Wii U will have strong showing at E3 - Epic

by Ben Salter Featured 4 Comments 19 Votes 620 Views 14/03/2012 Back to News

The Wii U will have a strong showing at E3 this year, says Epic Games VP, Mark Rein.

"I like the Wii U. I think E3 will be a big eye-opener for people," he told Eurogamer. "I played Batman: Arkham City on the Wii U and they are doing some really cool stuff with the controller."

"Do you remember the Zelda demo they had on it? Would you not buy a Wii U just to play that? Of course you would. That's what Nintendo is all about. Their hardware is the software delivery service for their great content. That Zelda demo was gorgeous and we can do even more than that with Unreal Engine 3. I think it will do great."

He used the Wii U's Battle Mii game as an example of how Nintendo is going to amaze us this year.

"Did you play that Battle Mii game? Two players would play with a Wii Remote and Nunchuk and one would play with the Wii U controller?

"I would buy a Wii U to play that game in a heartbeat. And I hope people make those kind of games with our technology. I think we've yet to really see what the Wii U can do and I think at E3 this year they're going to shock us."

By Ben Salter

Link to us http://wii.mmgn.com/News/Wii-U-will-have-strong-showing-at-E3-Epi
Vote for this article Log in with Facebook

Wii U will have strong showing at E3 - Epic Comments

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook
I hope it does shock us!
If Epic are keen, then that reassures me a little. If they weren't interested, they would just come out and say so.
I'm so glad Epic is into the console, expect some great stuff from them [Derp]
Going by history...the/an actual main Zelda Wii U game will look different to the Zelda tech demo.
But a part of me hopes that it does turn out to look (or better) like the Zelda tech demo.

Post a comment

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook

Recently Read

Featured Wii Content

Games of October: Your most wanted

Games of October: Your most wanted

06/10/2014 Polls 9 17
MMGN Game Of The Year 2014 voting now open

MMGN Game Of The Year 2014 voting now open

Tano 10 hours News 3 20
Friendly Fire Show 80: GOTY extravaganza!

Friendly Fire Show 80: GOTY extravaganza!

Podcast 3 days Articles 1 3
11 Hilarious Chinese game console rip-offs

11 Hilarious Chinese game console rip-offs

Gryllis 6 days Articles 26 56
I'm 27 years old and I have a serious Amiibo addiction

I'm 27 years old and I have a serious Amiibo addiction

Jickle 08/12 Articles 8 10
Dating a non-gamer: Steps to get them addicted

Dating a non-gamer: Steps to get them addicted

Jayden27 03/12 Articles 17 18
Disney Infinity Star Wars: Survey hints at The Force
Tano 02/12 News 2 6
PAX Aus 2015 tickets now on sale
Tano 02/12 News 0 4

Community Content

Awesome Gaming Stuff Of Tomorrow, Today! Vol. 3

Awesome Gaming Stuff Of Tomorrow, Today! Vol. 3

02/09/2014 Blog 11 0

MMGN Updates

Status
Updating..
Username

realcarlos, MicDaMan, crazynites and other 5 users commented on Win a Sony Mobile Prize Pack! Including an Xperia Z3, PlayStation 4 and Game Cave

realcarlos 18 mins ago
Username

Matrix6, Olly , Gryllis commented on Metal Gear Solid 4 has now been released digitally on the PlayStation Store

Matrix6 3 hours ago
Username

matt12, Hy_Jack, Donuha and other 5 users commented on Win a Sony Mobile Prize Pack! Including an Xperia Z3, PlayStation 4 and Game Cave

matt12 6 hours ago
Username

Janelle360, thatoneguy, itslavish and other 3 users commented on Win a Sony Mobile Prize Pack! Including an Xperia Z3, PlayStation 4 and Game Cave

Janelle360 14 hours ago
Username

Janelle360 is now Level 2!

Janelle360 14 hours ago