Can you play 3DS eshop games online using Gateway?

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  1. TheJinKazama
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    TheJinKazama Advanced Member

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    Hello,

    I'm using my 4.5 3DS with Gateway 2.3 and the latest emuNAND. I downloaded a demo of Steel Diver and it has a multiplayer mode. Is it safe to play this online? I know that for cartridge games you have to replace headers but what about eshop?

    Thanks
     
  2. Arras

    Arras GBAtemp Guru

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    If you download something from the eShop it should just work online without further modifications. (as long as you're on emuNAND, of course)
     
  3. Abcdfv

    Abcdfv What comes around goes around.

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    Anything you get from pirate sites will have the headers removed, unless it states otherwise.

    But yes, simply rename the game to .3dz and inject a header and it will work.
     
  4. Arras

    Arras GBAtemp Guru

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    I think this is about downloading a legit eShop game or demo from emuNAND, ie non-pirated.
     
  5. Abcdfv

    Abcdfv What comes around goes around.

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    Ah, there no known way to change an eshop header, so I made an assumption
     
  6. petspeed

    petspeed GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    But it shouldn't be necessary to change the header of a e-shop title that has been downloaded directly from the e-shop (not a scene release). Or am I missing something?
     
  7. Abcdfv

    Abcdfv What comes around goes around.

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    The scene release eshop games need Thierry header changed, eshop download don't
     
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