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Wii U GamePad prototype revealed in latest Iwata Asks

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  1. wicked

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    The innovation of Nintendo knows no bounds as the prototype for the Wii U GamePad has been revealed today and to the amusement of many -- including those who created it, it's simply two Wiimotes taped to a small monitor.
    The prototype debuted in the latest Iwata Asks -- a series of interviews conducted by Nintendo Global President Satoru Iwata. These interviews are with the people behind the making of Nintendo games and hardware.

    The GamePad came up in a discussion over the new Nintendo Land, as it was being developed at the same time the Wii U was being created.

    "That was back when we haven't yet decided on a concrete concept for Wii U," Satoru Iwata said. "We experimented many things, and one of that was to see what would happen if there was another dedicated screen to a TV game console."

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    That looks ****in' hilarious, what a terrible idea. :lol: Gotta start somewhere in development 'course.
     
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    Haha, I know right? :cryin:
     

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