First Wii U Details Leaked
Author: Zak Islam
published: 2012-04-29 14:12:44
The first proper details on Nintendo's next-generation console, the Wii U, has been leaked, according to a functionality slide of the platform for Slightly Mad Studios' Project Cars.
Courtesy of N-Europe, the leaked document features several slides with one pertaining to how the Wii U operates in regards to its controller. Slightly Mad Studios is taking advantage of the controller's front-facing camera, as well as its touchscreen component and gyro feature. Other details from the slide include:
Shaping up to be one of the most visually striking racers ever, Project Cars will take racing simulation to the next level and undoubtedly go head-to-head with Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo 5, also a pinnacle in graphical prowess. The former will make use of DX11 features, as showcased below in two new unofficial trailers.
Nintendo will reveal the full technical details of the Wii U during its E3 press conference in June. The console is expected to arrive in stores by the end of the year. No date has been provided yet, however.
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