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    Wi-Fi Connection closure & MotoHeroz Wii

    Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service for Nintendo DS and Wii to end in May -Nintendo.com

    MotoHeroz is not mentioned on compelete list of games losing online.
    Or did they forget to put MotoHeroz on the list?
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    jenkki's Avatar Trials Developer
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    Re: Wi-Fi Connection closure & MotoHeroz Wii

    Hi Moto, thanks for letting us know about this. I will find out and get an update here when I learn more.
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    I'm still waiting for more info.

    In the meanwhile. I tried today Motoheroz time trials and the game said "Could not connect to game server. Please try again later"
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    Originally Posted by motoristi Go to original post
    I tried today Motoheroz time trials and the game said "Could not connect to game server. Please try again later"
    Nevermind, that was just a temporary glitch, it's working again.

    I don't think a confirmation is required about MotoHeroz time trials' fate. When choosing Online in the main menu, the game states clearly:
    Connecting to Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection...
    Please wait a moment...

    Nintendo just forgot to put MotoHeroz to their death list.

    I'll play MotoHeroz time trials until the server gets exploded.

    By the way. I received a copy of Sinivalkoinen pelikirja book, which tells about history of Finnish video games. MotoHeroz was mentioned in the book and was praised.
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    I'm pleasantly surprised that MotoHeroz time trials is still working! I checked Smash Bros also and it had gone offline.
    Only explanation is that MotoHeroz is running from Red Lynx' own server, that doesn't need Nintendo Wi-Fi.
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  6. #6
    That's correct. The game server is running on our own hardware and currently there are no plans to discontinue hosting the game.
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    Hi. I noticed that the MotoHeroz server is down when I tried it today from my Wii.

    I'm hoping that this is temporary - maybe something to do with the pandemic - but expecting that after all these years it's perhaps permanent.

    Can anybody confirm the status of the MotoHeroz server?

    Thanks and I wish you all well.
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