[ASK] Wii jap firmware

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by superkiev, Mar 11, 2008.

  1. superkiev
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    superkiev Member

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    Is it possible to flash japan Wii firmare to US?
    I mean it's only the firmware right?.just like installing vista from XP?
    thanks
     
  2. perimbean

    perimbean GBAtemp Regular

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    Nope. One is not able to install the Wii (NTSC-J) firmware on the US console. Though both machines are NTSC format, DO NOT TRY to flash it with jap firmware.

    It will brick your wii console (rendering it useless).
     
  3. ahtin

    ahtin GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    you cant flash the firmware to US ver, but you can play US game on JP Console.