Buying a New Wii

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May 28, 2009

Buying a New Wii by Hero-Link at 12:33 AM (1,163 Views / 0 Likes) 6 replies

  1. Hero-Link
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    Member Hero-Link Hero of Derrr

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    My brothers birthday is coming... so i'm thinking of buying him a wii (he still lives with our parents since he is still 13 going 14) since he really enjoys playing it when he comes at my home.


    now, i wanted to know if any new wii is hackable, as in software and modchip (i intend to put a modchip, but cracking it is kind of a must so he can stay with trucha sign bug), or if there are some that might not work.

    thanks
     
  2. paulwesley

    Newcomer paulwesley Advanced Member

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    I just softmodded a lu64 on3.4 and its works just fine wih usb loader
     
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    oh i'm asking because i believe i saw something about some version of LU being unable to softmodd it.

    so all versions are safe to go then?
     
  4. SvtLight

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    Heck with craigslist, use Ebay.. got a whole setup the other day for $120 that included shipping.. LU64's are more trouble than their worth.
     
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    Ebay has scamers.
    Use Craigslist.
    But Tell your friend if its a LU64 or LU65 Wii, Do not install IOS's Or cIOS's. it will brick it.
     
  6. SublimeAndEtc

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    Ebay and Craigslist both have scammers, you just have to be smart.
    Anyhow... LU64+ will still work out fine, but it'll take extra effort.
     
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    Craiglist isnt exacly popular around here... but i'll try some other alternatives then!


    Thanks everyone
     

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