Why did you buy a Wii U or why are you waiting to buy a Wii U?

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2 years ago#1
I'm waiting for:

1. Account system to not be so anticonsumer
2. Region locking to go away
3. Games I want to buy (so far just Earthbound and Pikmin 3)

What about you
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2 years ago#2
i bought a wii u for

1. Nintendo games
2. off tv play is awesome
3. i wanted a new console as i was getting bored with my ps3 and wii
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2 years ago#3
1.Fatal Frame <3
2.Sammy Aran <3
3.Anything Monolith Soft makes. <3
3.Zelda
3.Hopes of Mother 4 <3


Thats why I bought Wii U. Not for Mario, thats for daaammn sure, son.
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2 years ago#4
I buy all my Nintendo consoles on day one, I was there for the Gamecube, Wii, Wii U, DS Lite, 3DS, etc. I'm going to buy the console regardless so I might as well buy it soon that later. The only time I felt truly cheated was the 3DS price cut. That did bother me a lot.
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2 years ago#5
oOo_SOX_oOo posted...
I buy all my Nintendo consoles on day one, I was there for the Gamecube, Wii, Wii U, DS Lite, 3DS, etc. I'm going to buy the console regardless so I might as well buy it soon that later. The only time I felt truly cheated was the 3DS price cut. That did bother me a lot.


You didn't buy the NES, GB, GBP, GBC, SNES, VB, GBA, GCN, GBA SP, GBM, etc on day one?
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2 years ago#6
I bought for ... well its Nintendo. Zelda mainly, but pretty much the majority of their franchises.
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2 years ago#7
I'd love to add Wind Waker HD to my list of good titles but from the screens and videos it's evident they are intent on ruining the game with terrible bloom.
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2 years ago#8
I'm waiting to sell mine but nobody wants it. Been trying for months.
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Man at this rate I wouldn't be surprised if Mr. Iwata committed sudoku on himself
2 years ago#9
Primary reasons:
Nintendo games in HD, finally
Unique, exclusive third party games if Wiimotes are still supported in the future (like Red Steel 2 and MadWorld)

Secondary reasons:
Off TV play
Backwards compatible

Not really sure why you'd buy one otherwise.
2 years ago#10
The biggest reason I bought it was Pikmin 3, because gonna-be-best-game-ever ect. (and I was only slightly disappointed by the game).
But of course the main franchises (Zelda/Mario/Metroid?) and not so "main"-franchises (Kirby/FE/"X"/paper mario?) were big factors.

For comparision, my reasons for PS4 are by now: "KH3","FFXV"(<-last chance for Squareenix),"Dark Souls 3?","Persona 5?"......and thats it, not a single other game on the horizon that I even remotely want to play

And just to be fair, my reasons for XOne "maybe its fun to destroy one"
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