Unlike most readers at Nintendo Life, not everyone who buys a Wii U will know everything about it before they've even opened the box.
Hardware launches such as this are a great time for companies to attract new users, with that in mind Nintendo has released a series of handy videos to get you started as you embark upon your exciting Wii U voyage.
Wii U - How to Connect Your Wii U Console to the Internet
Wii U - The Wii U Internet Browser
Wii U - How to Use Miiverse
Wii U - How to Use Wii U Chat
Wii U - Nintendo eShop
Wii U - Searching Nintendo eShop
Wii U - How to Add Funds
Wii U - How to Purchase and Download Content
Wii U - How to Redeem a Download Code
What, you've watched them all? Don't you feel clever!