A horizontal stand for the Wii U gamepad will be included with Wii Party U when the game launches at the end of the month. The stand will make it easier to play one of the title's mini-games.

In this morning's Nintendo Direct, a group dance game was shown in which the Wii U gamepad was laid on the floor, facing up. Players gathered around it with linked arms and watched the screen for instructions on when to rotate, unlink their arms, and other commands.

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