Why the Wii U Failed & the Switch is Succeeding

The Wii U is a flop. Here in 2017 on the heels of Nintendo’s most successful console launch of all time, I felt it was important to look back at why exactly the Wii U failed and hwo the Switch corrected many of the faults the Wii U suffered to create a much more compelling product for consumers.

Nathanial Rumphol-Janc

A veteran in the video game media sphere, Nathanial co-founded Gamnesia, founded MetroidWiki.org, ran the news the segment on the Zelda Universe Podcast, found and ran Zelda Domain from 1998 to 2006, and built Zelda Informer as the Editor-in-Chief from 2008 to 2017. He now owns and operates Nintendo Prime. You can follow him on twitter @NateJanc, otherwise just stay tuned at Nintendo Prime for more of his work.