“Is the Wii U doomed?” This is a question that Game Informer has posed. But, as for a lesson in navigating the wide world of misleading media, consider Betteridge’s Law of Headlines. This states that:
Any headline which ends in a question mark can be answered by the word ‘no’.
So no, the Wii U is not doomed. It just makes for a fancy, page view-grabbing headline, and that’s why articles like this exist. I can’t blame people for writing this sort of stuff — and to be honest, I’ve written this sort of stuff — but it’s important to be aware of the way people can manipulate a few words to grab your attention.
If you want though, you can read the full article.