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  • 16 March 08

Bushing showed a video with the worlds first homebrew channel on a wii (warning don't immediately jump on #wiidev to ask for a release, if it ever gets released it will be right here)

  • 15 March 08

We're now on a new server, It should be much, much faster. We also have a squid proxy set up and dishing out static pages before you ever hit the mediawiki thanks to pab-. -Ch0p

  • 14 March 08

Twilight Hack alpha3a is out. Front SD with FAT16 support!

  • 10 March 08

geckoloader v0.0.3 is out. Less requirements and more features. happy happy, joy joy!

  • 9 March 08

AtaWii Beta 1.0 has been released ( An Atari St emulator )

An SDLoader for Wii to be used with the Trucha Signer was released yesterday at the Spanish forum of elotrolado (This is an ISO Image used to make development faster. The ISO is a loader which loads files (*.dol) from the SDGecko so developers don't have to re-burn a DVD every time they make an update, they just have to update the SD card. A modchip is still needed.)

Super Smash Bros Brawl System Update

Super Smash Bros Brawl (NTSC) apparently includes a required system update before the Wii is able load the game. The update is only available through the game disc itself and not through Wii Online Update. It is most likely just bug fixes for the game and includes the standard warning about the update possibly bricking the wii if you have any "Unauthorized Modifications", but so far this update does not appear to affect the Twilight Hack on unmodified consoles. -Cyber

  • 4 March 08

Version 0.2 of the Wii Proof of Concept Linux has been released over at GC-Linux.org

Download link

  • 1 March 08

Eke-eke has released a Wii version of his Genesis Plus emulator. The first Genesis Plus emulator with the ability to play Virtua Racing.

Geckoloader is released by dhewg. Geckoloader is a Wii program that transfers DOL binaries over USB Gecko, for faster loading and testing of homebrew applications.

  • 29 February 08

Release 14 of devkitPPC (the gamecube toolchain aka libogc) just hit the streets. This version includes support for the Wii. News post. Grab the code.

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