.
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