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Will original Wii Remotes work with Wii U?

Will original Wii Remotes work with Wii U?

The Wii U’s GamePad tablet controller does not work with the original Wii. The Wii U will play original Wii games. The Wii Remotes for the original Wii will work on the Wii U only if they are using MotionPlus (either built-in or as an attachment).

Are Wii and Wii U remotes the same?

There are no new “remotes” for Wii U. The Wiimotes sold for Wii U use are just Wiimotes, there is no updated Wii U version of the Wiimote. (Note there IS Wii Motion Plus, an updated version of Wiimote, but it is completely compatible for (and was design for) the Wii.)

Can you play Wii U with 2 GamePads?

Nintendo confirms that two Wii U GamePads can be used at once at E3 2012. Nintendo confirmed at E3 2012 that the Wii U will support use of two GamePad controllers at once.

Can you play Call of Duty with a Wiimote?

Yes, you can but only on games like Mario. Call of Duty will need the motion plus wiimote unless you are in the wii software on your wiiu. If you did not know your wii is two different consoles with a channel to switch back and forth between them.

Can you use a Wii Remote on a Wii U?

3 Answers 3. Yes, regular Wiimotes are supported by the Wii-U. This page on Nintendo’s website says: The Wii U console is capable of supporting two Wii U GamePad controllers, up to four Wii Remote (or Wii Remote Plus) controllers or Wii U Pro Controllers, and Wii accessories such as the Nunchuk, Classic Controller and Wii Balance Board.

Can you play original Wii games on Wii U?

In this case, it’s worth noting that Wii U compatibility doesn’t upscale the game. If the original game doesn’t support 16:9, then there won’t be a 1080 display. While the answer of can you play Wii games on Wii U is yes, but playing Wii in your Wii U will not add too much difference.

Can a Wii U GamePad be used in Wii Mode?

Yes. The Wii U GamePad is turned on by default when booting directly into Wii Mode. Can I control games and/or the Wii Menu using the Wii U GamePad in Wii Mode? No. The Wii U GamePad is only used as a display while in Wii Mode. You cannot use the buttons or screen to control anything. Can I turn the TV off when using the Wii U GamePad in Wii Mode?