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Wii suddenly freezes during play?

While my son was playing the starwars lego wii game, it suddenly froze in one spot and the wii made a strange ,but loud buzz sound?
We had to unplug the wii from the wall to ake it stop.
The wii still works fine now , but I would like to know what caused this?
And on a side note, the same thing use to happen with the game cube too?
Thanks!

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  • deedee80 Aug 10, 2008

    the exact same thing happend to mine, and now continues to do so

  • evec Sep 20, 2008

    i have totally the same issue and its bloody annoying!!

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2009

    same problem. just as I enter the 3rd chapter of Episode 2



  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2009

    during game play it just freezes

  • gorecrow Feb 14, 2009

    Same problem, also during Lego StarWars.I have to unplug the console. Holding down the power button on the remote does NOTHING, and neither does holding down the power button on the CONSOLE. Very strange. Horrible buzzing. Eek.

  • ateeya_patan Feb 23, 2009

    well mines happened on mario kart on world wide and suddenley it froze with a loud buzzing noise then it wouldnt turn off so i held the button until it did do you think it will happen in the future

  • gopher97 Mar 11, 2009

    the wii froze to the tv i sent it back to nintedo its taken 3 months to get it back

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You should make sure your disks are not scratched. To turn the wii off (without unplugging and all that).....Just hold the power button for a while on the counsle until it shuts off. Just out of curiousity.......and maybe a thing.........because this happened to me.........it froze because i entered a cheat and skipped to much in the game, but when i went back and did it the real way, it didn't freeze.
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