Wiihack

01.29.09
Wasabi DX modchip lets you hack the 'unhackable' Wii, dream the impossible dream
01.29.09

Wasabi DX modchip lets you hack the 'unhackable' Wii, dream the impossible dream

Well, it wouldn't be Thursday without another way to, er, "upgrade" your Wii. In this case, we're pr...

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01.26.09
WiiKey's new DriveKey frees 'unhackable' Wiis with zero fuss
01.26.09

WiiKey's new DriveKey frees 'unhackable' Wiis with zero fuss

At this point, we're sorta surprised you can't just look askance at a Wii and set it to running hom...

By P. Miller,   01.26.09
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01.16.09
Matrix WiiZii mod hooks to external SATA HDD for speedy ISO loads
01.16.09

Matrix WiiZii mod hooks to external SATA HDD for speedy ISO loads

Though only a small fraction of Wii owners will ever mod their console, there's something strangely...

By P. Miller,   01.16.09
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12.31.08
FLATMII streams games to your Wii, via USB
12.31.08

FLATMII streams games to your Wii, via USB

Nintendo has gone to some lengths to keep one step ahead of the modding community, but to little av...

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09.19.08
Nintendo thwarting Wii modders with epoxy-locked chips; Wii Backup Loader abandoned
09.19.08

Nintendo thwarting Wii modders with epoxy-locked chips; Wii Backup Loader abandoned

A double shot of bad news for the Wii hacking set today -- not only do new Wiis appear to have a mo...

By Nilay Patel,   09.19.08
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09.04.08
Secret Wii recovery mode discovered, allows backup disks to run UPDATE: Maybe not.
09.04.08

Secret Wii recovery mode discovered, allows backup disks to run UPDATE: Maybe not.

Getting the Wii to run backup disks has never been quite as easy as running homebrew, but that migh...

By Nilay Patel,   09.04.08
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07.18.08
Wii gets custom firmware, purported PSP emulator
07.18.08

Wii gets custom firmware, purported PSP emulator

It looks like there's been a couple of developments on the entirely unofficial Wii activities front...

By D. Melanson,   07.18.08
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02.26.08
Wii sees homebrew hackery aplenty, official update
02.26.08

Wii sees homebrew hackery aplenty, official update

It's only been a short while since we saw the first successful attempts at Wii homebrew, but things...

By D. Melanson,   02.26.08
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01.20.07
Today's hacking-est video: Wii Bottle
01.20.07

Today's hacking-est video: Wii Bottle

Is the sight of some guy rotating a bottle with a Wii remote that exciting? Apparently so, because...

By Ross Miller,   01.20.07
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