Nintendo may cease making the Wii U by March 2018

Nintendo might stop making the Wii U by March 2018

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Nintendo won’t be axing the Wii U simply but, however that does not imply the console will stick round for very lengthy. Whereas discussing its funds, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima has revealed that manufacturing of the one-of-a-variety system might cease by March 2018, or a yr after the NX arrives. The timing would not be shocking. Whereas Nintendo has a behavior of retaining previous methods round for some time after a brand new gadget launches, that not often lasts — and the Wii U hasn’t been a robust-sufficient vendor to benefit gross sales properly after its successor seems. From all indications, Nintendo needs everybody to maneuver on to the brand new hardware as soon as the final wave of huge Wii U video games is out the door.

Supply: Reuters