Wii Party

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Wii Party
Developer(s) Nd Cube, Nintendo SPD Group No.4
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Series Wii Games
Platform(s) Wii
Release date(s) JP July 8, 2010
NA October 3, 2010
AUS October 7, 2010
EU October 8, 2010
KO July 14, 2011
Genre(s) Party
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (4)
Input methods Wii Remote
Compatibility 4Stars4.pngEdit rating: Wii Party
GameIDs SUPP01, SUPJ01, SUPE01, SUPK01
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Wii Party (Wiiパーティ) is a party game developed and published by Nintendo for the Wii video game console. The game heavily borrows game play elements from the Mario Party series, another Nintendo franchise. It is also the first game in the Wii series that Shigeru Miyamoto did not produce. Wii Party features 13 different game modes divided amongst three categories: Party Games, House Party Games, and Pair Games. Most of the game modes integrate use of Wii Party's 80 mini-games. The game also offers additional modes that make exclusive use of the mini-games.

Emulation Information

Animal Tracker

Animal Tracker uses multiple Wii Remotes all making different sounds and using the Wii Remote speaker at the same time. It's impossible to play with emulated controllers and speakers. Use a real Wii Remotes to avoid this.

Language Region Mismatch

The Wii language setting must match an acceptable language for the region of this title being played: Japanese for JP; English, Spanish or French for NA; English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, or Dutch for EU. Due to region checking built into the game, if an unacceptable language is set emulation hangs.


House Party Button

With the Direct3D graphics backend the House Party button shows partly black. Use OpenGL or disable Ignore Format Changes to address this with Direct3D (changes only occur after restarting the game).


Only configuration options for the best compatibility where they deviate from defaults are listed.


Config Setting Notes
Ignore Format Changes Off Show Main menu properly /w DirectX

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Wii Party since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

5.0-11832 (current)
2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.


This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
3.0-735 Windows 7 Intel Core i7-2630QM @ 2GHz NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M Good! Problems in mii faces. Crashes after complete game - Solved by restarting. Alessandrobr
4.0-8143 Windows 7 Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.4GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Game worked perfectly in every mode, no crashes. JMC47
4.0-8143 Windows 7 Intel Celeron G1610 @ 2.6GHz Intel HD Graphics ONLY one bug, in D3D11 there was a slight main menu glitch, fixed by turning off Ignore Format Changes, it does not happen anything wrong in OGL, other than that it ran great and at a good speed (50-60 FPS). EblfIYH
5.0-3463 Windows 7 Intel Celeron G1610 @ 2.6GHz Intel HD Graphics Bug stills here EblfIYH
5.0-4607 Windows 10 Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Perfect. For House Party section, disable the 'Ignore Format Changes' setting or use OpenGL backend. Recommended a real wii remote to play. SuperSonic

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