English DS and R4 - Won't play some Japanese games in Japanese

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  1. CyborgLizard
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    CyborgLizard Advanced Member

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    I have an English DS and an R4, and for most Japanese games it plays them in Japanese. However, the game "Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2008 (Japan)" plays in English despite being a Japanese game. I guess there is something in the game that makes it recognize that I do not have a Japanese DS and does not play it in Japanese. Is there a way to change this???

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  2. airpirate545

    airpirate545 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    It auomatically reads the language settings of your ds. Change the settings of your ds to japanese. Other than that I don't know any other ways.
     
  3. CyborgLizard
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    CyborgLizard Advanced Member

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    How do you change the DS to be Japanese?
     
  4. AndreXL

    AndreXL GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Remove the flashcart and boot up.
    Check out the language settings on the Option settings of your DS (touch screen bottom icon).
     
  5. Upperleft

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    why would you want to play the game in Japanese anyway [​IMG]
     
  6. PKGINGO

    PKGINGO GBAtemp Regular

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    Maybe (s)he is learning. Games, especially Phantom Hourglass (with furigana) and ones that have the english translation if you figure out the japanese, are a great medium to help learn a foreign language.
     
  7. ojsinnerz.

    ojsinnerz. Damned

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    Because there may be games that will take at least 6 months to localize, and people don't have the patience to wait that long.

    As for me, I've been playing JP games because they may never see a Localization (cough* Higurashi cough*)
     
  8. CyborgLizard
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    cuz i speak japanese
     
  9. Skwerl

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    BURN!
     
  10. asdf

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    [​IMG]

    Damn, I'm passing these out left and right today.
     
  11. Skwerl

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    i dont know if your making fun of me or the first poster, but thats funny.
     
  12. Raika

    Raika uguu

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    You bumped a year old thread just to go BURN? *brings out fire extinguisher*
     
  13. rockstar99

    rockstar99 Hi

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    Time for you to get BURNED by a mod if you do that again