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Nintendo Wii FAQs

General information on what you can do with and for your Nintendo Wii
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The Mario Kart 8 FAQ
Answers to commonly asked questions about Mario Kart 8.

Wii U Browser - Tips and Tricks
How to get the most out of the Wii U's Internet Browser.

A Parents’ Guide to the Wii U

What Game Controllers Do I Need for the Wii U?
An explanation of the uses of the various controllers supported by the Wii U.

WaraWara Plaza
Definition of WaraWara Plaza

How Can I Fix Wii U Sound Lag?
Advice on fixing Wii U sound lag.

The Wii U Console FAQ
Answers to all your Wii U questions.

How Do I Play Games that Require a System Update if My Wii is…
System updates are dangerous to a Wii console with homebrew installed onto it, as updates can "brick" the system. But some game disks contain a system update and won't let you play the game until your Wii is updated. Is there a way around this?

What Does it Mean That Some Wii U Games Run in 1080p, and Should I Care?
An explanation of TV resolutions as they relate to video games in general and the Wii U in particular.

Wii Safety FAQ - Wii Dangers and How to Avoid Them
There have been an increasing number of stories coming out about people injuring themselves playing Wii games. This isn’t surprising; physical activity is inherently more dangerous than sitting on the couch moving nothing but your thumbs. Extremely active games like Wii Sports Resort and Wii Fit Plus are especially risky. Here are some tips for keeping yourself in one piece.

What Accessories Do I Need to Play Wii Games?
What accessories should you buy when you buy a Wii Console? What accessories do you need to play specific games? A reader wrote in asking just that, and this is what I told her.

How Do I Update Wii Channels if I Have Homebrew Installed
Instructions on how those with homebrew installed on their Nintendo Wii can update individual channels such as the shopping channel without having to perform a system update.

How Do I Choose a Video Game as a Gift?
What you need to know before buying a video game for someone.

How Do I Find Release Dates for Upcoming Wii Games
How to learn the release dates of upcoming games.

What Can I Do if My Wii Can't Read a Disk or a Game Crashes?
Simple instructions on how to try and fix an unreadable disk.

How Do I Restore the Homebrew Channel After I Accidentally Up…
From time to time someone emails me to say their child or a friend updated their Wii operating system, resulting in the loss of the Homebrew Channel. How, they ask, can they get their homebrew back.

How Do I Fix Error #002 on a Homebrewed Nintendo Wii
Instructions on dealing with Wii Error #002.

GameFAQs Wii Page
The best place to go to learn how to beat a game, with walkthroughs, strategy guides and a forum for every game.

How Do I Rearrange My Channels in the Wii Menu?

The Project Cafe FAQ
Nintendo is planning to announce a new home console this June. Here’s the breakdown of current rumors on the upcoming system. Please note that Nintendo has not released any details; all information comes from sources who claim knowledge of the project.

Endgadget's Wii FAQ
The answers to 44 frequently asked Wii questions. This was written in 2006 but it's still quite comprehensive.

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