If we can download game files from Nintendo's servers, why aren't upcoming 3DS games being leaked?

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by LeafyIsHere, Oct 19, 2016.

  1. LeafyIsHere

    LeafyIsHere Member

    Aug 23, 2016
    United States
    Because I know eShop games are preloadable.
  2. _Pro_Man_

    _Pro_Man_ GBAtemp Regular

    May 21, 2015
    United States
    We need the encyrpted and decrypted keys in order to download the games (reason for the title key website). Without these keys, we cannot successfully download the game. A great example of this would be the Pokémon Sun/Moon special demo. We could find out the titleid and the demo in Nintendo's servers, but without the decrypted key, we could not successfully download the game (it would fail).
  3. tan-tan

    tan-tan GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 9, 2011
    You need the keys in order to decrypt the preloaded game. The files on the CDN are useless without that.

    EDIT: damn, ninja'd
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