Least Surprising News Of The Week. Wii U Will Be Region Locked.


It has been revealed in a recent Famitsu Magazine that Nintendo’s next home console will be region locked, making importing games an impossibility. Nintendo has done this in some form for each of their major consoles since the NES and SNES, where different sized game cartridges allowed them to incorporate region locking. Wii U releases this November across North America, Europe and Australia and this December across Japan.

Source: Kotaku
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