Nintendo has released a brand new Wii U system update. The system update will download automatically in the background, and you can check the status and progress in the Download Manager menu. Nintendo says that while this update can take up to an hour to download, this time it’s okay to turn off your Wii U console, however, the company warns against unplugging the console during download and installation.
The Wii U update (called “Version 2.1.0 U”) improves overall system stability and adds a few other minor updates, according to Nintendo. The update weighs in at around 600 MB. In related news, Nintendo has released a 3DS system update as well.