stop assuming the WiiU will recover like the 3DS

#1LuigisBroPosted 1/12/2013 9:21:31 AM
there's 3 major differences, profit, competition & 3rd party support

Nintendo was only able to slash the price of the 3DS because it was originally profitable, they're losing money on the WiiU so they really don't have any room for a price cut

the 3DS only had to compete against the Vita, the WiiU has much stronger competition in the 360 & PS3

Nintendo hasn't had problems getting 3rd party support for their handhelds while they've struggled to get support for their consoles
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#2SychinLegacyPosted 1/12/2013 9:22:46 AM
Maybe you should stop assuming the Wii U will sell poorly.
#3HungoverHero777Posted 1/12/2013 9:23:37 AM
How about people stop assuming it won't?
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#4Sharky8Posted 1/12/2013 9:23:58 AM
Especially since it has already sold 2.5 million units in less than 2 months.

See this topic for further discussion: http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/631516-wii-u/65160998
#5fhsfootball74Posted 1/12/2013 9:24:11 AM
What is there to recover from at this point? Its already been stated that the console sold 2.5 million units in less than two full months on the market. You know what other home console sold more in that time span? The Wii. If in 12 months the system sales have become stagnate even after e3 then we can talk about recovery.
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#6LinetrixPosted 1/12/2013 9:24:22 AM
SychinLegacy posted...
Maybe you should stop assuming the Wii U will sell poorly.


Will? It already is.
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#7Wiiplayer111Posted 1/12/2013 9:24:26 AM
What is the Wii U recovering from?
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#8SychinLegacyPosted 1/12/2013 9:25:36 AM
Linetrix posted...
SychinLegacy posted...
Maybe you should stop assuming the Wii U will sell poorly.


Will? It already is.


See that's funny because all the data says otherwise.
#9EasterEggHunterPosted 1/12/2013 9:26:22 AM
You sound mad just because people think it will be a success.
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#10LinetrixPosted 1/12/2013 9:27:15 AM
SychinLegacy posted...
Linetrix posted...
SychinLegacy posted...
Maybe you should stop assuming the Wii U will sell poorly.


Will? It already is.


See that's funny because all the data says otherwise.


Except they don't, actually.
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