Ubisoft’s Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth and Assassin’s Creed III will be released this year for Wii U and according to Amazon.ca, their box art designs have been revealed. The designs – shown above – look more like Nintendo GameCube box art rather than Wii box art. What do you think of the design?

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    • I guess the same size as a regular DVD/Wii/360/etc. box. The discs are standard 12cm, just like CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays, and the boxes probably won’t be short like the PS3 ones.

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    • Yes, I like the layout, and the blue looks nice, but I think the yellow is not too great together with the blue. But in the end it’s just a case so it doesn’t matter too much anyway.

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  1. Eh, I reckon it should more be in the style of a white or black ‘U’ shape going along the bottom and a little up the sides with Wii U in black or white (the opposite of the main colour).

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  2. I can’t say I like it very much. It might be just me, but I think the Blue & Yellow give it a sort of…kiddy feel, or a sense that it’s not “serious”. I don’t know. If you look at the Wii U box vs the PS3 box of Assassin’s Creed, I feel that the PS3’s black and modern style make it seem more serious and intense.

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  3. I think the box looks good . Its a slick new look and i think it looks alot more ineresting than the wii or gamecube games imo . I just wishthe blue was darker but owell its a box ill look at once and get rid of so idc lol

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  4. I don’t really like it because they could went with something more creative the rebooting an old design,well it doesn’t have to be the real thing I wish it’s not.

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  5. It kinda reminds me of a PC box art. Probably because we haven’t seen the color of the case itself, but from the way they show the pictures, they don’t appear to have case colors. If the case colors are white again, then they’re going to have to do something about that yellow; otherwise it’s fine.

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  6. My comment is not really about the wii u it is regarding flipnote studio for the Nintendo dsi and dsi XL systems I think instead of making flipnote studio just for the dsi systems I think they should make it for the 3DS systems and also for future handheld systems when My daughter had a dsi flipnotes was the best game ever to her so she keeps begging me to make it available for her 3DS thank you for your time and please consider making flipnotes available for the 3DS system

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    • Flipnote Memo for 3DS was confirmed for 3DS in 2011
      But apparently Nintendo is unsure how to protect children against Adult Material which tends to surface in almost EVERYTHING
      Why not get her colors 3d or new art academy
      Those are fun art games which Im sure she’d like

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  7. Looks babyish, but then I remembered wiiU is for babies and casuals…

    ps3 boxes look much better…. hell even Snes boxes look better than this… lazy design as always

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  8. I like it, although there shouldn’t be a yellow there. The yellow should be replaced by a blue. I personally hope Nintendo makes the overall color of the Wii-U blue so they could distinguish it’s cases from the Wii’s.

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  9. Looks fucking gay , somthing a faggot woulld buy,they could have went with black,white,grey BUT NO .. They went with gay shitty blue , Ofcourse it’s shit it’s coz the wii u is shit !! Matches perfectly :) WII U IS GAY !!

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  10. Really, Nintendo? Really?
    You didn’t think we would want Black?
    You thought THAT shade of blue would work?
    The Yellow MIGHT have been ok with Black,
    *sigh* still buying the game… *grumble*

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  11. My only problem is the Nintendo Network logo. It’s unneccessary to have it on the front cover, especially since you have the ESRB or PEGI age certificates and other logos taking up all the space already.

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    • Current-gen games already have logos for Xbox Live, Nintendo WFC or PlayStation Network. I guess companies like showing off online features, or they think consumer like online features to be shown off.

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  12. I dont like it. Its really childish. Nintendo said that they want hardcore gamers to play with the wii u. Well, tbh i cant see this box in a hardcore gamers bedroom :/

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    • I’m pretty hardcore I have over 300 Wii and 360 games I don’t care what the cover looks like . I’m not gonna be staring at it im gonna be playing Hardcore. Damn some of you fools probably never get pussy. I’m not gonna fuck her, her hairs got yellow streaks in it. Why is she wearing a blue shirt I’m not gonna fuck her.

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  13. I really hope the actual case is short like the PS3’s and a different Color, Maybe like a Baby Puke Green. Make it stand out as much as possible so morons will finaly see the difference between wii and wiiU.

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  14. Other than the yellow line should be white I like this. It should also help to prevent people from being confused about what’s a Wii game vs what’s a WiiU game.

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  15. I like it, though I hope the sides of the boxes don’t have that shade of blue. Might look a tad garish. Also, I’d prefer it if the yellow strip underneath were perhaps jet black (would look badass in my opinion) though special editions of some games could do it (I remember AC: Revelations on the PS3 had a different coloured box).

    Either way, I’m pretty happy – not that this’ll really matter to me.

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