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 Homebrew Channel (HBC) remains one the best and well-known console hacks in recent memory. If you have an old “un Brewed” Wii then there’s no time like the present to change that.Out of the box you could play hundreds of virtual console games, which are exact replicas of older titles for systems like NES, Sega Genesis, Commodore 64, and more.
The effects of the update have apparently caused an upswing in activity for Nintendo's customer service team, as the company's official forums include a stickied announcement for anyone whose system has been rendered inactive after installing version 4.2.
"The symptoms most people are describing usually occur when the Wii has been modified.
This generation of consoles has seen firmware updates become frequent and routine.
Nearly as commonplace have been the post-patch gamer complaints that the latest update has rendered their systems inoperable.
Can easily be disabled or restored to factory settings. WIID installation diagrams and Firmware Upgrades will be available in the "DOWNLOAD" page.