Nobody Knows How Powerful The Wii U Actually IsJason Schreier4/04/12 1:30pmFiled to: RumorsRumorWii uNintendoFbtweetAliens: Colonial Marines468EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkGamers and game developers have spent much of the past year arguing and speculating over Nintendo's upcoming Wii U console. Will it be more powerful than other gaming devices? Less powerful? Just as powerful? Will it have HD graphics? Online connectivity? Arms? Will it do your taxes?The truth is that nobody seems to know anything. First a Darksiders dev said the Wii U is as powerful as the current-gen Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 gaming consoles. Then the gaming website GamesIndustry.biz reported that developers told them it's less powerful than current-gen consoles.