Lost 3DS progress

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  1. cracker
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    cracker Nyah!

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    I thought this would be best suited for EOF since no good will come from this.

    I lost 2 hours of Kirby TD (100% completion of one world and then some) with a GW by stupidly tempting fate and not periodically exiting to save. :rolleyes:

    So what progress have you lost?
     
  2. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

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    Five or six hours of LoZ: Phantom Hourglass. Couldn't be arsed to replay it from the beginning, never played it again. Meh :glare:
     
  3. Foxi4

    Foxi4 On the hunt...

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    All progress in GTA: Chinatown Wars. Several times over. A later patch fixed the issue, but I never bothered to play the game again.
     
  4. FailName

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    I was abusing the save state function on my DSTWO when suddenly the DS froze. The flashcard didn't work after that until I put the microSD into my computer and found out that it had corrupted and needed a format. I lost all my DS saves that day.

    Ever since then I make backups of my save files from my DS and even my PSP.
     
  5. GameWinner

    GameWinner Take your heart

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    Losing progress is one of the few reasons I hate playing Disgaea on consoles. Never again...
     
  6. migles

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    this thread reminds me how much i need an UPS on my desktop...
     
  7. raulpica

    raulpica With your drill, thrust to the sky!

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    I remember turning off my Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow game when the "DO NOT TURN OFF" screen still hadn't disappeared. I don't know why I did it. Anyway, my save got corrupted just before the last boss. I had to replay the entire game in the next days to get back to that point and finish the game :(
     
  8. Ammako

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    Not on 3DS, but I exited Super Mario Advance 4 without saving after completing a couple of annoying e-Levels because I forgot that this game didn't save automatically.
     
  9. Lycanroc

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    Over 200 hours on Pokemon White 2. My pokédex was almost complete ;-;
     
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  10. Flame

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    not on the 3DS but was playing on a leaf green i think, where the got a shiny starter i think... so i thought let me save... its on emu and it didnt let me save... had to start again to fix it, this in like 2008(?). :(
     
  11. Tom Bombadildo

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    I forgot
    I reinstalled Windows on my Desktop a few months ago just because and completely forgot to backup all my Dark Souls 2 saves :sad: Lost a good 200 hours across multiple characters, including my perfect Bombadildo PvP build :sad:
     
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  12. cracker
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    cracker Nyah!

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    With the exception of the SMA4 story (maybe?) I feel very fortunate. I guess I am leery of playing RPGs with my GW (at least until I get a good 32G microSD).
     
  13. Foxi4

    Foxi4 On the hunt...

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    Penis versus Penis? :unsure:
     
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  14. ComeTurismO

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    Did you try turning your 3DS on and off again?
     
  15. cracker
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    cracker Nyah!

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    Bwah! :lol:

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