Copy 3DS cartridge save data for Eshop releases?

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  1. rubejb
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    Right now I have the physical cartridge version of both Super Mario 3D Land and Zelda:OoT 3D. I'd like to eventually be completely digital so I don't have to carry around a bunch of carts. Is there a way, either through a hack or flash cart, to copy save data from the carts I have in order to put them on the SD card for use with the Eshop versions?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Rydian

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    Nope. Any sort of save transfer will likely be done through Nintendo itself, if it decides to do it.
     
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    Ah, thanks for the quick responses.

    That's cool they're going to do it but unfortunately it won't really help me. I want to sell or trade in my physical copies fairly soon in order to get the most back out of them. Guess it's a good excuse to start over again!
     
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    Why don't you just buy the eShop releases, transfer the save files and then re-sell the physical copies afterwards?
    You don't have to buy the eShop release at the same time as you are selling the physical copies, y'know.
     
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    Yeah, I realize this. But like I said, I want to get the most for them. As time goes on the games go down in value.

    And really, I don't need my saves all that bad. Mario 3D land I've pretty much fully completed, so restarting is actually a good thing. And although I'm only partway into the Master Quest on OoT, I don't mind playing through that again either.