Homebrew applications

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This page gives an overview of released homebrew apps. Anything that can be run from an elf file and has working controls (if it needs them) counts, even if it is a direct port of a GC app. The Twilight Hack is currently the only way to run the apps on an unmodified console. That, and the new early version of the Home-Brew Channel.

Note to developers - Please include an autodetect routine (VIDEO_GetCurrentTVMode()) to detect HDTV/EDTV and set the appropriate video mode. (TVNtsc480Prog) Many people are running through component output, and it seems a good time to suggest this while not much has been released yet.

The current video autodetect routine doesn't work with PAL60 (480i @ 60 Hz in PAL Wii) using the offical Nintendo RGB cable for Wii.

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Type Creator Display Modes DL Source
Front SD ELF Loader Loads .elf and .dol files from front SD slot. svpe ? Sdelfload-0.4.tgz Available
geckoloader .dol/.elf loader using the usbgecko adapter (useful for developers) dhewg Any geckoloader-0.0.3.tgz Available


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
AtaWii Atari ST Emulator NoNameNo ? AtaWii-beta-1.tgz Available
FCE Ultra Wii NES Emulator (requires SD gecko or similar, or inject the rom into the elf.) Askot+others ? FCEU at TehSkeen Mirror Available
Genesis Plus Genesis / Megadrive Emulator Eke-eke ? tehskeen.com Available
RIN Wii Gameboy (Color) Emulator mirakichi Any Homepage Available
ScummVM Emulator for games here dhewg Any download ?
Snes9X Wii SNES Emulator Askot+others ? SNES9X at TehSkeen [1] Mirror Front SD loading (no saving) Available
Trojan Wii Trojan LCD Game Simulator Jon Conrad ? Blog Page No


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
Ballion Destroy blocks with a ball Mega Man PAL 576i, with 480i automatically changes from PAL to NTSC ballion-wii.elf Mirror No
Chess A simple port of a chess game, TSCP (with a minimal GUI). hanse ? chess-0.0.1.tar.gz Available
Quake Quake loader for Wii (requires USB Gecko, not SD Gecko). Includes shareware version of Quake. RustyNathan ? Forum Thread Download No
Snake Snake, where you control the snake and eat apples. uschghost ? snake.rar Available
Tetris Tetris, where you rotate and move falling blocks to make lines DesktopMan 480i/p (It automatically changes to 480i) tetris.elf Available


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
MP3 Player MP3 Player (requires SD gecko or similar) emu_kidid 576i Wii Mode MP3 Player Mirror Soon


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
Mandelbrot Mandelbrot Set Generator Krupkat ? Mandelbrot-wii.zip Available
WPCP Wii Pi Calculation Project MadCatMk2 Any All Files Available


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
EasyIOS This app is for browsing the device tree, and trying out quick IOS commands w/out doing builds. Beardface ? EasyIOS Mirror Available
GRRLIB GRRLIB For GX Rgb Renderer Library , some very very nice function for noob coder NoNameNo Any GRRLIB Available
wiifuse server Server for wiifuse to remotely mount the wii's nand filesystem dhewg Any wiifuse server Available


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
PoC-Linux Wii Proof of Concept Linux mini-distro GC-Linux 480i/p (unusable in 576i - text is unreadable) PoC v0.3 Download Available


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
Fake PS3 Emu Trick your friends? just look at it... GizmoTheGreen Should work fine on most MegaUpload Soon


Description Creator Display Modes DL Source
Duplicate Channel Remover Removes duplicate news/weather channels Team Waninkoko ? Channel Remover No
Homebrew Apps/Title Lister Lists version info for all titles stored on the Wii's internal NAND flash bushing ? Title Lister Yes