Ep. 14: Do We Like the Wii U? Do You?

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Theme: It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

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Community Callback

OnLive defiant: "We have to prove the business"

Do We Like the Wii U? Do You?

Wii U Tech Specs

Interview: Nintendo Talks eShop Disparity, Miiverse, and Wii U's Online Focus At Launch

I Hate the Wii U Pro Controller

Nintendo targets the living room with Nintendo TVii

Wii U launching with 23 games

Wii U struggles to build buzz

Nintendo's Wii U Already Selling Out Online

  • Are the specs for the Wii U a wash compared with the Xbox and Playstation?
  • Will the Gamepad controller be more like a smartphone or tablet in terms of battery life?
  • Would you be interested or able to play competitive multiplayer on a Gamepad?
  • Will cross-platform developers constantly go out of their way to create good experiences for the Wii U Gamepad?
  • Does the system software, Miiverse, and services like TVii inspire confidence in Nintendo actually making an online commitment now?
  • Are we just at a point where consoles are really far below smartphones in mainstream consciousness?

It's the End of the Consoles as We Know Them

Nvidia GM: Next-gen consoles will be the last
    • Is this the last generation of dedicated console hardware?
    • What kind of Internet speeds and service do we need for this to be viable?
    • Does the Sony purchase and Microsoft partnership with cloud gaming services prove its viability?
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