N64 compatibility? Eur and US

Discussion in 'Other Consoles & Oldies' started by Sao Mortel, Mar 8, 2010.

  1. Sao Mortel
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    Sao Mortel GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I have a US N64 console would it be compatible with a Europe cart??
    My guess is no but if you know where to check that tell me pls
     
  2. Jamstruth

    Jamstruth Secondary Feline Anthropomorph

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    No, different video encoding limits it, sorry!
     
  3. pacha69

    pacha69 GBAtemp Regular

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    Even the shape of the cartridge is different..... They don't fit in the n64
     
  4. FragAguy

    FragAguy GBAtemp Regular

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    weren't there converters where you had to put 1 game from your region, and 1 game from a foreign region and than you could play the game out of your region? I know for sure ther are there for SNES cause I own one.
     
  5. pacha69

    pacha69 GBAtemp Regular

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    Probably.
     
  6. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

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    Yep, there's lockout bypass carts for the N64 as well.
     
  7. syko5150

    syko5150 GBAtemp Syko!

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    yeah i had a converter for The Legend of Zelda Majora's Mask i have a US N64 and Japanese Cartridge
     
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