The annual Game Developers Conference (GDC) takes place later this month, on March 25-29. In preparation for the event, GDC has released the very first “State of the Industry” Study that does not paint a good picture for the relationship between Nintendo and independent developers.
The study polled over 2500 North American developers who either were present at GDC last year or will be attending this year. Although 6.4 per cent of them responded that their next game will be for the Wii U, only 4.6 percent stated that the game they are currently working on is for the Wii U.
of the Wii U was to appeal to all audiences and to win back the core gamers and
the third party developers. So far, in North America at least, the
independent parties have not quite caught on to the system. Come inside for the
comparative statistics for Microsoft and Sony.