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pc999

"A forum poster claiming to be a developer at Ubisoft Milan has spilt alleged details on the Wii U ahead of Nintendo's E3 blowout.

  • Wii U supports DirectX 11 and is already running Unreal Engine 4
  • Wii U will support to touch-screen controllers
  • The console has 2GB or RAM, 560MB dedicated to the OS
  • The launch date will be 23 November
  • Launch price hasn't been decided but will be between $350 - $450
  • Rayman Legends, The Avengers, Assassin's Creed 3, Just Dance 4 are all on Ubisoft's Wii U schedule, with Killer Freaks from Outer Space set to arrive weeks after launch.
  • There are currently multiple versions of the console with developers
  • Graphics are powered by the Radeon HD 6770 chipset
  • Assassin's Creed 3 will run at 60fps at 1080p, compared to 720p on PS3 and Xbox 360
  • Wii U will come with pre-installed software
  • Crytek, EA and Valve are all working on Wii U
  • Valve are working on a digital distribution platform and Portal ports
  • Wii U will support achievements
  • Wii U's UI will be customisable
  • The new button has some link to the Wii Vitality Sensor
  • The trigger buttons won't be analogue"

http://www.nowgamer.com/news/1388344/wii_u_price_release_date...

Hard to belive on the UE4 and the price is to high, other than that I would love multi touch on the screen or some other surprise.

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TysonOfTime

If this is true, I'll buy two.

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TheKingOfTown

This would be too good to be true.
I'm calling it fake.

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shingi_70

Isn't the directX the red herring that the rumored is false.

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SonyFACE

This seems a bit fantastical. If it was true, however, I'd be one happy Wii U owner.

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KaiserGX

The square has to do with the scanning objects thing. So fake.

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skywake

You had me..... but then you said Vitality Sensor

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BenAV

skywake wrote:

You had me..... but then you said Vitality Sensor

This.

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the_shpydar

I love these rumor posts that sprinkle just enough bits that we know to be true (e.g., the Ubisoft slate of games) and bits that are very likely (e.g. a launch date of 23 November) to make them seem credible.

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sejan

direct x is owned and controlled by microsoft. not a chance

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Tasuki

19Robb92 wrote:

sejan wrote:

DirectX is owned and controlled by Microsoft. not a chance

This.

If that was the case that the Wii U will have DirectX they should just change the name to DirectXbox.

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TingLz

Everything is fake until e3

FACT!!!

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pc999

True or not I assume it would use (a costum) openGL 4, equivalent to DX11, just easier to give a reference as they are more or less the same thing, even if is just open GL 3.x (from 4850, like the first rumurs said) and DX10.

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DarkLloyd

will its all fine and dandy if true about the price though i hopes its just 350 dollars but would like 300 price instead

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BenAV wrote:

skywake wrote:

You had me..... but then you said Vitality Sensor

This.

Vitality Sensor is becoming the biggest punchline for Nintendo since Virtual Boy.

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skywake

The Vitality Sensor is the biggest joke in the gaming industry since Giant Enemy Crabs

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Kage_88

LztheBlehBird wrote:

Everything is fake until e3

FACT!!!

This.

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