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Nintendo has released a new system update for the Wii U. The patch notes mention improvements to “overall system stability” and various other minor tweaks.

Here’s what’s apparently included in the version 5.5.6 U update. This applies to the Wii U Deluxe and Basic models:

Worm. 5.5.6 U (August 29, 2022)

System stability and usability improvements

– Other overall system stability improvements and other minor adjustments have been made to improve the user experience.

Dataminer OatmealDome investigated this latest update in more detail – uncovering updates to the Wii U Menu and User Settings Menu:

In case you missed it, yesterday marked the end of prepaid cards on the Wii U eShop. This also applies to the 3DS:

The 3DS also received a firmware update today. You can read more about it in our other update post. Have you already downloaded this update for Wii U? Notice anything else? Leave a comment below.

[source en-americas-support.nintendo.com]