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Wii U said to be hacked to allow games to run from USB drives

Wii U hacked to allow games to be run from the USB Port

| Gaming News | Posted: Apr 30, 2013 8:33 pm

Nintendo has suffered from piracy for a while now, with devices being built to allow pirated games to be played on the Nintendo DS and a device to allow games to be played on the Wii through the USB port. The creators of the Wiikey have announced they have successfully built a new device to allow games to be played on the Wii U through the USB port.

 

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The new device is known as the WiikeƜ and appears to be a method to allow piracy. The creators claim the device works on devices from any region without the need to solder any chips inside the device. The Wii U, which is already have issues selling, partly due to a lack of games, might be further hampered by this new device.

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