split "homebrew news" into ds and wii

Discussion in 'Site Discussions & Suggestions' started by UltraMagnus, Nov 14, 2008.

  1. UltraMagnus

    UltraMagnus hic sunt dracones

    Aug 2, 2007
    ok, I am sure I am not the only one that has this problem. basically, some people don't have a wii/ds, and are only interested in homebrew for one or the other, the irritating thing is that by just looking at the title of the topic it is impossible to tell what it is for.

    so, what do you think? can it be split?
  2. Hehe Moo

    Hehe Moo Moo?

    Jul 14, 2008
    Good point, but it's a bit unnecessary because the homebrew news usually clearly states "Wii" or "DS"
  3. Destructobot

    Destructobot Crave the Hammer

    Oct 15, 2006
    United States
    Portland, OR
    If you go look at some of the recent homebrew news posts you'll see that this is freqently not the case.
  4. Costello

    Costello Headmaster

    Oct 24, 2002
    we have no plans to separate homebrew news (however the portal is currently being worked on)
    we'll try to make sure to state the nature (Wii or DS) of homebrew more clearly.
  5. Reaper

    Reaper Tͩ͒ͥ̈́ͧ̓͑̆̂

    Oct 14, 2008
    United States
    Well, I think it'll just become unorganized once again [​IMG]
  6. Jasonage

    Jasonage GBAtemp Regular

    Jul 5, 2008
    Derbyshire, England
    Perhaps they could add [WII] or [DS] tags in front of the homebrew name.
  7. science

    science science rules

    Jun 9, 2006
    Sorry guys, the mag staff post different types of news, but we forgot to let you know who posts what. I am the only one to post Wii news, Sephi and Another World only post NDS stuff. I have started adding Wii to my posts to clear up some confusion
  8. adriande2

    adriande2 GBAtemp Regular

    Aug 9, 2008
    United States
    i was just about to say something about that, and not all games state weather it is DS or Wii
  9. halljames

    halljames GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 16, 2004
    Newcastle, UK
    I think a [WII] or [DS] tag would be very helpfull. Its been ages since I have been on here (been playing psp for a while) and after coming back wanted to scan through any new DS homebrew. Got bored of going into each one, only to find that most of them are for Wii.
  10. Psyfira

    Psyfira Credit: 0ml. Insert tea to continue

    Dec 31, 2003
    I don't like to ask things like this or bump topics but it's been 3 weeks, any chance we could get those changes added to the titles that show up in the list? Ta.
  11. AshuraZro

    AshuraZro Belongs in a museum.

    Feb 21, 2004
    Personally, I would think this might be a little more appealing and space saving.

    I reduced the size of the date but still has the same info. Cut out the posted by names since it's shown when clicked anyways. Reduced the region identity. I was too lazy to actually edit in homebrew news but you get the idea.
    Again, just a thought but I doubt it'd be too hard to do this.

    Also I realize now that I coulda taken letters from other words for the word homebrew but fuck it (we'll do it live!). : D
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