Possible Homebrew/Hacking video capture for wii?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by SwitchNOW, Apr 20, 2009.

  1. SwitchNOW

    SwitchNOW GBAtemp Fan

    Feb 11, 2009
    on psp an application that allows you to "capture video" from the console

    I wonder..

    great as ever, waninkoko able to make this application on wii?

    Is this possible?

    sorry for my English [​IMG]
  2. Screemer

    Screemer GBAtemp Maniac

    Sep 21, 2008
    Gambia, The
    u could simply buy a usb gecko. it has screen capturing capability.

    i don't know if a tool like you are suggesting is possible on the wii because of it's architecture.
  3. koji2009

    koji2009 GBAtemp Maniac

    Mar 13, 2009
    United States
    The PSP doesn't record the video (though, you could do that as well, the game plays far far FAR from real time... used it to capture some animated GIFs). It streams the data through USB... The Wii USB ports aren't even designed to be hooked directly to a computer so that cuts that option out. The only other options then would be to use a hardware device like USB gecko... but that only lets you capture stills.

    If you want video then and are willing to pay for additional hardware... just spend some money to get a video capture card for your PC. I just picked up a real cheapy on Newegg for $20 and it works great even if the colors are a little washed out. Spend a bit more and you can get something a lot nicer.
  4. penetr8or

    penetr8or Advanced Member

    Nov 26, 2008
    What I do is simply press record on my HDD Recorder, trough which I have the wii connected anyways.
    Quite simple, and dvd recorders are really cheap these days
  5. nasakii

    nasakii Member

    Apr 4, 2009
    United States
    I use an easycap. $20 bucks is pretty cheap. Just split your cables between your pc and tv.
  6. Det1re

    Det1re det1re.de

    Oct 28, 2008
    Gambia, The
    The vid is recorded with RemoteJoy, right?