Following the confusion surrounding the Wii U reveal and the 3DS launch, could Nintendo be planning on going in a different direction?
CVG is reporting today that Nintendo is considering changing the consoleâ€™s name. The site states that â€œserious discussions are ongoing at the highest level in the US and Japan as to whether the firm should cut its losses and give the console a different name.â€
There was quite a bit of uncertainty last year when Nintendo first revealed Wii U. Some were under the impression that Nintendo was simply creating a new controller for their current home system and werenâ€™t planning on launching a new piece of hardware.
Likewise, there has been confusion about the 3DS. The company has been placing red box stickers on game boxes to show that the software is for a new handheld and isnâ€™t compatible with the DS. A tagline has also been added to TV spots: â€œThis is not DS. This is Nintendo 3DS.â€
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