GBA rom question

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Dr.Norton, Jan 20, 2008.

  1. Dr.Norton
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    Dr.Norton Advanced Member

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    Sorry if im a bit confused.

    i have a card that lets me view and load stuff from my slot-2

    but when i put a .gba ROM file in and start it, it dont work.

    any game ive had to use some sort of emulator, for gbc, and snes = work fine

    .nds files some, load, not a concern right now.

    but gba files dont load/run with anything
     
  2. Destructobot

    Destructobot Crave the Hammer

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    Which flashcart do you have? Never mind, I looked though your posts and you have some Datel cart. It won't run commercial GBA games.

    You'll need a real flashcart if you want to play commercial GBA or DS games.
     
  3. Dr.Norton
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    ya im waiting on ebuyrealm.com still..

    hope i get my DSTT soon.. .. Sigh.
     
  4. DanTheManMS

    DanTheManMS aka Ricochet Otter

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    The DSTT won't let you play GBA games either as it's a slot-1 device. Only slot-2 devices with extra RAM (or NOR flash) can play GBA games. Once your DSTT comes in, consider the EZ-V 3in1 expansion pack if you want to play GBA games.
     
  5. animethunder

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    What's the best GBA flashcart to get that CAN play commercial GBA games?
     
  6. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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  7. DaMummy

    DaMummy GBAtemp Maniac

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    dstt have expansion packs that come with it, theyre ewin gba/ram & rumble pack
     
  8. Satangel

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