What's the mystery RVL-008?

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Jul 15, 2008

What's the mystery RVL-008? by jumpman17 at 5:59 AM (5,734 Views / 0 Likes) 16 replies

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    RVL-001 Wii Console
    RVL-002 AC Adapter
    RVL-003 Remote Controller
    RVL-004 Nunchuk
    RVL-005 Classic Controller
    RVL-006 Game Disc
    RVL-007 Game Case
    RVL-008
    RVL-009 AV Cable
    RVL-010 S-Video Cable
    RVL-011 Component Cable
    RVL-012 D-Terminal Cable
    RVL-013 RGB SCART Cable
    RVL-014 Sensor Bar
    RVL-015 LAN Adapter
    RVL-016 Sensor Bar Stand
    RVL-017 Wii Console Stand
    RVL-018 Wii Remote Wrist Strap
    RVL-019 Wii Stand Plate
    RVL-020 SD Memory Card 512MB
    RVL-021 Wii Balance Board
    RVL-022 Wii Remote Jacket
    RVL-023 Wii Zapper
    RVL-024 Wii Wheel
    RVL-025 Wii Balance Board Foot Extensions
    RVL-026 Wii MotionPlus

    But what is RVL-008? Something never released perhaps?
     
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    Just thought of this, but maybe the box that the will comes in? I cant check, I dont have my Wii box with me right now.
     
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    RVL-008 - WiiKey
     
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    My Wii box says RVL-S-WC-USZ
     
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    Motion Plus is t3h mysterious 008! OMFGBBQWTFTITS!!111!!1!!shift 1!
     
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    The unreleased classic controller/wiimote combiner?
     
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    Whut the hell be that?

    Oh, and perhaps a Japan only peripheral or something? Maybe the new silver GameCube controllers?(though admittedly that wouldn't make much sense).
     
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    Directly from Nintendo (1-800 parts order line)

    RVL-008

    DOES NOT EXIST

    *placed on hold (awesome Zelda TP opening sequence music) *

    Lines were busy in a separate department, no info

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    Long story;

    Called the 1800 parts order line to ask, guy was super cool, I asked him about the RVL-008, explained that fans were creating a database outside Nintendo for all the parts. I asked him what RVL-008 was, because no one could find it on anything. He looked in his database, and couldn't find it, so he asked to place me on hold to contact a different department to see if they could find anything in a different database. After about 15 seconds, he came back on, and told me that all the lines were busy, so he couldn't get through. He then told me that it was either a part that was designed, then left out of the final product, or just something that wasn't released yet.

    Seeing how its 008, and they are up to 026 now, I'm banking on it was a product they had in the Revolution days, but decided to leave out, or wasn't needed.

    So, there's your answer, there is no RVL-008
     
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    It's something in the mentioned in the manual for Wii Fit and gives that part number but has not been released.
     
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    RVL-008 could be the Classic controller shell (never relised), Wii Speak, Wii Cue, Or MotionPlus extended jacket?
     
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    Using the rest of what comes after it... an unreleased Coax cable? It fits the pattern.
     
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    Oooh, I got it! It's the cable that was going to be used to connect the Wii up to a computer monitor. This makes perfect sense (taking into account what WildWon said).

    http://uk.cube.ign.com/articles/522/522136p1.html

    cookie get

    EDIT: DAMNIT, that's the bloody D-Terminal cable [​IMG] Maybe it was a DVD remote instead?

    EDIT: Fun fact, type in RVL-008 in google, and prepare to be amazed.
     

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