Japanese DSI XL

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Feb 19, 2011

Japanese DSI XL by eugene12345 at 6:49 AM (1,889 Views / 0 Likes) 9 replies

  1. eugene12345
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    Hi guys I'm planning to buy a DSI XL(used) but its japanese, so I just want to ask you guys a few questions if you don't mind [​IMG]

    1. Can I change the language's menu to english
    2. Can I play english ds games on it
    3. Is there a bypass for region lock
    4. I have a friend who plays pokemon on his ds lite, can I play with him over the wifi even though I have jap dsxl
    5. Is the acekard2i good enough?
    6. With the 3ds coming out can I still play on wifi?
    Thanks,
    I'm still searching for answers on google so I'm asking here to save up some time
     
  2. Frogman

    Member Frogman This could be you!

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    1.no
    2.Yes
    3.No ( for dsi games anyway)
    4.Yes
    5.Yes
    6.Yes??
     
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    1. No
    2. Yes (except for DSI enhanced games)
    3. No
    4. Yes
    5. Yes, but watch out for clones
    6. Yes
     
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    Member machomuu Drops by occasionally

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    No, he can only play JP games. The DSi isn't region free and the only way to play games from other regions is through flashcarts. Nevermind.
     
  5. eugene12345
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    So if I buy pokemon black/white in english I can't play it unless I use flashcarts?
     
  6. eugene12345
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    1. No
    2. Yes (except for DSI enhanced games)
    3. No
    4. Yes
    5. Yes, but watch out for clones
    6. Yes
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    I thought only r4 had clones?
     
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    Crap, I was wrong. You can play English DS games on a Japanese DSiXL. That said, Black and White are DSi enhanced and will not work.
     
  8. eugene12345
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    Ah I see, two more questions please [​IMG]
    1. When I browse the net or battle something on pokemon is the language also japanese or will it change depending on the game?
    2. Can I play wifi battles with americans even if I have a japanese version of pokemon black since its region locked so I don't have a choice

    I'm studying jap anyway so I guess I won't be missing much on dsi ware soon
     
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    1. If you have a JP Black then the language will be Japanese.
    2. Yes
     
  10. eugene12345
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    But if I have for example pokemon pearl US the wifi menu will be in english right?
     

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