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With the Press Conference that took place today, several pieces of information on the Wii U is now available. Instead of looking all over the place I figure i would place it all in one GIANT post. After the break of course
Wii U Price and Release Date

November 18th has been set as the date for the Wii U to be released. There will be two different Wii U options to choose from, Basic (White) will cost $299.99, while Wii U Deluxe (Black) will cost $349.99 in North America. The 8GB Basic set includes a white console, matching white GamePad, AC adapters for both console and GamePad, Sensor Bar and an HDMI cable.  Meanwhile, the black 32GB Deluxe set includes Nintendo Land, stands for both the console and the GamePad, a GamePad charging cradle and everything else that normally comes in the Basic set. Purchasing the Deluxe set also includes membership in the "Deluxe Digital Promotion," which rewards points for digital purchases that can later be used to buy eShop wares. 
Nintendo TVii 

Nintendo TVii which will allow users to watch movies, sports and television via the Wii U. This service will include social features, allowing users to connect to Twitter, Facebook and other social services.

It features a personalized program guide, which combines everything on your TV ,  such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, and your DVR. Users get their own profile, The TVii will also make program recommendations based on the profile.

With TVii you can see what your friends are watching, mark favorite shows and schedule a DVR recording. The sports section allows users to check scores, check highlights and, the best part, watch live games. Nintendo TVii will be available in both the United States and Canada. TVii will support all cable and dish carriers in the US and Canada. This will be a free service for all users.
Wii U's Software Launch List

Here's Nintendo's current list of expected games to launch for the Wii U between November 18 and March 2013.
Good to note that Wii U games will sell at $59.99 each,
  • NBA 2K13 (2K Sports)
  • Jeft Tailfin (Maximum Games)
  • Madden NFL 13 (EA)
  • EA Sports FIFA Soccer 13 (EA)
  • Mass Effect 3 (EA)
  • Toki Tori 2 (two tribes)
  • Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate (Capcom)
  • ZombiU (Ubisoft)
  • Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft)
  • Avengers: Battle for Earth (Ubisoft)
  • Rabbids Land (Ubisoft)
  • Assassin's Creed 3 (Ubisoft)
  • Rayman Legends (Ubisoft)
  • Sports Connection (Ubisoft)
  • Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013 (Ubisoft)
  • Nano Assault Neo (Shin'En)
  • Aliens: Colonial Marines (Sega)
  • Sonic & Sega All-Stars: Racing Transformed (Sega)
  • Trine 2: Director's Cut (Frozenbyte)
  • Tank! Tank! Tank! (Namco)
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (Namco)
  • Wheel of Fortune (THQ)
  • Jeopardy (THQ)
  • Darksiders 2 (THQ)
  • Funky Barn (505 Games)
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (Activision)
  • 007 Legends (Activision)
  • Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2013 (Activision)
  • Wipeout 3 (Activision)
  • Skylanders Giants (Activision)
  • Rapala Pro Bass Fishing (Activision)
  • Transformers Prime (Activision)
  • Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (Disney Interactive)
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited (WB Games)
  • Game Party Champions (WB Games)
  • Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition (WB Games)
  • Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien (Gaijin Games)
  • Ben 10: Omniverse (D3 Publisher)
  • Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game (D3 Publisher)
  • Family Party: 30 Great games Obstacle Arcade (D3 Publisher)
  • Zumba Fitness (Majesco)
  • New Super Mario Bros. Wii U (Nintendo)
  • Game & Wario (Nintendo)
  • Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge (Nintendo)
  • Sing Party (Nintendo)
  • Nintendo Land (Nintendo)
  • Wii Fit U (Nintendo)
  • The Wonderful 101 (Nintendo)
  • Pikmin 3 (Nintendo)

Other Stuff...

Wii U Pro Controller will be available at launch, costs $49.99
GameStop now taking pre-orders for Wii U - $50.00 pre order cost, $25.00 for Power Rewards Members.
ESPN and Ubisoft to Collaborate on Content for ESPN Sports Connection
Darksiders II  Wii U will have exclusive content
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is for both Wii U and 3DS - ability to transfer save data between the two versions.
Bayonetta 2 is exclusive to Wii U



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