Updating modded wii
SYSCALL must be disabled using a tool like PSNpatch, SEN Enabler, web MAN MOD or another application in addition to the spoof !!!
NOTE: You must disable this spoofer if you're upgrading to 4.80 CFW or later.
Spoof 4.80 for 4.78 CEX (non-Cobra) and Custom Firmware 4.78.x Rebug REX.
See release notes for a detailed compatibility list.
This is great if you want to hand the Wii down to your kids and give them a child-friendly gaming platform, but also let them watch movies as well.
The Nintendo Wii was introduced in 2006 and, since then, over 100 million units have shipped.
So, the Wii is almost ten years old, plentiful, and with a few simple hacks, you can conceivably extend its life a few more years.
Homebrew games for older systems are typically developed using emulators for convenience, since testing them requires no extra hardware on the part of the programmer.
Development for newer systems typically involves actual hardware given the lack of accurate emulators.