Report – Nintendo looking at media partners for Wii U

Wednesday, 22 February 2012 08:53 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Nintendo is aiming to bring new media partners onboard for Wii U, according to an AdWeek report.

The piece (via MyNintendoNews) reports Nintendo met with a “a select number of top content companies,” including multiple cable providers and “web video producers” during CES last month.

US cable provider Comcast is mentioned in the story as one potential partner as a potential cable TV distributor.

One source added to the story on the talks: “This is very preliminary. It could go nowhere.”

Nintendo’s confirmed it’s to launch Wii U by this coming Christmas in all major markets.