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Hey guys, i am wondering...

Do US Wii games work on UK consoles?

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for anyone who finds out and can prove it

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i'm pretty sure the wii is region free


looking for proof...
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well, the wii isnt region free (according to google), so you should look into the supported region codes, and the code of the specific game you want to play. AFAIK, UK and US have different codes.
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No, they are completely region locked. US games only work in US, PAL region games will only work in PAL and Japanese games only work in Japan.

http://www.eurogamer.net/article.php?article_id=68306
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i'm pretty sure the wii is region free


looking for proof...
it was supposed to be in the beginning, but from what i understand, the feature was later dropped.
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it was supposed to be in the beginning, but from what i understand, the feature was later dropped.
yeah thats what it looked like on google, but i couldn't find anything current that proved it was region locked

oh well, maybe one day they will make region free consoles
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region locked?thats kinda gay........
    
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i was looking at the 'Freeloader' for gamecube and wii...

But the reviews of it say that although you can play jap and US games, they crash after 5 minutes...

THIS IS GHEY!

I just want paper mario, but it isn't out until september 14th

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region locked?thats kinda gay........
How is region locking homosexual?
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do not question him...i agree with him. You guys get the games years before we do, so it doesn't affect you, we are still willing to PAY for the games, we just want them when you have them, instead of hearing how amazing they are, but having to wait like 5 MONTHS to get them!!!!!

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