Gateway 3DS Already Blocked

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  1. p1ngpong
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    p1ngpong Unamused frog

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    According to email responses sent out by the Gateway team the Gateway 3DS flashcart has already been blocked by the recent 3DS update. This has been reportedly confirmed in several emails sent to our members today.

    Reportedly they are working on a fix to get the card to work on a v6.x firmware fix but advise all potential early adopters to not update their 3DS for the foreseeable future.

    Mad gay props to Shadow#1 for the news!
     
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  2. virgildraco

    virgildraco Advanced Member

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    ok that's not good
     
  3. UltraHurricane

    UltraHurricane GBAtemp Regular

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  4. Metoroid0

    Metoroid0 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    That fast?! :lol:

    Ah NiN10Doh.... :glare: good thing I have 5.x I guess.
     
  5. GamerzHell9137

    GamerzHell9137 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Duh, ofc.
     
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  6. Metoroid0

    Metoroid0 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    But how? xD
     
  7. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

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  8. Nah3DS

    Nah3DS Madre de Dios! Es El POLLO DIABLO!!!

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    so the Cat & Mouse game begins...
     
  9. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

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    Huh, didn't take much for Nintendo to get it blocked.
     
  10. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

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  11. naved.islam14

    naved.islam14 Gbatemp's Official Dark Knight™

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    Nintendo to Gateway:

    "Inb4 ur rele4se"
     
  12. GamerzHell9137

    GamerzHell9137 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I remember peps saying ''Nintendo can't block a 1:1 clone''.
    Hah, they can! ;O;
     
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  13. Metoroid0

    Metoroid0 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Well they can obviously
     
  14. SSVAV

    SSVAV Lurker in space

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    This is good news for the 3DS. After all, the friggin thing does not allow for homebrew or rom patching, only piracy.
     
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  15. p1ngpong
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  16. Shadow#1

    Shadow#1 Wii & 3DS Softmod Expert

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  17. hhs

    hhs You will not like the outcome of this encounter

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    I haven't updated but I also haven't bought a card. Are nintendo's updates mandatory for new release games or just for the shop?

    I wonder if we can just stay on low firmware forever and just have stripped roms.
     
  18. Metoroid0

    Metoroid0 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Yeah, but if you leave some things out, it is just natural that people will ask such questions :)
     
  19. WiiUBricker

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    Yeah, but I believe the new update just happens to block gateway. It's hard to believe Nintendo specifically aimed to counter measure the gateway with the new update since it's not released yet.
     
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  20. Shadow#1

    Shadow#1 Wii & 3DS Softmod Expert

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    there was no leaving out of anything
     
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