Wii U’s GamePad design used to be more ‘toy-like’ according to Toki Tori 2 developer Two Tribes. The studio has expressed relief that Nintendo listened to its developers and changed the controller.
The studio also stated that its older Wii U dev kits still use the old GamePad design.
We got to grips with the Wii U controller for ourselves at a recent Nintendo event and found it to be surprisingly lightweight, but a fun controller to use. You can check out our full appraisal of the hardware and most of its launch line-up here.