The system update just bricked my Wii U?! :-\

#1SpidermanThreadPosted 3/7/2013 12:49:48 PM
Just plugged my 32gb model in, performed update and got an error in the process, what do I do? I was about to play Tekken Tag Tournament 2 >_< All I see is a black screen.
#2The_HyphenatorPosted 3/7/2013 12:51:40 PM
For starters, I'd recommend actually calling Nintendo tech support instead of wasting your time asking for help from this troll-infested pit.
#3tizzywilkillyouPosted 3/7/2013 12:51:59 PM
Unplug it, wait 30+ seconds, plug it back in.

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Profit.
#4CranberryPSOPosted 3/7/2013 12:52:05 PM
So you have a blank black screen and no controller input responds?

If it's just absolutely not responding, you have no choice but to forcefully power off the console and load it up again. If it still won't respond after this, you need to contact Nintendo and have it repaired under your warranty.
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#5MR_Smarty_PantsPosted 3/7/2013 12:53:24 PM
SpidermanThread posted...
Just plugged my 32gb model in, performed update and got an error in the process, what do I do? I was about to play Tekken Tag Tournament 2 >_< All I see is a black screen.


Just buy another one...trust me Nintendo needs the extra sales badly.
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#6SpidermanThread(Topic Creator)Posted 3/7/2013 12:55:52 PM
Unplugged it for a few minutes, seems to be working fine now. :-) Yeahhhh. I'm GothamKnight13 btw on Nintendo network. Cheers guys.
#7shaunmePosted 3/7/2013 12:58:51 PM
Inb4bahasquatchetc saying "this isn't a big deal,just send it to Nintendo"
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#8Rasputin77Posted 3/7/2013 12:59:18 PM
Whoa - are we not calling people who share these kinds of stores liars anymore?

Wow, board... growing up a little, I see. Nice. ;)

Good luck TC, that stinks. :(
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#9DeathSoul2000Posted 3/7/2013 1:01:03 PM
SpidermanThread posted...
Unplugged it for a few minutes, seems to be working fine now. :-) Yeahhhh. I'm GothamKnight13 btw on Nintendo network. Cheers guys.


if it was just downloading, it should be fine. freezing during installation is when you should be worried.
#10SpidermanThread(Topic Creator)Posted 3/7/2013 1:02:02 PM
I'm not lying add me as friend or I'll even take pics, I have a Wii U :-P.