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TypeArcade game
Downloadable via the Homebrew Browser
Downloadable via the Open Shop Channel
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WiiX-Ball is based on and is dedicated to the fans of the well-known Breakout game DX-Ball for the PC. Features a plethora of level boards and power-ups, (up to) 4 player control, and classic DX-Ball graphics, WiiX-Ball is sure to satisfy your Breakout cravings.

Please leave comments and bug reports on the discussion page. If you have any ideas for future versions of this game, please feel free to share them in the talk page.

Key Features

  • 50 boards
  • 27 different power-ups
  • Up to 4-player simultaneous control
  • Realistic collisions
  • Wiimote rumble feedback
  • Sounds on the Wiimotes (in beta)
  • Players can join/leave in-game (hold (-) button)
  • Original DX-Ball graphics and sounds as well as some new ones
  • Cool in-menu animations
  • High-score list
  • Nice in-menu music
  • Letterbox rendering mode for CRT TV's

Instruction for Play

The controls are very simple - just point the Wii remote at the screen to move the paddle and press A or B to fire the ball. You can also twist the Wii remote (as if twisting a key) to slightly alter the ball's direction.

List of Power-ups

Wiixball powerups.png

Planned additions

  • Internet high-scores
  • Improve control with accelerometers
  • Find a way to improve sound quality on the Wiimotes
  • Implement difficulty levels
  • Implement alternative controls


This program is not affiliated with Nintendo.

In no event shall the author be liable to any party for direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use of this software and its documentation, even if the author has been advised of the possibility of such damage. The author specifically disclaims any warranties, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. the software provided hereunder is on an "as is" basis, and the author has no obligation to provide maintenance, support, updates, enhancements, or modifications.

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