Nintendo Will Cease Production Of The Wii U

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Big news out of Nintendo today, as the gaming giant has apparently decided to stop producing its Wii U console hardware. Gaming industry maven Dr. Serkan Toto broke the news on Twitter a few hours ago:

With the company set to begin work on its next console, the NX, this move makes a good deal of sense. The NX is set to be unveiled some time this year, though it’s as yet unclear when Nintendo will begin selling it. Meanwhile, the Wii U will slowly be phased out as Nintendo depletes its inventory.

For nostalgia’s sake, have a look at our ranking of the 10 best Wii U games of 2015.