3DS Game Region Question

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Katsumi San, Dec 9, 2012.

  1. Katsumi San
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    Katsumi San GBAtemp Fan

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    Let's say I had a US Nintendo 3DS and I got me a Japanese 3DS game that is no region protection, would the US 3DS console able to play/accept that game?

    or Vice-versa?
     
  2. Thanatos Telos

    Thanatos Telos random stuff

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    No, the region protection is built into the 3DS software, not the game.
     
  3. lismati

    lismati Speedrunner in practice

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    Yes.
    Exactly, only the DS games are region free.
     
  4. Katsumi San
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    Katsumi San GBAtemp Fan

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    Oh okay, thanks for the info!
     
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