By Ishaan . June 3, 2012 . 3:16pm
Nintendo president, Satoru Iwata, debuted the final design for the Wii U GamePad this afternoon, via a Nintendo Direct presentation. Explaining the “Wii U GamePad” name, Iwata said that Nintendo looked to the NES controller’s name for inspiration and felt that the term “gamepad” suited the Wii U controller as well.
Since E3 2011, the Wii U GamePad has seen a few changes. Most prominently, it now features proper analog sticks that can “click” down: