The next generation of gaming consoles is here, and the Nintendo Wii U is the first one to hit store shelves on November 18, 2012. This device is the follow-up to the highly popular Nintendo Wii and is expected to be the hottest gift this holiday season. Check out all the best features of the Wii U to find out why you'll have a hard time getting your hands on one!
The Wii U marks a huge departure from standard console design thanks to its innovative new controller. The Wii U GamePad utilizes a large, built-in touchscreen along with all these other features:
The controller has obviously been designed to mimic the functions of a smartphone or tablet, but the addition of real gaming controls makes it a completely unique experience. The fact that one player can see things that the other players cannot opens the door for interesting new gameplay ideas!