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Topic: Reasons why you love/like the Wii U (an actual positive Wii U thread)

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Blast

141. Posted:

I really do wish the 3rd party support for the Wii U was better and hopefully it can improve in the future if sales pick up. I will say that I'm very happy that the Wii U is getting exclusives again and again. It makes me smile that there are a growing number of games you can only find on Wii U. Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem, Bayonetta 2, X, Yarn Yoshi, Legend of Zelda U, Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros and Fatal Frame (hopefully it gets localized). That's 7-8 exclusives that's gonna join the exclusive list for Wii U :)

I own a Wii U and 3DS. I do plan on getting a PS4 someday :D

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Imagamerboi

142. Posted:

The online is free enough said

UPDATE: Bowser just ate some cake and it was yummy

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Dinosaurs

143. Posted:

Kirby, Yoshi, Toad are getting full titles. This is why I bought a Wii U.

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Blast

144. Posted:

I had to bump this thread cuz the ultra negative Wii U threads are back....

I own a Wii U and 3DS. I do plan on getting a PS4 someday :D

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Chrono_Cross

145. Posted:

I thoroughly enjoy playing games like Monster Hunter and Mario Kart on the gamepad. I also enjoy playing those games in 1080p on my new smart television. The other games I do own are also fun to play either with others or solo. I recently bought Blok Drop U for $.99 and, even if it took me a half hour to complete, I found it to be very entertaining. I wish there was more.

I also bought a few VC titles I've never had the chance to play during this year's drought. Super Metroid ($.30), Yoshi's Island, and Mega Man X2.

See? I like Nintendo, too. :)

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unrandomsam

146. Posted:

I like the Wii U because of it being the first Nintendo Home Console that allows "DIGITAL 4 LYFE" and the vast majority of stuff is 60fps. (Which I think should be a given regardless of platform).

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Ralizah

147. Posted:

Awesome GamePad controller and off-tv play.
A strong library of family-friendly titles.
A smaller library of adult-oriented games that actually require skill and dedication.
The fact that it'll play my Wii games.

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technotaylor98

148. Posted:

Ralizah wrote:

Awesome GamePad controller and off-tv play.
A strong library of family-friendly titles.
A smaller library of adult-oriented games that actually require skill and dedication.
The fact that it'll play my Wii games.

This, and the fact that I can go "DIGITAL 4 LYFE" + FREE ONLINE!

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Ralizah

149. Posted:

technotaylor98 wrote:

Ralizah wrote:

Awesome GamePad controller and off-tv play.
A strong library of family-friendly titles.
A smaller library of adult-oriented games that actually require skill and dedication.
The fact that it'll play my Wii games.

This, and the fact that I can go "DIGITAL 4 LYFE" + FREE ONLINE!

The free online is big. Nintendo is the only company not charging for online multiplayer now.

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rockodoodle

150. Posted:

Ralizah wrote:

Awesome GamePad controller and off-tv play.

A smaller library of adult-oriented games that actually require skill and dedication.

In addition to overall lack of marketing and advertising, I think Nintendo should have promoted that you can play SOME "adult" titles, like Need for Speed, 2 CODs, Zombie U, 2 ACs, Deus Ex, Splinter Cell, Mass Effect eventually Watch Dogs....

This is more than enough for me, and would probably satisfy at least some gamers who stayed away from the Wii U b/c they think you can't play "adult" games on the console.

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unrandomsam

151. Posted:

Ralizah wrote:

technotaylor98 wrote:

Ralizah wrote:

Awesome GamePad controller and off-tv play.
A strong library of family-friendly titles.
A smaller library of adult-oriented games that actually require skill and dedication.
The fact that it'll play my Wii games.

This, and the fact that I can go "DIGITAL 4 LYFE" + FREE ONLINE!

The free online is big. Nintendo is the only company not charging for online multiplayer now.

Valve is not either. (Or Origin for that matter).

The cost of the online (With the free rentals) is totally insignificant anyway I think. Both PSN or Xbox Live you can get a year at 50% of the cost every time I have ever looked at it.

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Nintenjoe64

152. Posted:

Mainly because it plays Nintendo games. I love my Wii U, Off-TV has meant it's already one of my most played consoles ever despite its many flaws.

With the exception of MK8 and Nintendoland, I still feel like Nintendo has a lot to prove but that's generally a good thing. I probably would have said the same about my Gamecube 20 months after buying it.

Zelda will be good, Xenoblade looks promising and I can't see myself not loving Star Fox. If they sorted out the VC and made it easier to swap user within a game, it would be perfect.

I only posted this to get my avatar as the forum's thumbnail.

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Datasun_7

153. Posted:

It has fantastic exclusives, that's always been the big thing with Nintendo and has never faltered. To be honest I don't mind what box its on I'll always love a good Zelda/Mario/smash game. And Judging from next year the list of decent exclusives will be crazy

Looking forward to: Far cry 4, infamous first light, bayo 2, sm4sh and Lbp3
Playing: Mario kart 8, infamous second son, tomb raider definitive and MH3U

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154. Posted:

Datasun_7 wrote:

It has fantastic exclusives, that's always been the big thing with Nintendo and has never faltered. To be honest I don't mind what box its on I'll always love a good Zelda/Mario/smash game. And Judging from next year the list of decent exclusives will be crazy

Yeah, that's a good reason why to buy Wii U, for the exclusives you can have a good PC and a Wii U, then you have a pretty good array of games for yourself that would last a while.

The Megaman Battle Network series is underrated... I think, don't quote me on this.

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PKpunky

155. Posted:

I really love the ability to turn on the console with the gamepad, and not even turn on the tv to play games.

PKpunky

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Hy8ogen

156. Posted:

Nintendo consoles are the only consoles my wife touches. That's why I love it. Oh and the gamepad.

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Inkling

157. Posted:

The games.

Wiishlist: Splatoon, Mario Maker, Zelda U, Star Fox U, Smash Bros, Captain Toad, Bayonetta 2

Rocking the Wii U, Xbox 360 and 3DS XL, can't wait for the New 3DS

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Dreamsleep

158. Posted:

Reasons to love the WiiU? It's the go-to platform, for platformers. :) And, yeah, first party games that are almost always fun, and super polished. Backward compatibility, and free online.

'Nuff said.

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EnyoTheFirst

159. Posted:

The exclusives are amazing in terms fo gameplay and very pretty (usually) when it comes to visuals. The GamePad is also a feature/controller that I was really iffy on when the console was first released, and still when I brought it home, but the fact that it fits so well in my hands and I can avoid the TV itself if I really want to-- that's ust awesome for a visually impaired person like me, a lot less eye strain from distance a a lot more play time (or just let me keep playing when the roommate steals the TV from me). And free online play, can't ignore the fact that Nintendo still gives us free online play. ♥

The games that are coming out in the fall and throughout next year could be a reason on their own. ^^

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KryptoKrunch

160. Posted:

The Nintendo exclusives(duh)
Off-TV play
Free online
The indie games
BC
GBA VC games
Earthbound

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