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WiiDoom is a Wii port of Doom using the open source PrBoom engine.


  1. If you are using the Homebrew Channel, just copy the WiiDoom directory from the archive to the apps directory on the root of your SD card. If you are using another loader, you have to use the "boot.dol" file.
  2. Copy the prboom directory from the archive to the root of your SD card. You will need a WAD data file to play. It must be placed in the prboom folder.
  3. Launch the game using your loader.

Playable WADS

WAD files contain levels, sounds, textures, and sprite data necessary to play the game. The following commercial wads are known to work:

In theory, many of the custom wads created by the Doom fan community may also work.

Support for the free software/open source FreeDoom wad has been dropped as of v0.2 due to compatibility issues with some of its levels. This is a low priority issue for the developer.

PWAD Support

There is preliminary support for PWADs (patch wads). A single PWAD can be played at a time. See the instructions for how to activate a PWAD.


If the nunchuck is not working when WiiDoom first loads, then simply unplug it and plug it back in.

Button Action
Nunchuck Control Stick Move around
Wiimote1.svg Turn left/right
Wiimote D-Pad Left/Wiimote D-Pad Right Weapon select down/up
Wiimote B Button Fire
Wiimote A Button Use/Open/Menu Select
Wiimote D-Pad Up/Wiimote D-Pad Down/Wiimote D-Pad Left/Wiimote D-Pad Right Automap Pan Up/Down/Left/Right
Nunchuck Z Button Run
Nunchuck C Button Automap
Wiimote 1 Button Automap Follow
Wiimote + Button/Wiimote - Button Automap Zoom In/Out

The controls are also customizable. Button remapping has been disabled as of 0.2.

Bug Reporting

Report Bugs at the project page. Please do not use the wiki discussion page for this.

Known Issues

  • Manually switching weapons to or from the BFG 9000 causes the game to freeze and requires a forced power-down of the Wii by the user.
  • Keycards/skullkeys are not shown in the HUD.
  • Some walls/textures are not drawn.
  • The final level of TNT Evilution can not be completed.
  • No music.
  • Some options don't work.