Is it worth it to buy a Wii U to play Wii games?

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User Info: Meech55

Meech55
4 years ago#1
I'm strongly considering buying a Wii U. I know the system is currently in a drought, but I would love to play the Wii games I missed (Super Mario Galaxy, Zelda, etc.). I'm also very interested in the Virtual Console, so between that and Wii games, I won't be bored with the system.

So basically, I'm wondering:

How is backwards compatibility on the Wii U?

How is the Wii U's virtual console?
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User Info: DSKEmmanuel

DSKEmmanuel
4 years ago#2
Meech55 posted...
I'm strongly considering buying a Wii U. I know the system is currently in a drought, but I would love to play the Wii games I missed (Super Mario Galaxy, Zelda, etc.). I'm also very interested in the Virtual Console, so between that and Wii games, I won't be bored with the system.

So basically, I'm wondering:

How is backwards compatibility on the Wii U?

How is the Wii U's virtual console?


wii mode is a legitimate wii. that's basically all i use my wii u for.

wii u's virtual console is in tact. haven't touched the wii u's.
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User Info: shootsmack

shootsmack
4 years ago#3
No, the Wii mode is awful and poorly implemented. You are better off using a Wii for that purpose.
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User Info: Meech55

Meech55
4 years ago#4
shootsmack posted...
No, the Wii mode is awful and poorly implemented. You are better off using a Wii for that purpose.


What's wrong with the Wii mode? Can you elaborate?
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User Info: CGoblins

CGoblins
4 years ago#5
Meech55 posted...
shootsmack posted...
No, the Wii mode is awful and poorly implemented. You are better off using a Wii for that purpose.


What's wrong with the Wii mode? Can you elaborate?


He's trolling... it's the exact same. It even records your play history the way the Wii does.
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User Info: Meech55

Meech55
4 years ago#6
CGoblins posted...
Meech55 posted...
shootsmack posted...
No, the Wii mode is awful and poorly implemented. You are better off using a Wii for that purpose.


What's wrong with the Wii mode? Can you elaborate?


He's trolling... it's the exact same. It even records your play history the way the Wii does.


Good to know. Thanks!
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SquareSide
4 years ago#7
They also look a bit better on the Wii U.
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