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User Info: The Popo

The Popo
3 years ago#1
What advice would you give a friend showing interest in a Wii U? - Results (340 votes)
Get one now, it's worth it
19.41% (66 votes)
66
Wait until the holidays
37.65% (128 votes)
128
Wait for 2014, when some of the big titles are coming out
27.06% (92 votes)
92
I can't recommend it at the current price
5% (17 votes)
17
I can't recommend it overall
7.94% (27 votes)
27
Other
2.94% (10 votes)
10
This poll is now closed.
Just curious. I've always been a big Nintendo supporter, but the Wii U is their first system since the original NES that I did not get at launch (and have yet to buy). I plan on getting one this summer though. Led me to wondering how the current owners would advise friends on the Wii U?

If you choose Other, leave a comment explaining it. Thanks!
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User Info: pikachupwnage

pikachupwnage
3 years ago#2
Wait for the holidays because you can get a good bundle.

Unless you often have friends over, Have wide taste in games or like Monster hunter. Then get a Wii U instantly because its ****ing good for local multiplayer, or because monster hunter can last you until the games really start roll in.
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User Info: Gamespoht

Gamespoht
3 years ago#3
My friend from school, was deciding to get either a Vita or a Wii U

So i told him about the better choice.
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User Info: MetalGusREbirth

MetalGusREbirth
3 years ago#4
To be honest, I'd ask him what his gaming needs are. 'Cause you know, as much as I like my Wii U, and Nintendo, my friend won't be happy with it if his favorite genres are online FPS and sports games. But in any case, I'd suggest waiting in the Fall.

User Info: harvestmoonmike

harvestmoonmike
3 years ago#5
Do you like Nintendo games?

Yes? Buy it.

Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario, Pikmin, Zelda. And next year Mario Kart and Smash Bros. If those mean anything to you, than the system is worth owning.
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User Info: Ghost-inZeShell

Ghost-inZeShell
3 years ago#6
I would tell them to wait until 2014.

Nintendo announced some great games, but many will not come until sometime in 2014.
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User Info: Baha05

Baha05
3 years ago#7
I'd say wait until the holidays when holiday hits come out and bundles.
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User Info: Dark_Abaddon

Dark_Abaddon
3 years ago#8
Get it now, it is worth it now (MH3U alone makes it worth it)

however:
if there are no games out that interest you (currently), wait until there is something that does.
and thus concludes my post.

User Info: AceMos

AceMos
3 years ago#9
id sya get it now cus it could be harder to get at the hollidays
3 things 1. i am female 2. i havea msucle probelm its hard for me to typ well 3.*does her janpuu dance*

User Info: HayashiTakara

HayashiTakara
3 years ago#10
I'd say the holidays, many more titles are going to be available through the fall.
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