The Wii U™ GamePad controller removes the traditional barriers between you, your games, and your TV by creating a second window into the video game world. It incorporates a 6.2-inch, 16:9 aspect ratio LCD touch screen, as well as traditional button controls and two analog sticks.
One Wii U GamePad is included with every console.
The built-in accelerometer and gytoscope allow for intuitive motion controls.
Camera This can be used in games and also for video chat between Wii U consoles.
L Stick / R Stick In addition to being able to push the sticks in any direction, you can also press them down to use them as buttons.
NFC Location It's possible to read data from, and write data to, certain items (such as special cards) without contact, using the near-field communication technology built into the GamdPad.
HOME Button If you press the HOME Button while playing a game you can choose to start a range of Wii U applications, without having to leave the game you are playing.
TV Control Button Starts a TV remote application you can use on your TV at home.
6.2-Inch Touch Screen
Different Ways to Play
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