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Wii U Firmware Update is live everywhere. Everyone calm down.

Elfteiroh

Member
I just finished! It only adds 3 gram of ram guys, nothing to be hyped about. :(

Joke (did I really need to say?)

[EDIT]
WHATT!?!?!!
 

Kolma

Member
http://www.nintendo.co.jp/wiiu/support/system_update/index.html

Major changes due to updates to the 4.0.0J
Add the ability to output to the Wii U GamePad a picture of Wii-only software
I was able to be output to the Wii U GamePad the image of the Wii-only software. You can choose from "both the GamePad and TV" or "TV only" the output destination. (※ 1)
Added functionality to automatically receive software to deliver from Nintendo
Future, we have to be able to automatically receive in the "communication when did" the software recommended for trial to be delivered from Nintendo.
Corresponding input by USB keyboard
In the scene software keyboard is available, I have to be able to use a USB keyboard. (※ 2) Click here for information on the operation has been verified USB keyboard

Added settings Nintendo Network ID
It is now possible to set whether to use the services of Nintendo Network such as smart phones and personal computers, from devices other than the Nintendo game console.
When using the Wii-only software, I now supports Dolby Pro Logic II surround output. (※ 3)
"Updating the Wii U menu"
Place the Wii U on the menu icon in the "friends list", it is now possible to start the "friends list" from the Wii U menu.
Updating the "Settings"
I have to allow the setting of the automatic receipt of the software in the "Internet".
I have to be able to select the sound output of cable TV in the "TV". You can if you are connected with an HDMI cable, and outputs it to the speakers of the commercial sound in conjunction and "Wii-only AV cable". Click here for details

If the operation of the power supply is OFF is enabled in the "Setting the Power", I was able to be set in hourly operation interval.
"Updating the Wii U Chat"
The incoming response time from friends or outgoing to friends, I was able to be confirmed by Miiverse profile opponent.
It is now possible to call using the headset that is connected to the Wii U GamePad.
Updating the "Internet Browser"
You have to allow the / fast-forward operation rewind a certain time in the L / R button on the Wii U GamePad During movie playback. I can also fast-forward playback Press and hold the R button.
If you are logged in to the web site using your user name and password, it is now possible to save the user name and password you entered. (※ 4)
If you start the Internet browser by interrupting the software, you can now be uploaded to the web site, such as bulletin boards and blogs, the image of the Wii U GamePad screen tv screens and soft interruption.
I have to be able to view a PDF file on the website. (※ 5)
As a function of the web site developer, I have to be able to use the developer tools and switching of user agent.
Improved convenience and stability of the system
As you can enjoy more comfortable, it has been improved convenience and stability of the system.
(※ 1)
It does not correspond to the operations in the Wii U GamePad. You can instead of the TV screen, playing by displaying the game screen to GamePad. In order to enjoy a Wii exclusive software, operation by the Wii Remote or Wii Remote Plus is required.
(※ 2)
Some, there is also software you can not use a USB keyboard.
(※ 3)
I am limited to Dolby Pro Logic II compatible software.
(※ 4)
The user name and password that are saved, you can delete the "Internet Browser" in the "Settings".
(※ 5)
Depending on the data size and format of the PDF file, you may not be displayed correctly. In addition, you will not be able to save the PDF file.
 
Major changes due to updates to the 4.0.0J
Add the ability to output to the Wii U GamePad a picture of Wii-only software
I was able to be output to the Wii U GamePad the image of the Wii-only software. You can choose from "both the GamePad and TV" or "TV only" the output destination. (※ 1)
Added functionality to automatically receive software to deliver from Nintendo
Future, we have to be able to automatically receive in the "communication when did" the software recommended for trial to be delivered from Nintendo.
Corresponding input by USB keyboard
In the scene software keyboard is available, I have to be able to use a USB keyboard. (※ 2) Click here for information on the operation has been verified USB keyboard

Added settings Nintendo Network ID
It is now possible to set whether to use the services of Nintendo Network such as smart phones and personal computers, from devices other than the Nintendo game console.
When using the Wii-only software, I now supports Dolby Pro Logic II surround output. (※ 3)
"Updating the Wii U menu"
Place the Wii U on the menu icon in the "friends list", it is now possible to start the "friends list" from the Wii U menu.
Updating the "Settings"
I have to allow the setting of the automatic receipt of the software in the "Internet".
I have to be able to select the sound output of cable TV in the "TV". You can if you are connected with an HDMI cable, and outputs it to the speakers of the commercial sound in conjunction and "Wii-only AV cable". Click here for details

