Is there a Wii equivalent of the R4?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by cutter, Aug 23, 2007.

  1. cutter

    cutter Advanced Member

    May 26, 2007
    United States

    I'm considering modding my Wii, but all of the available options seem lame and underdeveloped. The compatibility with games is rather low, and they all require soldering, or at least endangering your Wii through installation. Plus I've heard things about Paper Mario bricking Wiis...

    I've looked around, and while I don't know exactly how the Wii mods work, is there something like the R4 for the Wii? That being, something that's easy to use, idiotproof, highly compatible and affordable?
  2. elomaniak

    elomaniak GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 7, 2007
    no something is not possible

    and iv you think abot that
    in the next days a system called VAST will be rleeased on PS2, its a mod insode a memory card

    so think about when the PS2 got released and think about it how ling it could take on wii
    the wii will be much harded cause the system is encrypted
  3. Monkey01

    Monkey01 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Aug 27, 2006
    The Netherlands
    The compatibility is not low. All games from your own region work and many good games from other regions work.
    The bricking caused by Paper Mario is because of region overriding, it installs an update meant for US consoles, so if you have an EU console with a lower firmware, it'll install the newer US update and brick your system.

    So if you just stay with your own region, compatibility is 100% and bricking by updates will not happen either.
  4. squeakypants

    squeakypants Member

    Jun 22, 2007
    United States
    The only non-region-based incompatibility is the audio fix for some GC games. There's a list on the wiki. However, if your chip has the audio fix (or if you have a Wiikey, the update is coming soon) then they'll work.
  5. g.crow

    g.crow beide mittelfinger hoch

    Feb 26, 2006
    United States
    stop talking bs