Nintendo Wii U hands on

The gaming world is all abuzz about the newly announced controller & updated version of Nintendo’s gaming console, the Wii U. Launched at Nintendo’s Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 5, the Wii U is set for a holiday 2012 release and is aimed at breathing new life into the aging gaming console. The standout difference of the Wii U is its 6.2-inch wireless controller that has a built-in touch screen, front facing camera, speakers, accelerometer, and gyroscope. The folks over at Engadget got their hands on the device.

Here are their initial impressions