Since E3, their two main concerning questions around Nintendo next generation console, The Wii U, Release date and Price. Those question would be answer today at Nintendo’s Wii U event in New York earlier this morning.
So what are we looking at coming later this year? Wii U will be released on November 18 and will be available in two different packages. the Basic set will be $299.99 MSRP and the Deluxe Set will be $349.99. So what is the difference between the two? the Basic will provide the standard such as the Console, the Wii U GamePad with a charging cable, AC Adapter, and an high-speed HDMI cable and contains 2GB of RAM and 8GB of storage in White only while the Deluxe adds more storage at 32GB, a charging cradle for the GamePad, Stand, Digital Premium Service with features to be talked about at a later date, and Nintendo Land video game. both consoles will have online features such as Miiverse and Nintendo TVii.
Pre-Orders are available at GameStop for a $60 minimum The Wii U is backward compatiable to all Wii games and accessories such as the Wii remote, nunchuck, steering wheel, and Wii balance board here are the listed contents for each console:
Basic Set $299.99 Color: White, 2GB of RAM (1GB of Game Memory, 1GB of System Memory), 8GB of Storage, Wii U Console, Wii U GamePad (w/ charging cable), AC Adapter, HDMI Cable
Deluxe Set $349.99 Color: Black, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of Storage, Wii U Console, Wii U GamePad (w/ charging cable), AC Adapter, HDMI Cable, Charging Cradle, Stand, Digital Premium Service, Nintendo Land