GBA button configeration on DS

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by Electric_Wizard, Nov 23, 2007.

  1. Electric_Wizard
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    Electric_Wizard GBAtemp Regular

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    I'm getting a DS very shortly, and I'm delighted to see that (with the right equipment) I can play all my old GBA roms on it.

    How does button configeration work for GBA games played on a DS. I only ask because I've got my fingers crossed that I'll be able to play StreetFighter Alpha 3 with all 6 buttons on the DS. I suspect that I'm not going to get the answer that I would like, so let me down gently.

    Take it easy folks.
     
  2. striding

    striding Advanced Member

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    Sorry to tell you this, but the X&Y buttons are unresponsive in Gba mode.
    However, I also own StreetFighter 3 Alpha for Gba and it plays great on the DS [​IMG]
     
  3. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    Snes/megadrive emulation is not bad these days which is probably the better route.

    Also it does not answer your question per se but there is a mod chip to switch the keys used in GBA mode. There was a topic around here in Early September as I recall.

    Edit: yeah that is one of them.
     
  4. chuckstudios

    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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  5. Electric_Wizard
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    Electric_Wizard GBAtemp Regular

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    I was 99% sure that would be the case. Oh well.

    Good idea going the emulation route though. I'll certainly give the trusty snes SSF2T a go.
     
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