Mario Maker 3DS and Gateway Questions

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by Skeet1983, Dec 7, 2016.

  1. Skeet1983

    Skeet1983 GBAtemp Addict

    Apr 22, 2012
    United States
    Somewhere, out there...
    I have and use Gateway and am thinking about picking up Mario Maker 3DS and have a few questions:

    - When I dump game, does it need to be converted to Card1 or Card2 format like Pokemon Sun/Moon needed to be?
    - Is it safe to go online with game on Gateway? Any ban risks?
    - How should I dump game (Gateway dump or Decrypt9) and do I need Private Header?

    Thoughts on all this GREATLY appreciated :)
  2. GalladeGuy

    GalladeGuy Freeze Kirby :3

    Oct 28, 2015
    United States
    Using a Gateway isn't safe, online or not. You should really consider switching to Luma3DS. It's completely free, has zero chance of bricking your console, and has several other features that Gateway doesn't have. You can even continue using your Gateway card along side it if you don't want it to go to waste.
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  3. Quantumcat

    Quantumcat Dead and alive

    Nov 23, 2014
    Canberra, Australia
    Online with flashcarts you always need a private header. For the other question you could have just tried it out rather than ask. Or ask in noob paradise.
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