USBloader USB storage size ?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by LinuxRevolution, Apr 25, 2009.

  1. LinuxRevolution

    LinuxRevolution Member

    Jan 31, 2009
    Hi all,

    Would I need to get a USB larger than 4.7 GB to backup games via USB loader, or can I use a smaller storage device?

    I mean like can I use a 2GB stick and copy all the data to comp and then take it back, and do that back and forth?

    Thanks in Advance.
  2. DKAngel

    DKAngel GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jan 5, 2009
    most games come about between the 3-4gig mark so yes u would need something bigger, u cant take it back andforth
  3. mhadf

    mhadf Advanced Member

    Dec 14, 2008
    United States
    Depends on the game, Hamster hero/Top trumps is tiny (couple of hundred meg). But SSBB is 6.7gig.

    Get yourself a nice Maxtor Basics HD and grab the tools of their site to disable sleep.
  4. wiimano

    wiimano GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 9, 2009
    United States
    actually majority of games arent even over 2 gigs, there are so many smaller games out there. the smallest sized game ive seen so far is balloon pop, a mere 36 mb mate!

    games like guitar hero and rock band, those are your larger games, those will usually be over 4 gigs, but there are a lot of games that dont even go over 2 gigs

    hopefully im talkin about the right thing here, the sizes these games are on the usb loader right?

    wii sports or wii play is very small as well.