Nintendo Japan introduced that it’ll not restore Wii U methods or peripherals as quickly because it runs out of its present stock of components. This is as a result of that the guarantee for the restore components expired. Nintendo said through its Japanese web site that whereas this can be a problem for its clients, it hopes that they may perceive.
The Wii U first got here out on December 8, 2012 and offered over 13.56 million items all through its lifetime. This makes it the worst-selling Nintendo console since 2005. In comparability, listed here are the numbers for different consoles that got here out (utilizing info from March 2023);
- 3DS: 75.94 million items
- DS: 154.02 million items
- Switch: 125.62 million items
- Wii: 101.63 million items
This info is from the Japanese Nintendo web site so it possible solely takes under consideration knowledge from Japan.
Nintendo warns clients that those that are fascinated by sending of their Wii U and equipment for repairs ought to achieve this quick. It will shut down the restore service however solely after it runs out of current components. You may contact Nintendo Support to inquire of their stock. However, it solely accepts questions in Japanese.
Nintendo of Japan will not settle for Wii U or Wii U peripherals despatched in for repairs when it runs out of its present inventory of components. It’s unclear when that will likely be because it depends upon how many individuals nonetheless wish to repair their Wii U or peripherals.