1. AquaX101

    OP AquaX101 GBAtemp Advanced Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 15, 2014
    Messages:
    717
    Country:
    United States
    What are the goals for the hackers for the Switch during its life-span?
     
    Deleted User likes this.
  2. MrFrodo18

    MrFrodo18 Advanced Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2016
    Messages:
    76
    Country:
    United States
    I'd like to see the Switch scene resemble the 3DShacks scene. Still, I expect it will be a long wait before we see the first bit of news on this.
     
    Alkéryn likes this.
  3. Oakmontowls

    Oakmontowls Advanced Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2016
    Messages:
    56
    Country:
    United States
    Obviously everything you could do on the previous systems and more.
     
  4. DeslotlCL

    DeslotlCL GBAtemp's scalie trash
    Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2015
    Messages:
    2,847
    Country:
    United States
    Emulators. If one thing can make the switch a perfect gaming machine, that one thing is emulators.
     
  5. Hells Malice

    Hells Malice Are you a bully?
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2009
    Messages:
    6,988
    Country:
    Canada
    The goal? To hack the system for piracy, and a tiny subsection for homebrew no one uses or cares about aside from emulators everyone has on every device.
    What else would there be. The switch is the same as any other gaming system.
     
  6. megakeen

    megakeen Newbie
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2017
    Messages:
    1
    Country:
    United States
    Streaming switch screen to pc via usb-c.
     
  7. Thirty3Three

    Thirty3Three Musician Member
    Banned

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2013
    Messages:
    3,956
    Country:
    United States
    GCN VC and injection, and PS2 emu.
     
    NoNAND, Amani and Alkéryn like this.
  8. Pluupy

    Pluupy _(:3」∠)_
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    1,944
    Country:
    United States
    I would like local TV.

    Homebrew software which allows for the usage of a USB tv antenna to view channels.

    It would also simultaneously allow for some cannibalistic gaming if you use a RF adapter of an N64 and plug it into the Switch...
     
    BORTZ likes this.
  9. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2011
    Messages:
    30,468
    Country:
    United States
    And your point being?
     
  10. Pluupy

    Pluupy _(:3」∠)_
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    1,944
    Country:
    United States
    I remember when I took my Xbox One and started gaming on a plane.

    ...except that never happened. The Switch is absolutely not the same as any other gaming system. The Nintendo Switch is a powerful, mobile device that has a lot of potential due to it's hardware strength, price tag, and flexibility.

    Of course, if Microsoft released a Windows tablet with powerful hardware and affordable price, then that would easily be the most popular device of the decade...but it wouldn't have Zelda. /shrug
     
  11. Memoir

    Memoir Hi, I'm Cynical!
    Member

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2007
    Messages:
    10,510
    Country:
    United States
    Emulationnnnnnn thoughhh
     
  12. Pluupy

    Pluupy _(:3」∠)_
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    1,944
    Country:
    United States
    Their point is that they have no respect for the incredible people who put out all of the homebrew software that also allows for piracy in the first place.
     
  13. Rick Astley

    Rick Astley The real one !
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2015
    Messages:
    407
    Country:
    Give me a Mario Kart : Double Dash in a nomad mode.
    Really. I've been a hardcore player of MK:DD (TT player for years and years) and wow, i'm dreaming of this. With support of the WiiU <=> GC USB thing.

    The rest, I don't care. Hackers can do what they want, just bring me this.
     
  14. Alkéryn

    Alkéryn Moon Dweller ~
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2015
    Messages:
    1,664
    Country:
    France
    Gamecube emulation would be neat and it have the power to do that if we can use all of it
    Can't wait for twilight princess on handheld
     
  15. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2011
    Messages:
    30,468
    Country:
    United States
    Never stopped people from before *shrug*.
     
  16. Alkéryn

    Alkéryn Moon Dweller ~
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2015
    Messages:
    1,664
    Country:
    France
    We can tell yet when it will be hacked (although it will be quite fast this time) but it will be hacked for sure
     
  17. Bladexdsl
    This message by Bladexdsl has been removed from public view by Minox, Mar 11, 2017, Reason: Offtopic.
    Mar 8, 2017
  18. DarthDub

    DarthDub Amateur Hacker
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2016
    Messages:
    2,793
    Country:
    United States
  19. Alkéryn

    Alkéryn Moon Dweller ~
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2015
    Messages:
    1,664
    Country:
    France
    Either nintendo will add it either we will add it
     
  20. Dr.Hacknik

    Dr.Hacknik Ashley | Developer | Trans
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2014
    Messages:
    1,773
    Country:
    United States
    I have theories as to how it could be hacked, but I hope it'll be like the Wii homebrew scene.
     
  21. Memoir

    Memoir Hi, I'm Cynical!
    Member

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2007
    Messages:
    10,510
    Country:
    United States
    I bet Nintendo will give us an official browser. We already have ways to access the one they've implemented. No reason to not just give us a real browser at this point.

    I would love to see Quake/Quake 2 on here. I'm an old school gamer, and I loved the way Quake on the Wii played. Motion controls optional, of course.

    Injection is a strong possibility. Wondering if we'll get GC VC... or some fork of Dolphin running. Hm.
     
    Last edited by Memoir, Mar 8, 2017
    Alkéryn likes this.
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Hide similar threads Similar threads with keywords - hacking, future, Switch