[Rumor] EU Wii U Launch Delayed

Discussion in 'Wii U - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Cartmanuk, Aug 11, 2012.

  1. Cartmanuk

    Cartmanuk GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Nov 20, 2010
    Nintendo has run into manufacturing problems pushing back the release date in Europe
    Europe will see the console launch in early December, a new report suggests that the console might have a rough start.
    CVG,reports that numerous sources say that Nintendo is having trouble manufacturing the new Wii U GamePad. It makes sense, considering how complicated the controller is. It features a motion sensor, camera, microphone, 6.2 inch touchscreen all with its own power supply. The GamePad also supports (NFC) near field communication and connects wirelessly to the Wii U console.​
    Manufacturing delays of new consoles are common at launch and lets hope for those of you waiting its out before Christmas​
  2. Gaiaknight

    Gaiaknight GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Aug 26, 2008
    United States
    howell, Michigan
    should really put rumor on the topic title as we have zero proof of this being legit untill nintendo officially reveals the release date
  3. Langin

    Langin HI! ^O^

    Jul 29, 2008
    The Hague
    WTF how can a console be DELAYED if don't even have an official release date? I call this bs.

    Since there is no source as well.

    Reported since it's a rumor and there's no source.
    4 people like this.
  4. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    In other news:

    So yeah, place a rumour in the title because until Nintendo says anything this is all rumour.

  5. Langin

    Langin HI! ^O^

    Jul 29, 2008
    The Hague
    0.o I first couldn't click anything well whatever there's a source now! :D ow yeah I guess.

    I guess this needs to be moved to general Wiiu discussions. ;P
  6. boombox

    boombox GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Sep 29, 2008
    the World Wide Web
    Does anyone know if there will be a WiiU tour?
    Or is it just for game reviewers? I haven't got any emails from Nintendo about it.
    Seeing as there was a tour for the 3DS, I was hoping they'd do one for their consumers/fans.
  7. McHaggis

    McHaggis Fackin' Troller

    Oct 24, 2008
    A launch can only be delayed if a release date is set and then changed. Unless the release date is changed to 2013 then it's not technically going to be delayed, is it?
  8. bentbob

    bentbob Member

    Oct 29, 2007
    United States
    But speaking of delays. I see that L.M Dark Moon has been delayed until 2013. Which is a real shame!
  9. weavile001

    weavile001 Spiritmaster

    Jun 10, 2012
    yes, more time to get more money.
    1 person likes this.
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