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    Today the first dumps of Nintendo Switch game cartridges have appeared online:

    Here is the release nfo for Breath of the Wild:

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    ÛÛÛ      þ Date ............  þ  ......  þ   19/07/2017              þ      ÛÛÛ
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    ÛÛÛ  ÛÛ                Well Time to do a Switch Release                 ÛÛ  ÛÛÛ
    ÛÛÛ ÛÛ    The First of its Kind so we better include some information    ÛÛ ÛÛÛ
    ÛÛÛ ÛÛ       This is a Dump from the Cart done on a Switch Console       ÛÛ ÛÛÛ
    ÛÛÛ ÛÛ         included is the exeFS and the romFS(in .istorage)         ÛÛ ÛÛÛ
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    ÛÛÛ ÛÛ   so we removed the uniqueness and this is what we are left with  ÛÛ ÛÛÛ
    ÛÛÛ ÛÛ       mine to your hearts content and maybe learn something       ÛÛ ÛÛÛ
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  3. callmebob
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  4. MrShawnTRods

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    Flashcarts like the sky3ds might be viable for the switch?
    Then again, there is nothing worth pirating on the system
     
  5. smileyhead

    smileyhead I like cute stuff.
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    owo what's this
     
  6. Arras

    Arras GBAtemp Guru
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    Reminder that Vita dumps existed years before the thing ever got hacked.
     
  7. H1B1Esquire

    H1B1Esquire RxTools, the ultimate CFW machine.
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    Deeeaaaamnnn. I'll say by February, it seems like we'll have a "big menu" or "Sky++" to play with. And by 2019, Switch will be replaced by New Super Retro Arcade Classic Neo Nintendo 1CubeDS 4HDK with FIOS X AT&T.
     
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    It's begun!
     
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    Wonder if this will be like the 3DS where it took another two years for things to get going but with the news the kernel has been dumped it might already be a little while before something shows up - they can read out version numbers and title IDs too...

    EDIT - dumped with the hardware - so code execution is possible then.
     
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    I'm feeling now like daniel bryan fan.

    Yes! Yes! Yes! Yes! Yes!!!!!!
     
  12. Haider Raza

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    Good news.
     
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    Is this true because I cant find them on any site? no private P2P has them or any private sites. @T-hug I'm not sure were you got your sources from but I think they are fake.
     
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    Intriguing but still useless at this point.
     
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    What are the implications of this? Does this mean, the dumping was software based or was the console hard modded?
     
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    C0mm4nd_ Aspirant Wii U homebrew dev :P
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    Bad news, piracy is always bad (Actually Piracy delayed IOSU Exploit release in the Wii U scene)
     
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    "The Switch is easy to develop for"
    Good news for devs and hackers alike :creep:
     
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    the rls where pred on topsites
     
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    Piracy might be bad for the Switch development as it scares people away. But yet again this are just raw game dumps with literally no way to use them
     
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    C0mm4nd_ Aspirant Wii U homebrew dev :P
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    Yes, but when they release exploits, these dumps will be playable
     
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    why does it always have to come back to OH NO PIRACY , OH NO THIS WILL BE BAD , OH NO
     
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