Does it work on European DS?

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by toxicityj, Jan 7, 2013.

  1. toxicityj
    OP

    toxicityj Newbie

    Newcomer
    1
    Dec 19, 2012
    United States
    Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
    I'm selling my old R4 cartridge to a friend of mine and he lives in the Netherlands while I reside in the US. It's my understanding that it'll work so long as he loads it up with European roms. I wanted to double check though before I sold it to him so he doesn't end up paying shipping and then some for something he can't use.
     
  2. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Melodramatic fool

    Member
    23
    Sep 13, 2009
    Antarctica
    ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
    Yes, DS Lite and DS Phat are not region locked
     
  3. Wizerzak

    Wizerzak Because I'm a potato!

    Member
    5
    May 30, 2010
    United Kingdom
    It'll work regardless. Even with US ROMs. The DS (not DSi/3DS) is completely region free. :)

    Edit: Ninja Catboy... :ph34r:
     
  4. Catastrophic

    Catastrophic Perfectly Normal

    Member
    5
    Apr 28, 2012
    Somewhere
    I'm pretty sure the DSi is region free also. It's was DSiWare games that were region locked.
     
  5. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Melodramatic fool

    Member
    23
    Sep 13, 2009
    Antarctica
    ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
    I believe some games with DSi enhancements are region locked, like Pokemon Black and White 2, but the system isn't.
     
  6. Technicmaster0

    Technicmaster0 GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    7
    Oct 22, 2011
    Gambia, The
    Every DSi Ware/ DSi Enhanced game is region locked. But since the R4 can only play games in DS mode, it won't make a difference.
     
  7. Yepi69

    Yepi69 Jill-sandwiched

    Member
    7
    Nov 29, 2010
    Portugal
    Behind you
    The DS is region free so the R4 works either on a european DS or an Japanese DS
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice