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Need information concerning multiple file extensions used by Krome

all. I have been attempting to work on a mod for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, but of course, in order to do so, I first have to figure out where all the files are placed and how to get to them. So, ...
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How to open a .RKV file from Wii ISO

So, a few days ago, I got the itch to try my hand at creating a modded version of one of my favorite Wii games: Star Wars: The Force Unleashed. However, when I unpacked the ISO, I noticed some of the ...
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Modding Super Mario Bros. U Animations

I want to insert custom animations into Super Mario Bros. U. Is it possible to do this? If it is will the game be playable on the Wii U, or will it only be playable on a Wii U emulator?
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Wii accelerometer data ranges

I have 2 related questions, please. I am using a wiimote on a robotics project and I need to convert X and Y values into new bounded values. So, give the following accelerometer data: ...
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Using a Wii remote as main controller? [duplicate]

I would like to use a Wii remote to control my player in my 3D game. So far I have the arrow keys and mouse to move and look but I want the Wii d-pad to move and accelerometer data to look around. I ...
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Develop a Wii U game without official dev kit

I was looking for unity for Wii U game development. But it seems that I need the approval of Nintendo to have the software (and special hardware) (ref: https://wiiu-developers.nintendo.com). Is there ...
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How can I run homebrew program discs on unmodified Wii consoles?

I know that one can play backup games on any Wii console via burned discs, but is there a way to actually run homebrew programs on a Wii? I am asking this because I have run across GameCube Linux ...
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Controlling gameObject with WiiRemote

I would like to get some information on how I can control my gameObject with a wiiRemote. Can't seem te find a decent guide on how to implement the WiiRemote into Unity. My game is just a simple ...
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interfacing WiiMote with Unity 5

I am looking for a guide on connecting WiiMote with Unity 5 as an Input device. I found this library here but I do not understand how to install it and what the prerequisites are for it to work.
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Do I need the dev kit in order to release for Wii U?

In nintendo's developper website I found this quote. Q: How much does it cost to develop on Wii U? It’s free of charge to participate in the program and to submit games to Nintendo for ...
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How to make a Wii game with SDL?

I am trying to find a way to create a Wii game using SDL2, but I can't find any tutorials on how to do it. How can I use SDL2 to build and privately distribute a Wii game without hacking/modding the ...
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Permanently Sync a wiimote with a computer

i have tried to look up many ways to sync up my wiimotes to my computer so that i can program games with it, but every time it only syncs them up temporarily, or if it says it can permanently sync it, ...
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How does the Wii controller work?

I've never played the Wii or Kinect, but to my understanding, the Wii captures user movement with 4 cameras and translates them to controls. How does this work? Has Nintendo published anything on ...
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How are game console reverse engineered so emulators are created? [closed]

How do people reverse engineer consoles such as the Wii, to create emulators for their game executables?
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How are games created for different platforms?

How are games created for different platforms? For example, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is available on PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and PC. Are they completely reprogrammed with no common code? Is there ...
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Homebrew development for 7th gen home consoles

I'm looking to do some homebrew development for either the Wii, Xbox360 or PS3. I'll be developing from a Linux system. The programming language doesn't matter. Wii - devkitPPC and libogc look fairly ...
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Developing Flash games on the Wii

Has anyone used WiiFlash for developing Flash games? Any pointers on how to begin developing games for the Opera channel for the Wii?