Expired

wii games - any difference between american & european version?!

8 replies
Found 4th May 2009
Hi

My son wants a Wii game that is just about to release in America, but doesn't come out here until September ... is there a difference in the versions?

If I got someone in America to post it over, would it work on our wii?!

Don't want to pay out for it if it won't work ...

?!

8 Comments

Yes The U.S uses NTSC, the UK ones are PAL.

the american ones wont work on uk wii

(unless chipped/modded)

[COLOR="Magenta"]If you have a softmod wii you can ...[/COLOR]

Banned

if there is a disc update on the american game it will turn your wii into a very pretty paperweight

Original Poster

thesaint;5116527

Yes The U.S uses NTSC, the UK ones are PAL.



What is NTSC / PAL?! Guessing this means wouldn't work - darn!

Original Poster

Maxitaxi;5116542

if there is a disc update on the american game it will turn your wii into … if there is a disc update on the american game it will turn your wii into a very pretty paperweight

...eeek! he'll have to wait then , thanks :w00t:

Original Poster

onlyme23;5116531

the american ones wont work on uk wii (unless chipped/modded)



shacal;5116536

[COLOR="Magenta"]If you have a softmod wii you can ...[/COLOR]



No just standard - thanks for answers, he'll have to wait ...

Laffy42;5116544

What is NTSC / PAL?! Guessing this means wouldn't work - darn!



Google is your friend
Post a comment
Avatar
@
    Text
    Top Discussions
    1. Win a gorgeous bundle of fair trade toys from Best Years, worth £100 @ Netm…10
    2. Topcashback Trick or Treat competition50446
    3. hello fashion mag/jigsaw comp - win £1,000 to spend INSTORE at jigsaw88
    4. Win a short break for two at our hotel of the year: the Pointer, Bucks @ Su…55

    See more discussions