Satoru Iwata apologises for some of system's launch issues, promises to address Wii U load times.
Nintendo has released some images of the very first Wii U GamePad prototypes.
Satoru Iwata is sorry that the day-one patch took so long to download and install.
Nintendo President Satoru Iwata unboxes a Wii U Deluxe kit himself.
Gamers who couldn't pre-order a Wii U got on a list at GameStop. And that list has grown to 250,000
Console will have a whopping 1 GB of memory for the operating system alone.
Miiverse social network could become the Facebook for video games, says Nintendo.
Nintendo knows the Wii U is a big deal: the console will be important to the world, according to Nintendo president Satoru Iwata.
Pricing the Wii U correctly at launch is much more important than simply being the first console on the market.
Nintendo doesn't care how powerful other next gen systems are compared to the Wii U, says company president Satoru Iwata.
Nintendo says that power isn't all important when it comes to next gen gaming, what's important, is the gameplay experience.
Nintendo is confident that the Wii U criticism will fade once gamers get their hands on the new console and see the gameplay possibilities....
Nintendo may launch a premium Wii U online service in the future, while still giving access to free multiplayer to regular users.
The Wii U price will be announced in Autumn, a few months before the console launches, according to Nintendo's Satoru Iwata.
Nintendo is taking third party Wii U support seriously this time around, and is courting developers to create and release games on the system.
Nintendo will set the Wii U price at a reasonable level, while maintaining profitability on every console sold.
Microsoft and Sony have over the years spent a lot of money on developers to make some of