?? about pokemon diamond/pearl on the R4 and the TRU event

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  1. jessicarabbit
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    My son wants to get Dragonite at the Toys R Us Pokemon event but he can't find his Diamond game. He has it on his R4 but I wasn't sure if it was possible with that. His sister does have a Pearl game (actual game cart, not the R4) and she said she'd get it and give it to him (however that works) but I'm sure she'd like one too. thanks.
     


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    So did i miss the question or what?
     
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    you can always get it with the legit one then trade it over to the r4 then backup the save then trade it back then restore the save [​IMG]
     
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    So your ds has its own thoughts? And a sister?
     
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    thanks for letting us know, thats really kind to keep us informed on your personal life. wait was there a question in there?

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    Wow, y'all are harsh. Ok my DS is my SON and the question was will this transfer at Toys R Us work with the game on the R4 since he can't find his regular Diamond game. I guess I needed to spell it out more clearly?

    Thanks to OsCatalepticos for that info. [​IMG]
     
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    It will work but I still don't get the DS=son part.
    Wtf
     
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    Sorry, ds is pretty common forum-speak. It means dear son although at times the d means something else. [​IMG] It's just as easy to type out s-o-n but it's a habit-I work at a message board and frequent a few others.
     
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    well on a forum dedicated to all things nintendo, "ds" means the nintendo ds.

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    Yeah I know-I completely forgot. On the other forums I'm on (not specifically gaming forums) people use the term ds for both but it's usually easy to distinguish which one they mean.

    I think we'll take the pearl game and the R4s along and if the R4s don't work I might consider buying my son a new diamond game. Maybe.
     
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    DS = son ?? WTF !? weird
     
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    LOL. You must not go to many forums. Every single one I've posted on (except this one) uses that. And I'm a message board junkie. I'll have to remember not to use it here. [​IMG]
     
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    I was like [​IMG]

    But now I understand.. [​IMG]
     
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    And every forum I've been to doesn't. And I go to about 6
     
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    I guess it depends on the type of forum. The ones I go to are mostly for shopping and crafty crap. I could tell you what they all are but I'm sure no one here would be interested. [​IMG]

    Anyway. It worked-we went today and we all got Dragonite (even I did. lol) I'm going to back up all save files tomorrow in case there's ever a problem and they lose him. I signed up at TRU to be notified of future events-my kids were pretty excited about this one.
     
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    Erm i dont get your post. [​IMG]
     
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    Which post?
     
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    I'm pretty sure that you can get the Dragonite with a R4. If not, you can probably get it off the Pokesav site or use OsCatalepticos' method, which is indeed quite clever.

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    Also, people have downloaded the Rotom key off Mystery Gift for Platinum on a flash card. I don't see why this wouldn't work.
     
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    I understood as soon as i heard it. I dunno whats wrong with people on this forum [​IMG]

    Anyway you can download the dragonite from pokesav like the guy above me said
     

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