CNET News Video: Nintendo's Wii U unveiled
About Video Comments (0 ) Transcript

CNET News Video: Nintendo's Wii U unveiled

4:26 /

Reggie Fils-Aime, president and CEO of Nintendo Entertainment, gives a tour of the new Wii U at E3 2012 in Los Angeles.

This is -- -- Well we'll give -- probability of death with the reunion they had voted no addiction and about the we have the first few dedicated mail personally screen -- the long history of video games the -- an account you can listen to an in his dream really shouldn't it is important to be little machine harms whales which have always relied on the TV screen. Right now we'd like to make a proper introduction to the Wii U game pad itself. So let's start -- with a quick guided tour. The Wii U game -- offers simple and intuitive control. The touch screen works with your finger tips for more precisely with the included stylish. There's a familiar plus control pad and ABX and -- button. Games featuring a deeper more immerse of experience will frequently employ the left and right analog sticks teacher -- a button underneath. By pressing down in this day. On the -- -- of the controller card trigger like Seattle and ZR buttons. They sit comfortably under the index -- -- when holding the game pad. -- -- -- -- triggers in many shooting games and L and and motion control using your cell parameter in gyroscope he's built into the as is a rumble feature. The built in camera and microphone. Variety of software applications. Including voice and video -- Here are stereo speakers. -- volume control that can adjust sound on the game. Or on your full screen TV. You can suspend the game just check for -- So that's a quick guide. How you manipulate. Your experiences. Now let's take a look at where those experiences begin. And this Nintendo direct over the weekend mister -- want to unveiled what you'll know as need bursts. It's how you interact with your gaming friends. And this is the first thing you'll see on your TV screen when you turn on the system. You might think of it but that's main street. A place for people congregate and -- constant commotion. Your own me is joined by others who play. On your home system. -- Q are your game friends. As well as people you've already met from around the world. And also many newcomers. You'll also notice that those -- are gathering around individual tiles. You might think of them -- billboards. On that main street. They represent both your personal tastes. And the entertainment such trending globally. On Wii U. And those -- don't just congregate they communicate. Each is equipped with a wide range of rich media engagement for socializing. And providing information. The first comes in the form of speech bubbles. You can see -- send simple text messages. Or you can use the stylus to write your own words and even draw your own illustrations. A lot like -- now. You can even share -- screen image from the game you're currently applying. These interactions can also display recent activity. And recent scores. You've even got the option to display facial expressions within the bubble that reflects your current state of mind. And because this form of interaction is browser based. While this may not be available right on launch day you'll eventually be able to join -- -- from your Nintendo three yes. Your PC. Or from any Smartphone or web enabled mobile device -- yeah.

New releases

Lotus Exige V6 Cup: Less features,...
5:28 July 10, 2014
The Exige S may have been the most hardcore Lotus we have driven to date but the British sportscar maker handed...
Play video
Zero in on your subject from far,...
1:18 July 10, 2014
An inventive built-in dot sight, lets you quickly find your target with this camera's big 50x zoom lens.
Play video
Tomorrow Daily 015: Tom Merritt...
19:59 July 9, 2014
On today's show, Tom Merritt fills in for Rich; Ashley and Tom discuss fruit flies in space, the amazing visual...
Play video
Sony packs more into its latest...
3:03 July 9, 2014
The Cyber-shot RX100 III improves on its predecessor, but it's still a little quirky.
Play video
Lexus RX 350 sings a familiar tune
6:12 July 9, 2014
Lexus' luxury SUV has changed little over the years, preserving the qualities that make it popular but falling...
Play video
Block select Android Wear notifications
1:36 July 9, 2014
The new Android smartwatches can overwhelm you with notifications. CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to stay...
Play video
Adidas adds new MiCoach to fitness...
2:55 July 9, 2014
The MiCoach Fit Smart band measures workout intensity while providing coaching, FitRPG turns Fitbit data into...
Play video
The 404 1,521: Where we invest...
43:18 July 9, 2014
Aunt Jill Schlesinger returns to the show! This time she tells us about her recent travels, her new favorite...
Play video
 

Video discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre