Are game saves transferable between consoles with GATEWAY?

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by the3dsguy, Jan 11, 2015.

  1. the3dsguy

    the3dsguy GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 1, 2014
    I have a REGULAR US 9.4 emunand 3ds. The save files are saved onto the SD card if im aware.

    I also have an JAP NEW 3DS waiting for gateway 9.2 support.

    I want to play, animal crossing and fantasy life.

    My question: when support for N3DS arrives for gateway, can i just transfer the save from the old SD to the new sd? or will it be corrupted?

    Ive been holding off on playing cause i dont want to start over once support comes.
  2. Arkansaw

    Arkansaw GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jul 23, 2005
    Trinidad and Tobago
    depends on your original sysnand and whether the gateway fw is smart enough to try multiple encryption methods. The situation is complicated if you somehow try to downgrade sysnand to 4.5 after saving games on a newer firmware. Even if gateway can read the saves, which encryption method should it use when the file is saved again?