Wii to Wii U Transfer - multiple wii abuse

Discussion in 'Wii U - Games & Content' started by OurFriendIrony, Dec 29, 2014.

  1. OurFriendIrony
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    So from what I understand, you can take the contents of one old wii (purchase history, etc) and the contents of a second old wii and transfer them both to a single WiiU.

    What's to stop, say, transfer of one Wii to a WiiU, a NAND restore of the console and then a transfer to a different WiiU?

    I assume that all the purchase history is kept on Nintendo's servers? But if thats so, then this whole Wii to WiiU transfer shenanigan could have surely been less painful.
     
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    The same thing that stops you from transferring channels installed from WAD files. They won't be linked to your console anymore, so the transfer will ignore them.