1. shtonkalot

    shtonkalot Can't hold on much longer, But I'll never let go!
    Member

    Joined:
    May 28, 2006
    Messages:
    963
    Country:
    Probably, if and when a Wii freeloader has been made. The current working GC freeloaders should work with this too for GC games.
     
  2. butaro

    butaro GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2006
    Messages:
    117
    Country:
    hmm trying not to sound like a hypocrite but i felt sad upon reading this :'(
     
  3. cruddybuddy

    cruddybuddy Group: Banned!
    Banned

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2003
    Messages:
    2,864
    Country:
    United States
    That second video is not very good. The camera moves away after he picks up the disc. We never see him put it into the Wii. I'm not saying it's fake, but the video sucks as proof.
     
  4. openchip

    openchip Advanced Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2007
    Messages:
    53
    Country:
    Gambia, The
    correct, there are plenty of flash MCU's in DIP8 package available.

    This chip is most likely accessing some debug interface and those is able to 'poke' any code into the memorie(s) at any place. Strange it is only connected with 3 wires, the place where it goes does show 4 test pads close to each other, what could be normal JTAG interface. Sure if the chip only writes to JTAG it can leave the 4th pad disconnected (less soldering). If it is so, then it should take only a few minutes to clone this chip as it cant use any tricks to hide the jtag communication. Sure it may be some other type of debug interface too. Still cloning the clone is usually way simpler as doing the initial thing.
     
  5. Elrinth

    Elrinth :Master beyond your imagination:
    Member

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2002
    Messages:
    2,940
    Country:
    well I'll wait for a review on gbatemp by someone reliable [​IMG]
    besides no need to get all crazy about it, not supporting other regions is pretty shitty... [​IMG]
     
  6. Alastair

    Alastair GBAtemp Advanced Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2006
    Messages:
    578
    Country:
    ...shitty? Is it done by PAL and NTSC?
    If so, I see nothing wrong with that...
    If worst comes to worst just buy another Wii from the JewSA (they're cheap enough...)
     
  7. Ares_Real

    Ares_Real Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    May 6, 2005
    Messages:
    34
    Country:
    Poland
    So do we still have to adjust the laser like in the GameCube, or not?
     
  8. perkele

    perkele GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2006
    Messages:
    127
    Country:
    Finland
    The picture of the Wiinja connections is upside-down, their pin 7 = pin 4 and pin 5 = pin 3.
    Pins 1 and 8 are GND and PWR.
     
  9. grozio

    grozio Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2006
    Messages:
    45
    Country:
    Antarctica
    how it is possibile to put the realese into a normal dvd-r? in internet the realeses have a size superior to a normal dvd-r size...how?there is some special tool?
     
  10. ds_barf

    ds_barf Advanced Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2007
    Messages:
    96
    Country:
    Netherlands
    yeah, what kind of software do you need to unscramble & burn?
     
  11. elomaniak

    elomaniak GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2007
    Messages:
    185
    Country:
    Poland
    when you unscramble the file then it fits on a normal DVD
     
  12. Alastair

    Alastair GBAtemp Advanced Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2006
    Messages:
    578
    Country:
    Ahhh...so the modchip reads unscrambled discs (only)? That question was on my mind.
     
  13. LaGzoR

    LaGzoR Advanced Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2007
    Messages:
    80
    Country:
    France
    It's a fake or not ?
    Who already tested this modchip?
    Thanks
     
  14. brywalker

    brywalker Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2006
    Messages:
    15
    Country:
    United States
    Wow. Good news, but too expensive.

    I will wait until someone rips the PIC and make one myself.
     
  15. Big Stu

    Big Stu Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2007
    Messages:
    11
    Country:
    As has been mentioned enough times already, GBAtemp's review chip will be in the post on Monday.
     
  16. Dacvak

    Dacvak GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2006
    Messages:
    135
    Country:
    United States
    So, I suppose my US Wii would not be able to run Japanese burned games with this?

    ~Dac
     
  17. niklasnyfiken

    niklasnyfiken GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2006
    Messages:
    235
    Country:
    Swaziland
    You are correct. It can only play Wii games for your region, i.e., US games on US Wii's, PAL games on PAL Wii's etc.
     
  18. _Mazza_

    _Mazza_ GBAtemp Regular
    Member

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2006
    Messages:
    279
    Country:
    For that price you could buy a PIC programmer and make one yourself.
     
  19. Warm Woolly Shee

    Warm Woolly Shee GBAtemp Advanced Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2006
    Messages:
    715
    Country:
    United States
    Are there any gamebits (screwdrivers) that work on Wii? I'm in the market for one.
     
  20. shtonkalot

    shtonkalot Can't hold on much longer, But I'll never let go!
    Member

    Joined:
    May 28, 2006
    Messages:
    963
    Country:
    I think you only need the triwing screwdriver for the Wii and not the reverse torx looking "gamebit" driver.
    I have both and they are usually pretty easy to find on eBay.
     
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Hide similar threads Similar threads with keywords - Modchip,