Forgive me - region lock question

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by MewJS, Feb 6, 2013.

Feb 6, 2013
  1. MewJS
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    I havent toucheda ds game in like 3 yrs since bw release so am getting a 3 ds soon so need to ask u a question

    I am only can get a 3 ds in aussie ver but want to have a jp game to work on it

    So how i get to bypass the region lock?

    Sorry if this is asked to death as i tried searching and once again sorry if i overlook something

    Many thanks
     
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    DS games are region free
    DSi are region locked to EUR,USA,JAP
    3DS are region locked to EUR,USA,JAP,CHN,KOR

    there is no way around the locks currently
    you have to have that region console to play that region game

    some Japanese games released in China are Chinese region locked even tho they only contain Japanese text
     
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    So no hacks atm?
     
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    the 3DS has no Public hack

    DS Flashcards work only in DS Mode, exactly the same as it was on the DSi
     
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    Those flash cards only works for ds games?
     
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    all flashcards only work with DS games
     
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    I guess ill come back around april. Hopefully a hack will b out by then
     
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    If you mean april 2014 then yeah maybe. Seeing one this year though is pretty improbable.
     
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