Do you only need the wii u gamepad to play with your wii u?
All Wii U games can be played with only the gamepad while some can utilize the Wii remotes
No. In order to play a Wii game, you must enter Wii Mode where you must use a Wii Remote. The Wii U Gamepad will not control a Wii Game
In most cases, yes. The gamepad is very important to play most Wii U games, but if you buy a brand new Wii U console, the gamepad is bundled with it
No, Wii games must be played with a Wii controller
Certain Wii U games have the ability to display the game on the gamepad only. This allows someone to be playing a game on the Wii U while the TV is being played for something else. Some games will automatically mirror what's displayed on the TV on the gamepad's screen while other games need to be set to display on the gamepad instead. There are also some games that require the use of both the… Read More
Yes, only the Motion Plus remotes will work for Wii Sports Club. Some games, such as baseball, allows you to use the gamepad as well
No. The Wii U gamepad is not compatible with the original Wii.
The Wii U gamepad cannot be used with the Wii.
No, you don't need a Nunchuck for the Wii U Gamepad.
Not really, the Wii U is a home entertainment system that has a console. Only if the Wii U gamepad has a wireless connection with the console, you can travel short distances with it.
No. The Wii U will have the Wii U GamePad (tablet) and it will come with another console. You cannot use your old Wii with the Wii U. You need to use the new Wii that is included in the package.
Some games can be played without the gamepad and can be played with a Wii controller such as New Super Mario Bros U and New Luigi U
After downloading a game from the Nintedo eShop, the game should appear on the Nintendo Wii U home menu screen. All you need to do is tap on the gamepad or press a to open the game. A Wii remote and variance can also be used to start the game If you downloaded a Wii game, you will need to first go to the Wii Menu before opening the game. When you open the Wii… Read More
For single player, you can choose to use either a Gamepad or a Wii Remote Plus. However, there are certain multiplayer modes that require the Gamepad.
No, the Nintendo Wii U can be powered on without a gamepad and a Wii remote can be used to open applications and games on the Wii U. However, it is strongly recommended to have the Gamepad because all Wii U games are compatible with the gamepad, but not all Wii U games are compatible with the Wii remote and classic controllers
Yes, you can use a Wii Remote without the gamepad
No, as of January 2015, only one Gamepad can be synced to one Wii U. However, it has be noted that Nintendo is interested in having multiple gamepad support.
Yes and no. The Nintendo Wii U console itself does not need a charger but requires electricity to run. Therefore a powerbar is needed to be connected at all times while using the Wii U. The GamePad is portable and runs on batteries. Therefore, the GamePad will require a charger
No, you cannot connect a Wii U controller to a Wii. Only Wii Remotes and other Wii accessories will work for the Wii, and the Wii U GamePad only works for the Wii U.
The Wii U gamepad is the primary control method for the Wii U. What sets it apart from controllers from other systems is the touchscreen embedded in the center of the gamepad that can be used to serve a number of functions, such as being able to play games on the gamepad without any need for a TV, or for it to function much like the bottom screen on the Nintendo DS and 3DS. Aside… Read More
All new Wii U consoles include a Wii U gamepad. As of February 15th, 2013, gamepads are not sold separately.
Yes, Mario Kart Wii is playable on the Wii U. However, the Wii U gamepad and GameCube controllers cannot be used to play Mario Kart Wii on the Wii U.
Yes. The Wii U will come with a charger in the box. The Wii U GamePad needs a charger but the actual system will just be plugged into an outlet.
Firstly, be sure that your Wii U is up to date, though a recently purchased Wii U will have this function preinstalled. All you need to do is insert the Wii game disk into the Nintendo Wii U. Then, open the game or select the Wii channel on the Wii U home screen. Both options will bring you to the classic Wii home screen. Select the game once again and it will start. Keep in… Read More
For some games you need nunchucks and the Wii controller others need only the Wii remote and others only need the classic controller or the Gamecube controller.
No. It is part of what makes the Wii U special.
It varies, depending on the usage and other factors, but in general, it takes about 3-4 hours to charge the Wii U gamepad
No. The Rock Band drums and guitar come in models for only the Wii and only Xbox 360. You need the Wii models in order to play it on a Wii.
Yes you do because Wii fit is the game but you need a console to play it on. Bt the game only came out on wii so you would need a wii.
No, the Wii U gamepad will not work on the Wii, but the Wii motion plus controllers will work.
no, it's the other way around. the universe doesn't work like that; a woman can't be sexually attracted to their son, only their husband. i'm sorry, but it id very inappropriate to break the laws of physics. (lol; no, you can play your wii games on wiiu though. but you need your wii controllers/ accessories and the gamepad controller/ touchscreen is unusable when playing it. it's stupid how alot of multiplayer games on the wiiu… Read More
Wii U games cannot be played on the Wii.
No, the Wii U can only support one Gamepad. There has been mentions that Nintendo may implement this feature in the future, but it is really unlikely
It isn't coming yet, but it will soon with extra things such as gamepad only function.
The Wii U has an internet browser that allows you to view webpages on the TV and on the GamePad.
You can, but the Wii U gamepad requires the Wii U system to function.
For some games you only need the game pad, but for games like Super Mario Bros U, you need at least 1 wii remote, preferable with motion+ and a nunchuk, depending on what you want to play.
well i don't they have made it yet so the only way you can play a ds game on the wii is to buy the same game for wii
Generally, if only the outside of the Gamepad is damaged, then it should still function properly. Keep in mind that scratches on the touch screen can permanently damage the screen. However, you cannot tell if the Gamepad is okay just by looking at the outside. The best way to check if it functions properly is to turn it on and to see if anything is wrong with it. Scratches usually show signs of heavy and… Read More
It depends on which controller you are referring to. The Wii U gamepad will not work on the Nintendo Wii but the Nintendo Wii motion plus controller will work on the Nintendo Wii.
You only need the main long one wii remote.If you want to add more people then you need 4 wii remotes.
You only need one player to play, but there is still multiplayer.
no you do not need the wii balance board to play skate it it is optional
only if you want to play with 2 players
Both the Basic and Deluxe Wii U packages have an AC Adapter for the console and for the Gamepad
The stylus is not wrapped in separate packaging in the box, but it is in the Wii U Gamepad, on the top, near the right.
When you buy the Wii U Deluxe set, it does not come with any Wii (Motion Plus) Remotes but it comes with the Wii U gamepad.
For split screen play, meaning 2 people on one Wii console, then you do. If you mean online play (Personally, I hate golfing games and anything having to do with golf) then you will only need one Wii remote.
Yes, you need the wii fit balance board to play wii fit or wii fit plus.
no with the wii you can only play wii and Gamecube games
Hi, No you do not need play station for ninendo wii... I have a wii and also a play station but the play station is on a separate tv and the wii works just perfectly...