Closed Nintendo's Wii U GamePad Battery Hits the UK Tags: Gaming Console Gaming Nintendo Last response: October 11, 2013 12:53 PM in News comments Share JMcEntegart October 11, 2013 12:00:04 AM Wii U users in the UK can now extend the battery life of their GamePad controller by as much as three extra hours. Nintendo's Wii U GamePad Battery Hits the UK : Read more More about : nintendo wii gamepad battery hits StarBound October 11, 2013 12:28:27 AM I would prefer a patching out of the tablet controller entirely. So far I've found the second screen not so much of a complimentary experience as a distracting one. Score 0 danwat1234 October 11, 2013 12:29:16 AM But of course USA users can buy the battery on Ebay? Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ddpruitt October 11, 2013 12:53:11 PM Or you can just plug it into the charger. Seriously you're going to lug around an extra battery instead of just plugging it in? Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish !