Wii U error strikes Japanese consoles

Friday, 8th March 2013 05:13 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Japanese Wii U owners have reported an issue which not only blocks them from accessing the eShop, it keeps them applying firmware updates. According to Kotaku‘s translation of a Nintendo Japan support article, a patch should release this weekend, which will clear the way for Dragon Quest X beta testers currently unable to download the RPG’s client.



  1. Lightmanone

    How can you download a patch when you can’t download it via the eShop, nor can you apply a firmware update..

    This is almost like the advertisement: “If you can’t send email, send an email to

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Brenna Hillier

    @1 updates can be issued in lots of different ways. You know how sometimes you just need a hotfix, and the game doesn’t even restart, and other times, you have to download a huge patch – or even whole new client?

    #2 2 years ago
  3. PC_PlayBoy

    All consoles are shit but the Wii U has got to be one of the worst ever conceived.

    #3 2 years ago

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