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Gold Nunchuk Making A Comeback To Club Nintendo Next Week

The popular gold-colored Nunchuk that attaches to a Wii Remote is currently sold out at Club Nintendo. But the accessory returns to Nintendo’s loyalty program next week on November 26th. The Gold Nunchuk can be yours for 900 Club Nintendo coins. Remember, the gold controller will simply gold in color and will not contain any actual precious metals.

New Super Mario Bros. U Doesn’t Support Wii Nunchuk Controller

You can play New Super Mario Bros. Wii with the Wii Remote and Nunchuk combination, but the forthcoming New Super Mario Bros. U  for Wii U doesn’t support that control method. New Super Mario Bros. U launches alongside Nintendo’s new console on November 18th in North America and November 30th in Europe and Australia.

Three Different Controllers Can Be Used Simultaneously On Wii U Multiplayer Games

Madden NFL 13 is a Wii U launch title and will include local cooperative play, in which up to five players can play simultaneously. Gamers who play multiplayer Wii U games can choose among three different controllers – the Wii U GamePad, Wii Remote plus Nunchuk combination, and the Wii U Pro Controller. Which controller will be your preference, when playing a multiplayer game?

Iwata: “Wii U Does What Wii Did – Only Better”

During the pre-E3 Nintendo Direct, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata said, “Wii changed the way friends and families interacted in the living room. Wii U does what Wii did – only better. And at the same time, it is something entirely new.” Wii U will be fully backward compatible with Wii games.The Wii U will support the Wii Remote, Nunchuk and Wii Balance Board so players can choose from a variety of control methods that fit their style.