OUYA or a modded wii

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Jan 16, 2013

OUYA or a modded wii by ferret7463 at 3:51 PM (877 Views / 0 Likes) 4 replies

  1. ferret7463
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    As the description says, I am at odds about getting one or the other. The Price point will be about the same. I am wondering exactly how good is the Wii is at emulating special chip SNES roms, such as Mega Man X2 and X3 and is there a PS one Emu for the Wii ?
    The OUYA will have Android based emulation and that should cover up to the PS one era.
     
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    Snes9x Next (part of RetroArch Wii) emulates special chip games very well, such as Yoshi's Island, Mega Man X, X2, X3, and Star Ocean all run full speed. There is a PS1 emulator called WiiSX but hasn't been updated in ages. It's cheaper to hack a Wii than to buy an overrated Android gaming console; the Wii can do what the OUYA can do, but it's less of a hassle to deal with.
     
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    What Randomizer said plus if you get a Wii that has GC ports you can play GC and Wii games.... The Ouya as cool as it is will never be able to play those.
     
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    thank you the_randomizer , I actually scoured the web for this conversation but found nothing. I even checked out youtube with the title "Mega Man X2 on the Wii" it did not show up with the emulator. I believe i'll get the Wii now.
     
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    No prob!

    Here's the emulator http://wiibrew.org/wiki/RetroArch_Wii
     

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