Finally...Wiikey works with SSBB!

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  1. ModchipCentral
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    Well, the Wiikey team has sent our company, www.ModchipCentral.com, a few Wiikeys with new firmware to test if they work with SSBB.

    Installed it in a D2B wii, and insterted the original SSBB and to my surprise, it boots and plays perfectly fine. Now to get the firmware to a DVD update [​IMG]

    At least the team is still alive and trying to get things to work [​IMG]
     


  2. Marticuno

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    Hm, they only to things that gives them money? [​IMG] Like, ship more Wiikeys but not make an update. Fishy ^^
     
  3. AshuraZro

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    Why not? I mean, wouldn't making firmware and making the modchip be two entirely different processes that can be done at the same time? Granted it does sound odd that they would ship chips to retailers with the firmware on it before making it available.
     
  4. rhyguy

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    its so they can test if it still works with all drive types

    i dont think theyd have 4 wiis lying around
     
  5. ModchipCentral
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    Lots of retailers/distributors are receiving samples to test today/tomorrow. I guess we were just one of the first to test it out...
     
  6. Marticuno

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    Are we talking about new firmware here ModChipCentral? That is, newer than 1.9b?
     
  7. FoulPlay

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    This is awesome.
    Now to find a blank DVD and wait for the download to be uploaded to their website.
     
  8. AshuraZro

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    Seeing how we are currently at 1.9g....
     
  9. SoNiC1023

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    Good now if wiikey can pull this off in the next day or two with no problems they will gain back all the respect they lost from me when they disappeared for 2 months
     
  10. helba

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    or you can just send me one and i'll dump the firmware [​IMG]
     
  11. Marticuno

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    Sorry, 1.9g was what I meant ^^ Don't even have a Wiikey, don't blame me [​IMG]
     
  12. OrGoN3

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    No not really, considering they aren't making Wiikeys anymore, and are focusing on D2Pro, since it works with all chipsets. Another reason wiikey.cn isn't up anymore.
     
  13. coolbho3000

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    Dump the hex! Dump the hex! Dump the hex!
     
  14. FoulPlay

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    Where have you been?
    It is.
    http://wiikey.cn
     
  15. SoNiC1023

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    Wiikey.cn has been up for a few days now
     
  16. OrGoN3

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    Apparently it is. Anyways, my previous statements are still valid [​IMG]
     
  17. Marticuno

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    Is the team behind D2Pro also?
     
  18. coolbho3000

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    Yes, they are behind XenoGC, Wiikey, D2CKey, and D2Pro.

    [​IMG] Finally! I hope this update contains other bugfixes as well!
     
  19. jalaneme

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    knowing how they were with their beta trials before don't put your hopes up waiting for a dvd update any time soon.
     
  20. epu708

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    hope for another leak beta update [​IMG]