If the operation of the power supply is OFF is enabled in the "Setting the Power", I was able to be set in hourly operation interval.
"Updating the Wii U Chat"
The incoming response time from friends or outgoing to friends, I was able to be confirmed by Miiverse profile opponent.
It is now possible to call using the headset that is connected to the Wii U GamePad.
Updating the "Internet Browser"
You have to allow the / fast-forward operation rewind a certain time in the L / R button on the Wii U GamePad During movie playback. I can also fast-forward playback Press and hold the R button.
If you are logged in to the web site using your user name and password, it is now possible to save the user name and password you entered. (※ 4)
If you start the Internet browser by interrupting the software, you can now be uploaded to the web site, such as bulletin boards and blogs, the image of the Wii U GamePad screen tv screens and soft interruption.
I have to be able to view a PDF file on the website. (※ 5)
As a function of the web site developer, I have to be able to use the developer tools and switching of user agent.
Improved convenience and stability of the system
As you can enjoy more comfortable, it has been improved convenience and stability of the system.
(※ 1)
It does not correspond to the operations in the Wii U GamePad. You can instead of the TV screen, playing by displaying the game screen to GamePad. In order to enjoy a Wii exclusive software, operation by the Wii Remote or Wii Remote Plus is required.
(※ 2)
Some, there is also software you can not use a USB keyboard.
(※ 3)
I am limited to Dolby Pro Logic II compatible software.
(※ 4)
The user name and password that are saved, you can delete the "Internet Browser" in the "Settings".
(※ 5)
Depending on the data size and format of the PDF file, you may not be displayed correctly. In addition, you will not be able to save the PDF file.
 

Thraktor

Member
http://www.nintendo.co.jp/wiiu/support/system_update/index.html

Japanese page updated.

Wii games have Off TV play and surround sound baby!

Google translated:

In order to use more comfortable our products, we strive to improve the service every day, and function, as part of an effort that, I carry the update of the body by the network download in Wii U.

System version of Wii U body can be found in the upper right corner of the "Settings" screen. I ask to have you use it to update to the latest version.

The update of the body, by connecting to the Internet Wii U body, you can "Settings" → "Updating the computer".

Currently, "4.0.0J" the latest version available by the network download is (2013/10/1 delivery).

Major changes due to updates to the 4.0.0J
Add the ability to output to the Wii U GamePad a picture of Wii-only software
I was able to be output to the Wii U GamePad the image of the Wii-only software. You can choose from "both the GamePad and TV" or "TV only" the output destination. (※ 1)
Added functionality to automatically receive software to deliver from Nintendo
Future, we have to be able to automatically receive in the "communication when did" the software recommended for trial to be delivered from Nintendo.
Corresponding input by USB keyboard
In the scene software keyboard is available, I have to be able to use a USB keyboard. (※ 2) Click here for information on the operation has been verified USB keyboard

Added settings Nintendo Network ID
It is now possible to set whether to use the services of Nintendo Network such as smart phones and personal computers, from devices other than the Nintendo game console.
When using the Wii-only software, I now supports Dolby Pro Logic II surround output. (※ 3)
"Updating the Wii U menu"
Place the Wii U on the menu icon in the "friends list", it is now possible to start the "friends list" from the Wii U menu.
Updating the "Settings"
I have to allow the setting of the automatic receipt of the software in the "Internet".
I have to be able to select the sound output of cable TV in the "TV". You can if you are connected with an HDMI cable, and outputs it to the speakers of the commercial sound in conjunction and "Wii-only AV cable". Click here for details

If the operation of the power supply is OFF is enabled in the "Setting the Power", I was able to be set in hourly operation interval.
"Updating the Wii U Chat"
The incoming response time from friends or outgoing to friends, I was able to be confirmed by Miiverse profile opponent.
It is now possible to call using the headset that is connected to the Wii U GamePad.
Updating the "Internet Browser"
You have to allow the / fast-forward operation rewind a certain time in the L / R button on the Wii U GamePad During movie playback. I can also fast-forward playback Press and hold the R button.
If you are logged in to the web site using your user name and password, it is now possible to save the user name and password you entered. (※ 4)
If you start the Internet browser by interrupting the software, you can now be uploaded to the web site, such as bulletin boards and blogs, the image of the Wii U GamePad screen tv screens and soft interruption.
I have to be able to view a PDF file on the website. (※ 5)
As a function of the web site developer, I have to be able to use the developer tools and switching of user agent.
Improved convenience and stability of the system
As you can enjoy more comfortable, it has been improved convenience and stability of the system.
(※ 1)
It does not correspond to the operations in the Wii U GamePad. You can instead of the TV screen, playing by displaying the game screen to GamePad. In order to enjoy a Wii exclusive software, operation by the Wii Remote or Wii Remote Plus is required.
(※ 2)
Some, there is also software you can not use a USB keyboard.
(※ 3)
I am limited to Dolby Pro Logic II compatible software.
(※ 4)
The user name and password that are saved, you can delete the "Internet Browser" in the "Settings".
(※ 5)
Depending on the data size and format of the PDF file, you may not be displayed correctly. In addition, you will not be able to save the PDF file.
 
-USB Keyboard
-Wii Off TV Play (still requires Wiimotes)
-Surround Sound support for Wii games (Dolby Pro Logic II)
-Access Friend's List from Wii U menu directly
-Upload screens taken when pausing the game directly to blogs and forums using the browser.
-Option to receive automatically downloaded software from Nintendo.
-Wii U Chat via headset connected to the Game Pad
-View PDFs on the Browser.
 

Kazerei

Banned
Off TV play for Wii games?! OMG OMG OMG OMG

I'll finally be able to play my Wii VC games while lying on my bed. Gaming bliss.
 

jmizzal

Member
ugh I was at 12 mins the stuck on 13 mins for a while then up to 14 mins now back at 12, lol is everybody jumping on now
 

Darko

Member
http://www.nintendo.co.jp/wiiu/support/system_update/index.html

Japanese page updated.

Wii games have Off TV play and surround sound baby!

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The question is: Can I use GamePad to control the Wii game?

I WOULD HOPE SO
 
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