GBC ROMS ON DS?

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  1. clickmaster
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    Is it possible to download Game Boy Colour ROMs onto an M3DS REAL?

    I already have the ROMs i want on my PC, but i am not sure how to get them onto the M3DS REAL.

    Any help?

    Thanks.
     
  2. megawalk

    megawalk The Legendary SRW Addict

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    alright my turn to say it
    "NO And never Will BE"
    sorry =/ somehow the ds can't handle it due to specific reasons =/
    if you are so interested playing them use a emulator instead
    unless a gba flashcard supports gbc too which i dont know if it does
    *Ignore this*

    Research turned out that Lameboy has also GBC support
    thats all
     
  3. InuYasha

    InuYasha Professional Coke Fiend

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    Research a program called Lameboy,which will allow you to play gbc games......
     
  4. aphirst

    aphirst "Aren't girls with pee-pees just men?"

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    If ran from the GBA Folder with the Touchpod Firmware, with the GBA Expansion inserted - the M3 Real will gladly play GBÂ ROMs. In addition, the emulator Lameboy has brilliant support for GBÂ ROMs, and will run on any Slot-1 flashcart.

    They won't natively work due to the nonpresence of a specific processor chip, but the DS is more than powerful enough to emulate. [​IMG]
     
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    Eon-Rider GBAtemp Maniac

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    So where have you downloaded them to now? Just make sure you specify where you would like to download them to (i.e. your M3's MicroSD).
     
  7. megawalk

    megawalk The Legendary SRW Addict

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    i thought lameboy only supported gb games 0.o well now i know. what it can do
     
  8. blarutoballz

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    use the lameboy which can be found in the downloads area of gbatemp
     
  9. Kuschel-Drow

    Kuschel-Drow GBAtemp Fan

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    The M3 real does play GBC roms with its GBA Expansion Pack? O_O!
    Never heard of that but I might try it then... >.<

    I'm using Lameboy for all the old Zelda games and stuff, but Alone In The Dark won't work with it... Q_Q
     
  10. aphirst

    aphirst "Aren't girls with pee-pees just men?"

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    From my experience, the built-in emulators don't automatically back-up the save files correctly (Yes, I know they're just pocketNES and goomba [​IMG]). Oh well, I can live without the aesthetically-pleasing scaling that pocketNES applies to Castlevania 2 (the scaling on nesDS never looks quite right, I think it's to do with the DS' native screen WIDTH).
    I just use nesDS and Lameboy, and don't really have any problems. I hope Nutki picks up on his project again, or releases the source...
     
  11. Kuschel-Drow

    Kuschel-Drow GBAtemp Fan

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    Meh... I should learn to read.
    Okay, old gameboy roms work if they're thrown into the GBA folder. GBC doesn't, it only works with an emulator. (Except for The Legend of Zelda DX which is acutally the GBC version of the previous GB game, THIS one works, only without colors... ^^)
     
  12. Maz7006

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    Lameboy Emulator, this has been answered like a million times, remember google and the search feature in this forum are your friends [​IMG]
     
  13. Chris_Skylock

    Chris_Skylock GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I cant quite understand how lameboy works. I tried it but it wont load my save files after saving it, of course.

    ~Chris
     
  14. aphirst

    aphirst "Aren't girls with pee-pees just men?"

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    Just make sure it's the same filename as the game, but with a .sav extension. Oh, and be sure that when you want to actually save the "save" to the microSD to press X, or to use the "quit" option in Lameboy. It's worked with Gameboy/Colour saves from VBA and other emulators for me.
     
  15. InuYasha

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    You probaly forgot to pick a save slot for each game by clicking the R button and making a selection of 0-9 as a save slot then hitting x or use the save on exit feature......
     
  16. aphirst

    aphirst "Aren't girls with pee-pees just men?"

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    The save slots are for Save States, not for SRAM saves...
     
  17. Rigle

    Rigle GBAtemp Regular

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    Lameboy [​IMG]