An idea to get GBA to work on the DS

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Inuuto, May 26, 2011.

  1. Inuuto
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    Inuuto Enigmatic

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    Would it ever be possible for a homebrew that reads a normal GBA game from slot 2 and erasing the rom on it and then writing a GBA rom to it? (of course there will be restrictions with memory compatibility, but wouldn't it be a nice idea?)
     
  2. Pyrmon

    Pyrmon Burnin' Monkey Love

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    ROM means Read-Only Memory. [/thread]
     
  3. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

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    Read Only Memory

    You can't write over rom chips, that's what flash carts are for.
    [​IMG] 'd !
     
  4. Fishaman P

    Fishaman P Speedrunner

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    Even if that would work, it still wouldn't be relevant to getting GBA on the DS!

    ...And this probably means you're not aware of ichichfly's GBA emu.
     
  5. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Always naughty

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    Why not just buy a Supercard DS Two?
     
  6. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    It's called a slot-2 flash cart.
     
  7. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    Or more precisely, an EZ-Flash IV.
     
  8. Schlupi

    Schlupi Gbatemp's Official Earthbound Maniac™

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    ...

    *sigh*

    Buy a SCDSTWO or a Slot 2 cart, the only one available nowadays is the EZ Flash IV.

    The iSmart MMs GBA emu sucks in comparison, don't touch it. Don't even jokingly consider an EXi DS or whatever it's called.
     
  9. relminator

    relminator #AnyaBasic

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    Or an EZFlash 3in1. ;*)
     
  10. Discover

    Discover GBAtemp Regular

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    Yes, EZFlash 3in1 has worked for me for 2 years. Although it holds one game at a time, it's a powerful little bugger!
     
  11. NES SNES V.B. N64 G.C. Wii WiiU

    NES SNES V.B. N64 G.C. Wii WiiU Now with extra redundancy!

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    You'd have more luck doing this with a calculator.
     
  12. Dann Woolf

    Dann Woolf Deadpan Snarker

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    Hey, you stole my snarky comment!
     
  13. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    IV > 3in1

    I can't possibly find anything that's better on the 3in1.