Better Online?

Discussion in '3DS - Games & Content' started by FireGrey, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. FireGrey
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    Here’s my well thought out theory on a better online for the 3DS:
    They could have a universal friend code AND instead of the number FC it’s a letter FC that you create when you connect the 3DS to wi-fi first time.
    This would make it pretty safe cause for instance.
    Jimmy adds Timmy, Not allowed to play yet.
    Timmy adds Jimmy, Starts playing.
    And I’m hoping there could be online profile cards, i see this likely as how when you Cross-pass someone you receive a profile card.
    Since the 3DS is always connected to wi-fi, the card could say what they are currently doing.
    They also say they will have increased parental control so super safe online won’t be needed.
    What do you guys think?
     
  2. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    System-based universal FCs wouldn't be as good as other things, but it'd be a HELL of a lot better than the game-system pair FC system now.

    I hope Nintendo goes for something like this.
     
  3. Sterling

    Sterling GBAtemp's Silver Hero

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    I hope they only go for it as a last resort. I still think FCs should be a thing of the past.
     
  4. KingVamp

    KingVamp Great... AETHER!

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    I [​IMG] that idea if they have to have friend codes...only one code to remember! [​IMG]
     
  5. Fear Zoa

    Fear Zoa This... This is the world we live in

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    I hope they don't have friend codes at all, but I guess universal friend codes wouldn't be too bad.....It would save people alot of space in their signatures....(Friend codes...pokemon, other pokemon, mario kart, animal crossing, oh wait another pokemon ,TWEWY....etc..etc..) It gets annoying
     
  6. Etalon

    Etalon Former Akaio Fanboy

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    I'd print my universal friend code at my t-shirt.

    If I had one. [​IMG]
     
  7. BORTZ

    BORTZ "Another stunning Van Gogh"

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    GAHH to hell with friend codes. This should be something the system does for you lol
    Lets hope its alot more streamlined.
     
  8. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    If you had what, a t-shirt? [​IMG]

    Some sort of universal system, profile system, something that's been known to work with other consoles, or a Steam-like system (friends, etc.) would be great, though any speculation we can come up with now probably won't affect their decision, as I'd imagine most of the details may already have been decided. Unless there are some spies paying attention... [​IMG]

    Warning: Spoilers inside!
     
  9. FireGrey
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    What i meen is a system like the FC system.
    But a universal code, but insteed of a code it's custom, for instance ChunkyLover7.
     
  10. dsfanatic5

    dsfanatic5 Team ICO Freak

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    I never really bothered too much with friend codes, since I don't really dabble in multiplayer too much, but it would be nice if the codes could be stored in the 3DS's internal memory, so you only had to input your friends once, and connect in any supported game. If that's what everyone was already talking about, I apologize, but it would be cool. Happy Thanksgiving!