Wii U Firmware version 5.5.4

Who would of thought that even after Nintendo long ditched the Nintendo Wii U, it would still be recieving updates in 2019. A new firmware update brings the Wii U up to version 5.5.4 and adds stability to the system as well as some minor fixes.

We also have the patch notes for the Wii U Firmware version 5.5.4 update below, courtesy of Perfectly Nintendo:

Latest Firmware update

Wii U

  • Version number: 5.5.4
  • Release date: June 24th 2019 (North America) / June 25th 2019 (Europe, Japan)
  • Regions: Europe / North America / Japan
  • File size: unknown
  • Patchnotes:
  • Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience
  • Notes: none.

How to download Firmware updates

Wii U

  • let the console do its thing if you have automatic downloads activated; you should have the latest Firmware version the next time you turn it on.

  • go the System Settings, and launch the update process manually if you don’t have automatic downloads activated (or if the download hasn’t triggered automatically).


Source: Perfectly Nintendo

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