The news comes at the heels of previous reports that claimed Wii U production could be halted as soon as 2016.
IBTimes UK looks back at the life and legacy of the gaming industry icon.
Super Mario Galaxy 2 coming to Wii U right now.
Jan 14, 2015
By Ben Skipper
Nintendo has indicated that the change will be global.
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Feb 27, 2014
By Akash KJ
Firm confident of moving nine million Wii U units and 18 million 3DS devices this year.