DNSQ: Nintendo’s Wii U and Asymmetric Gaming

With Nintendo’s Wii U ready for release, everyone is talking about asymmetric gaming. But what is asymmetry in video games? Is it just a gimmick that will make the Wii U unbalanced? This week, Ronnie looks at symmetry and balance in game design and how the Wii U is far from the first video game console to feature this game mechanic.