Grab A White Wii U Pro Controller From Best Buy Today For $25

US retail chain Best Buy is currently selling the White Wii U Pro Controller for a reasonable $25. The White Wii U Pro Controller normally retails for $49.99, so if you're after one, then be quick about it. The offer is only for today and is only available to online customers. Thanks, Angelixshadow and Sean

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Wii U Pro Controller Lasts 80 Hours On One Charge, Doesn’t Work With Any Wii Games

According to GameStop, the Wii U Pro Controller can last up to 80 hours on a single charge, which is certainly a longer duration than the Wii U's main controller, the Wii U GamePad, after one charge. For the sake of comparison, an Xbox 360 controller lasts about 25-30 hours with new batteries. Although Wii … Continue reading Wii U Pro Controller Lasts 80 Hours On One Charge, Doesn’t Work With Any Wii Games

Kotaku Writer Isn’t A Fan Of The Wii U Pro Controller

Brian Ashcraft, a long-term writer for Kotaku, has just published an article titled "I hate the Wii U Pro controller". Ashcraft says that the Wii U Pro controller is just too light and says that it's comparable to Sony's original PlayStation 3 controller, the Six Axis. Another point that he brings up is the fact … Continue reading Kotaku Writer Isn’t A Fan Of The Wii U Pro Controller

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

Nintendo: ‘We Don’t Want Hardcore Gamers To Feel Left Out’

Wii U hardware producer Katsuya Eguchi claims that the Wii has a small number of multi-platform games because Wii Remotes lack features of traditional video game controllers - for example, a Wii Remote does not have analog sticks. According to Eguchi, Nintendo is offering the Wii U Pro Controller to hardcore gamers so that they … Continue reading Nintendo: ‘We Don’t Want Hardcore Gamers To Feel Left Out’

Pachter’s Claim That Activision Forced Nintendo To Release Wii U Pro Controller Is A Guess

Michael Pachter previously claimed that the Wii U Pro Controller exists because Activision forced Nintendo to develop it. Earlier today, Pachter confessed that no one actually told him this was the case; his claim was just "an educated guess." However, Pachter still believes that Nintendo was pressured by third-party developers to make the Wii U … Continue reading Pachter’s Claim That Activision Forced Nintendo To Release Wii U Pro Controller Is A Guess