Monthly archives: April, 2013

Wii U ODE Confirmed As Being Real

The Wii U still doesn’t have the ability to run Homebrew natively outside of vWii yet, but it appears according to a post from modrobert at Eurasia, that it now has a way of playing backups or pirate games, the guy knows his stuff, so i have no reason to doubt what he has posted….

How Much Faster Does The New Update Make The Wii U ?

Recently Nintendo released an update, which promised to greatley improve load times, how much did that update improve things, below is a quote from a test by Polygon:

System Power Up
Pre-patch: 15 seconds
Post-patch: 10 seconds

Opening Mii Maker
Pre-patch: 18 seconds
Post-patch: 12 seconds

Opening System Settings
Pre-patch: 13 seconds
Post-patch: 8……

Batman Arkham Origins Changes Voice Actors

The creators of Batman Arkham Origins have decided to change the voice actors, characters like Batman and Joker will be voiced by different actors, now some of you are probably thinking, “Big deal, voice actors change in games all the time”, whilst that may be true, the actor who plays Batman in The Arkham games……

[Released] Baller Maze

Leshek Gorecki has released a Homebrew game for the Wii called Baller Maze, here is a quote from the source:

Baller Maze is a simple maze mini game for the WII. Written in C using GX.


PS3HaX members, click……

[Released] WiiBrowser rev93

WiiBrowser the Homebrew browser for the Wii has been updated to revision 93, here is a quote of the changes:

rev93 – April 28, 2013

Picasa and Coolrom now work
Added use of MEM2 memory
So many bug fixes


PS3HaX members, click……

[Released] VBjin-OVR – Virtual Boy Emulator

jaymattis has released VBjin-OVR, a Virtual Boy Emulator, which supports the Oculus Rift VR device, im not sure what other devices it supports and it can be played without any devices, , but that isn’t really recommended, here is a quote from the source:

[Libsicksaxis] PS3 Pads on Wii/WiiU

A while ago I dug up some info on devolution, the Wii GC backup loader alternative to DIOS MIOS, that suggested that Tueidj hated GC pads and had some different input methods ready for action.

Today I spotted over in GBAtemp forums a small but significant snippet of information regarding use of PS3 controllers on Wii……

Nintendo US Selling Refurbished Consoles

We all know that you can buy preowned consoles from the likes of GameStop, now you can buy refurbished consoles, directly from Nintendo, at the moment they are only offering DSi XL and 3DS consoles, here is a quote followed by the complete list:

Authentic Nintendo Refurbished Products are the only refurbished products in the market……

The History Of Nintendo

On Nintendo’s official site, you will find a full history of the Nintendo company, from its roots as a card trading company, to todays console maker, here is a small quote from the source:

The worldwide innovator in the creation……

Wii U system update available

Wii U system update available

Nintendo releases Wii U update to speed up system’s laggy performance

The update improves a number of things,
A standby function to download and install software while the system is powered off
Software purchased from the Nintendo eShop will automatically install in the background once the download is complete
Holding down the……