SNES controller to Wii/Gamecube cable

An adapter for using SNES controllers on a Wii or Gamecube.

$30.95 CAD
(approx. $23.21 USD )

Product Description:
This adapter cable makes it possible to use SNES compatible controllers on a Wii or Gamecube. Ideal for Wii virtual console SNES and NES games, the Game Boy Player or other emulators.

  • Supports official and 3rd party SNES controllers.
  • Works on Gamecube, Wii1 and most GC-to-USB adapters.
  • Compatible with the Game Boy Player and emulators.
  • Compatible with the Switch (combined with a Nintendo Gamecube adapter for Wii U). Firmware v2.2 or newer required.
  • Compatible with American, European and Japanese controllers.
  • 5 Button mappings available (SNES mapping, NES mapping, GC-Player mappings and more)
  • Low latency: 4ms max (¼ of a frame)
  • Firmware v2.2 (latest version). Updateable[2].
  • The 6ft (1.82m) approx. cable also serves as an extension!
New in firmware 2.0: (Released in January 2018)
  • New button mappings for the Game Boy Player
  • New button mapping for Megaman anniversary collection
  • The adapter automatically recalls the previous mapping
  • Updateable firmware [2]
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Example use
Example use (Game Boy Player)
Example use (With Switch and Gamecube adapter for Wii U)

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Item # ADAP-SNES-WII In stock
Description SNES controller to GC/Wii adapter
Price $30.95
Note: Prices are in canadian dollars (CAD) and may change without prior notice. If necessary, currency conversion will be done automatically by PayPal.

  • Orders are normally prepared and shipped within 7 business days.
  • The transit time varies according to the country of destination, but between 4 and 10 business days are typical.
  • Business days are Monday to Friday, with the exception of holidays (Canadian or in the destination country).
  • We ship from Canada
  • Orders shipped outside Canada may, depending on the destination country, incur additional import duties, taxes and charges. Those are not included and are the buyer's responsibility. Be aware that for some countries, the additional fees can be very significant (eg: Over half the product price). It is your responsability to research prior to placing an order.

Download(s) & Link(s):
Button mappings
Button mapping table for v1.4 (old version) (EN)snes_to_wiigc_adapter_manual_v1.pdf
Button mapping table for v1.4 (old version) (FR)snes_to_wiigc_adapter_manualfr_v1.pdf
Button mapping table for v1.4 (old_version) (JA)snes_to_wiigc_adapter_manualja_v1.pdf

IMPORTANT: This is not a complete list. If your controller or game does not appear here, it simply means that we did not get the chance (or the idea) to test it, or that no one let us know that it works.

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Supported controllers
ModelTested bySupportedComments
Super Famicom controller SHVC-005 (Japan)raphnet tech.Yes
Super Nintendo controller SNS-005 (North america)raphnet tech.Yes
InterAct Superpadraphnet tech.Yes
NTT Data controller (NDK10)raphnet tech.Yes
ASCIIWARE Asciipad SNES turbo controller 4900 (North america)UserYes
Pelican Turbo Gamepad PL-100 (North America)UserYes
SNES mouseUserNoThe adapter only supports controllers
Tested games/systems
Game/systemTested bySupportedComments
Wii Virtual Console, SNES gamesraphnet tech.Yes
Wii Virtual Console, NES gamesraphnet tech.Yes
Game Boy Playerraphnet tech.YesUse with Game Boy player button mapping
Megaman anniversary collection (Gamecube)raphnet tech.YesUse with Megaman mapping
Snes9xGX v4.3.7 on Wiiraphnet tech.Yes
FCE Ultra GX 3.3.9 on Wiiraphnet tech.YesUse NES mapping, or remap buttons
Visual Boy Advance GX 2.3.6raphnet tech.YesUse NES mapping, or remap buttons
Nintendo Switch + Gamecube adapter for Wii Uraphnet tech.YesOnly tested with official Nintendo Gamecube adapter for Wii U
SNES controller to Wiimote adapter
An adapter for connecting an SNES controller as a classic controller to a Wii remote.
X2Wii: NES or SNES controller to Gamecube/Wii circuit
A small circuit for converting NES or SNES controllers to Gamecube/Wii.


1 This adapter only works on Wii with Gamecube ports! If you have a Wii U or a Wii without gamecube ports, please consider our SNES to Wiimote adapter.
2 Firmware update is performed by chaining the adapter with a raphnet GC to USB V3 adapter (or any variation such as dual Gamecube or Gamecube + N64) and using the adapter manager. Older versions of the adapter running firmware 1.x cannot be updated.

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