The Wii U Has Finally Outsold The Dreamcast

It's been a long time coming but we now know that the Wii U has managed to outsell Sega's ill-fated Dreamcast console. Wii U hardware sales now stand at 10.73 million units, while the Dreamcast sold 10.6 million units. While the Wii U has outsold the Dreamcast, it has certainly taken its time to do so as the … Continue reading The Wii U Has Finally Outsold The Dreamcast

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There’s A Dreamcast Theme Coming To Nintendo 3DS Owners In Japan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vakXXcPfmak&spfreload=10 The Dreamcast is what many people refer to as an iconic console and it was sadly discontinued back in 2001. However, if you're a Nintendo 3DS owner in Japan then you can kinda relive the magic of the console as Sega is releasing a special Dreamcast theme. In keeping with the Dreamcast's design the … Continue reading There’s A Dreamcast Theme Coming To Nintendo 3DS Owners In Japan

Wii U Now As Old As The Dreamcast When It Was Discontinued, And Sold Half As Much By This Point

https://twitter.com/BenParfitt/status/453550188532342785 MCV writer Ben Parfitt has tweeted that the Wii U is now the same age as the Dreamcast when it was discontinued by Sega. The Wii U has actually sold half the number Dreamcast had by this point. The Sega Dreamcast completed its global roll-out by November 1999 and then was ultimately discontinued in March 2001. "DreamCast completed it's global … Continue reading Wii U Now As Old As The Dreamcast When It Was Discontinued, And Sold Half As Much By This Point

Eurogamer Says ‘Savour The Wii U And Vita – They’re Our New Dreamcasts’

Respected online gaming publication Eurogamer has written an article declaring that the Wii U and the PlayStation Vita are our new Dreamcasts. However, the publication says this isn't necessarily a bad thing, as despite neither achieving commercial success, they both have a good back catalogue of games. "Commercial success may evade them, but these ailing … Continue reading Eurogamer Says ‘Savour The Wii U And Vita – They’re Our New Dreamcasts’

Pachter Says The Wii U Is The Next Dreamcast

Famed Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has told GameTrailers that the Wii U won't be anywhere near as popular as Nintendo believe it to be. Pachter refers to the Wii U as the next ill-fated Dreamcast, though he does confess that he won't predict the console's demise until he knows the pricing and features. “The reason that … Continue reading Pachter Says The Wii U Is The Next Dreamcast