En los "Iwata Asks" (una serie de sesiones de preguntas y respuestas de la propia Nintendo) Miyamoto comenta que tuvo una clara inspiración en los Karaokes a la hora de diseñar el mando de la WiiU.
"In Japan, karaoke is very popular," Miyamoto said in the latest 'Iwata Asks'. "It comes with a remote control, and on the larger screen it displays the information of the song that's currently playing, and the person who's up next is selecting the song on the screen of the remote." Miyamoto said he thinks the same function exists in Wii U.
Agreeing, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata later added, "It's very similar with how in karaoke, the information of the song that's playing now is being displayed on the bigger screen, while someone's choosing what to sing next in the palm of his or her hands."
According to Iwata, it's easier to read text and look for text with a handheld device, and it's likewise easier to share that with a group of people on a big screen.
"So including that structure, it's critical that this environment is available to everyone from the very beginning," added Iwata. Read through the latest Iwata Asks for more on the new Wii U. Go to JoySound to sing songs.
Fuente ==> http://kotaku.com/5809796/what-do-the-w ... -in-common