Compatibility Aussie WII and US accessories

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by wiiwannabe, Jun 29, 2008.

  1. wiiwannabe

    wiiwannabe Newbie

    Jun 29, 2008
    Hi, I am aware that if you have an Aussie wii and try to use American games (or vice versa), that without patches, there are numerous issues- in otherwords they're not compatible straight out of the box. I recently moved from the US to Australia and made the decision not to bring an American one home with me for that very reason. We are now wondering if we buy and Aussie wii, could we use American accessories- like the guitars for Guitar Hero and the controllers?
  2. Kiljaeden

    Kiljaeden GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 26, 2006
    You'll have no problems with accessories eg. Wiimotes, Nunchucks, Guitars.
    You'll have problems with games though.
  3. kelvinate

    kelvinate GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 22, 2005
    Sydney Australia
    you so call patches and games only apply to modded wii and backups. if you put a normal US game into an AU will, it just would not read at all. there wont be any problems with it .
  4. Lukeage

    Lukeage GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 24, 2004
    I have two Japanese imported controllers which work perfectly fine.