Nintendo Letter Box for 3DS will be coming December 22 for free

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  1. chris888222
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    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

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    Good news to all existing (and possibly soon to be) 3DS owners, the messaging system will be up for download on December 22 for EU (and possibly other regions) absolutely free! Before Christmas as well! :lol:

    Source:
    http://www.nintendol...ber_2011_europe

    COME ON SWAPNOTE Nintendo America
     
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  2. Memoir

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    Somewhere, over there!
    interesting :)
     
  3. chris888222
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    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

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    I personally can't believe it's coming before Christmas.
     
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  4. RupeeClock

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    Very nice, can't wait to share some cool stuff.

    They better not impose some shit where you can't exchange notes with foreign friends though, but I extremely doubt it.
     
  5. chris888222
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    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

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    It's between the friend list, so I doubt that'll happen. :)
     
  6. Memoir

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    Somewhere, over there!
    I get my 3DS within the next couple of days, too. :D Will be great to be treated to such an app.
     
  7. DinohScene

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    I agree.
    Hope this will be globally.
     
  8. chris888222
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    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

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    It is FL FL.
     
  9. frogboy

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    Wow, an early release? I thought they had this slated for NEXT year...
     
  10. Wizerzak

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    Damn, I misread this as having something to do with the letterbomb hack for the wii... you had my hopes raised for a moment there.

    Oh well, still looks like a pretty neat feature.
     
  11. Clydefrosch

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    i so knew that, if i read this thread, someone would at least mention letterbomb...
    not owning a 3ds atm, but does this work online? or is it wifi range only like... pictochat
     
  12. heartgold

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    I'll be sure to message you Chris. ;)
     
  13. frogboy

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    I'd sure hope so. It would be a BIG mistake for Nintendo to not-include that kind of functionality.
     
  14. shakirmoledina

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    yes its the same but with tech comes new bugs, it has taken time to resolve them
     
  15. BoxmanWTF

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    ....spotpass isn't online?
    it says it supports spotpass and streetpass :P
     
  16. Keva

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    From the title, I thought this was something to do with video playback...
     
  17. awssk8er

    awssk8er GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I'm so glad it's free. This way everyone has it.
     
  18. soulx

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    While this is nice, it's pointless if you can't multi-task (integration with friends-list?) with it.
     
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  19. tigris

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    I was under the impression that this is what would happen.
    Seriously?!
     
  20. gamefan5

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    YES. Basically, it's Pictochat with online features. You can also send pics and audio messages with it. LOL A 3DS SKYPE. YAAAAAAAAAY! The 3DS just keeps getting better and better.
     
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