Can't figure out how to play on gamepad only for virtual console games

#1gameman713Posted 11/23/2013 12:18:54 PM
So I've tried looking this up everywhere, including the Wii U manual, and I can't seem to find out how to do gamepad-only for virtual console games. I can do tv-only, and both simultaneously, but I thought there was an option to do gamepad-only. Or am I just missing something really obvious? I'm trying to play an NES-game on the VC, if that matters any.
#2Nova_CastingsPosted 11/23/2013 12:24:48 PM
Turn off your TV, or at least put it on another input.
~Nova Castings
Relax and enjoy a haiku.
#3terrancejonesPosted 11/23/2013 1:00:30 PM
Indeed, you're free to change the channel. It's supposed to be obvious, but it IS too obvious to even think about, so no fault there.
Every console has a game worth playing to me, like for example, the Xbox 360 has Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts and Bolts.
#4gameman713(Topic Creator)Posted 11/23/2013 2:31:44 PM
Oh OK. I thought it might have been a similar setup to WWHD, where the Wii U stops on the TV entirely.