This may sound weird, but...

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by loxolot, Jun 6, 2012.

  1. loxolot

    loxolot Member

    Sep 17, 2009
    United States
    I have been away from the Wii hombrew and hacking community for a good year. Have I missed anything cool/crucial changes to the way we all mess with our Wiis? I saw the following statement on

    Does this mean I can update to the official firmware? I would really like to do that, but how would I do this to avoid bricking?

    Here's a link to a sysCheck I ran, if that helps show you all what I currently have installed.


    I'm just getting pumped for Pikmin 2 this Sunday, and I wanted to 'dust off' my Wii.

  2. Tom Bombadildo

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    Jul 11, 2009
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    I forgot
    You can update, but quite frankly there's not really any point in doing so. If you insist, I would suggest remodding your Wii with ModMii.
  3. JN_big3

    JN_big3 GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 1, 2011
    Just re-hack the Wii using ModMii so that you will have all the latest cIOS etc. ModMii will also let you install the latest firmware safely.

    DML is one to start with. You can play Gamecube Games off the SD card.
  4. SifJar

    SifJar Not a pirate

    Apr 4, 2009
    Unless you have done something really stupid, updating to the latest System Menu (System Menu =/= firmware) will not brick, and never has. The WiiBrew wiki has (almost) always contained that message because there is nothing WiiBrew supported that will be broken by the update (worst case scenario, BootMii can be removed from boot2 and/or IOS, but can very easily be reinstalled).
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