Is my Wii U bricked?

  • Topic Archived
You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
  1. Boards
  2. Wii U
  3. Is my Wii U bricked?

User Info: MarioMan847

MarioMan847
4 years ago#1
When I pop in a game, a "preparing update" screen appears and it lasts forever.

I'm screwed, right?
Video games are awesome.

User Info: Baha05

Baha05
4 years ago#2
No pretty damn sure it's only for system updates and only when you are installing it.
"I think there will be a price drop at the latest by E3. I'd even bet my account on it." Icecreamdunwich on the Wii U

User Info: MathewManson

MathewManson
4 years ago#3
If the thing can turn on and you can navigate apps and all that, it's not bricked.
HerrDoktor - MathewManson.
I'm not man enough...to be human.

User Info: gamercat86

gamercat86
4 years ago#4
What games was it? Games updates/patchesdo that. It did it with Black Ops 2 since there's a patch for it out now. Game updates don't do harm. System updates are the real issue, though it is ony a problem when you're installing it and then you interrupt the install.

The "update" seems to be downloading it from the Internet, so that may be why it's taking a while. It;s not installing from the disc.
  1. Boards
  2. Wii U
  3. Is my Wii U bricked?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived