WiiSaber: A Wii, Mac, and Lightsaber Sandwich

7 Dec

You might recall an application I wrote earlier this year called MacSaber. If so, my new Cocoa application should be quite familiar.

Hiroaky just released a handy bit of code that adapts the Nintendo Wii’s “WiiMote” wireless controllers for use on the Mac. I have taken his idea and merged it with the magic that made MacSaber to bring you a new breed of audio Lightsaber simulator.

This application looks and works just like MacSaber, but the input device is the WiiMote instead of your Apple laptop. I plan on adding more features including more visual response and multi-controller capabilities soon, so check back again later.

Download WiiSaber 1.0 Beta 1 Here

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196 Responses to “WiiSaber: A Wii, Mac, and Lightsaber Sandwich”

  1. Flüge Bangkok August 5, 2008 at 9:06 am #

    This works really great! @Matt: The video is nice, too:)

  2. Flüge Bangkok August 5, 2008 at 9:08 am #

    This works really great! Sorry for the double-post.
    @Matt: The video is nice, too:)

  3. Henrymaxm September 1, 2008 at 3:47 pm #

    Dude! Great Job! I’m suscribin!

  4. ambush October 10, 2008 at 11:46 am #

    very very good but need some visual images

  5. ambush October 10, 2008 at 11:47 am #

    very good but needs images or pictures

  6. wiiman2 October 23, 2008 at 3:24 pm #

    The saber sounds likes a dream of an idea.

    If anyone is interested, this website is really good for downloading wii games. http://WWW.THEWIIDOWNLOADER.COM

  7. wiiman2 October 25, 2008 at 3:36 pm #

    read my review at http://www.thewiidownloader.blogspot.com

  8. wiiman2 October 25, 2008 at 3:43 pm #

    http://www.downloadsforthewii.blogspot.com

  9. itachi123 December 10, 2008 at 2:07 pm #

    I CANT GET IT TO WORK HELLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLP MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

  10. vbooy57 January 24, 2010 at 5:20 pm #

    Can you make it for pc?

  11. kars March 28, 2010 at 11:22 am #

    I need help, keep getting wii mote connection problem

  12. Bryce caine September 1, 2010 at 5:58 pm #

    mee too, i keep getting the wiimote connection problem message… i cant wait to try it tho and i really like the idea of beaming a line of light in the isight so it looks like there are actually lightsabers in videos!!! how do i get around the problem, i already keep deleting it before i start from my bluetooth menu and shut off my wii so it doesnt pair with that, what should i do???

  13. Marcus September 12, 2010 at 11:02 am #

    Hey, I cant connect my Remote to my mac – WiiRemote connection problem

    can you help me??

    Mail me: software@rec-house.de

    Thanks

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