3ds ds download play --> old ds

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  1. idulkoan
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    Jus wonderin if it could be possible for the 3ds games to support ds download play content with old ds modeld, having it view on 2d on both consoles, or 2d on the old console and 3d ion the 3ds (ex. mario kart 3d playing multiplayer on 3ds and ds lite)... just a thought. Thankz
     


  2. Sop

    Sop groovy dude lmao

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    DS hardware could NEVER support that.
     
  3. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    No, it is not possible.

    I think that it would be theoretically possible that Mario Kart 3DS would be able to race against Mario Kart DS, but Ninty would never do that.

    A. Because they would be unable to make any significant changes to the gameplay
    B. Because it would diminish any selling point they had with the game.


    Just...Just get the 3DS
     
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    what if it makes the game really low graphics on the 3ds and forces the 3ds to go into 2d mode? Mabe SUPER mini games that the ds lite/i can handle...
     
  5. idulkoan
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    well, mabe have the game graphics lowered alot, and force 2d, and make the ds downlaod play size reaalllllyyy small by disabling some stuff... it would be possible tho, am i correct? btw i preordered the 3ds.... it says im gettin 1 in my sig. so yea Im going to order my ds lite online as well cause burglars stole it [​IMG]
     
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    Yes, it IS possible. BUT nobodies gonna do it.
     
  7. idulkoan
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    kk... guess ill just have to do ds downlaod play from old ds --->3ds to play multiplay... thx for the replys guys
     
  8. Nollog

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    No.
    Two separate consoles.
    No.
     
  9. Memoir

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    Not possible, no matter how you look at it. You'd have to design the game in DS/i Mode to get it to be compatible with older DS systems....
     
  10. idulkoan
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    I know, but you would still be able to do ds downlaod play from ds to 3ds because 3ds has backwords compatibility... right? it would be normal on the ds but on the 3ds it will be in 2d with black bars on both sides.
     
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    Yes, the 3DS CAN do DS backwards compatibility so I don't see how Download Play would not work... Unless Nintendo forgot it?
     
  12. Ikki

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    Yes, the 3DS supports DS download play. But not vice versa.

    And that's all there is to it. This thread should be locked.
     
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    It will have download play: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46IhnjzYhN0[/youtube] goto 0:04 and there it is. I just found this video, and found this in it: goto 1:08 and check it out. The download play will let you select if you want to download a 3ds title or ds. its also on wikipedia that it will hav ds downlaod play
     
  14. bigpaws

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    it has been established that the 3ds can play ds games with the ds and 3ds games with the 3ds
    i thought that was common sense
    i second the need to lock this thread
     
  15. Nollog

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    No.
    Two separate consoles.
    No.

    Screens != consoles.

    "It will have download play: goto 0:04 and there it is. I just found this video, and found this in it: goto 1:08 and check it out. The download play will let you select if you want to download a 3ds title or ds. its also on wikipedia that it will hav ds downlaod play"
    We knew this 9 months ago.
     
  16. KingVamp

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    Nollog, did you not read the thread, already posted. Won't make sense to exclude 3ds to ds.
     
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    It does make sense.

    What she is asking is "Can you DS Download Play a 3DS Game to a DS/DS Lite/DSi console?"
    The answer is no.
    It makes sense because the DS/DS Lite/DSi consoles are nowhere near as powerful as a 3DS game would require.
     
  18. Memoir

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    That's already been answered... Twice...

    :edit: Wait...... I get it now. My bad..
     
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    ds ds : yes
    ds 3ds (ds/i mode) : yes
    3ds ds (3ds mode) : no fucking chance

    hope this clears a few things up...
     
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    post of the thread!