Professor Layton & the Unwound Future? D:

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by MightyNugget, Sep 15, 2010.

  1. MightyNugget
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    I absolutely adore the Professor Layton series, but I went to play the newest one.. but apparently it has an AP of some sort? [​IMG] (Or does it?) [​IMG]
    I use an R4i Gold, from r4ids. Its currently on the 1.3 firmware. (Not sure if I should upgrade it to 1.4, worried that it'll explode or something.)
    Would upgrading it to 1.4 actually make a difference? Or should I just keep it 1.3.

    If that doesn't make sense..

    Does Professor Layton and the Unwound Future have an AP?
    and..
    Should I upgrade my R4 to 1.4?




    This is probably off-topic.. Its sorta a mix of two categories..
     
  2. YayMii

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    1. I'm not sure if PLUF has AP, as I use a DStwo, which has built-in anti-AP.
    2. I don't think it's a good idea to update. As of now, you can only update to 1.4.1, which blocks most flashcarts (even the 1.4-fixed ones). But if you were to have updated earlier, you would've gotten free DSiWare goodies like Flipnote Studio and Photo Dojo (PD is $2 right now. It was free for a limited time).
     
  3. MightyNugget
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    Ooh. ; o; Lucky. I really wanted to play the game too.

    and..

    Really? Wow. O_O I guess its good I asked before I upgraded.. Although I wanted that flipbook thingie. [​IMG]
     
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    How will I be able to tell if it works or not? o_o..
     
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    twiztidsinz Taiju Yamada Fan

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    You'll see Alex Rider: Strombringer as the icon in the DSi menu.
     
  7. Prof. 9

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    I completed the VENOM release on AKAIO 1.7.1 yesterday, so you should have no problems. Just make sure you don't get the clean ROM because that one apparently has AP.
     
  8. Kentoss

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    I ripped a clean ROM myself from the retail cartridge, and it worked fine on my DSTWO. Actually, once or twice it froze while saving, but the majority of the time it worked fine. I'm not sure about other cartridges, though.
     
  9. suruz

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    ....Even the so-called "fixed" VENOM release crashed for me. Well it lasted a lot longer than the clean version, but it froze in a random place..

    Is the VENOM version meant to be completely glitch-free? I'm on Wood R4 1.12 by the way.

    EDIT: Nevermind.. I tried turning off the Soft-Reset function and it seems to have solved my problems [​IMG]
     
  10. Arlock41

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    The clean rom is working for my M3.
     
  11. cow1453

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    Wheres the soft reset function
     
  12. suruz

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    If you're using Wood:

    1) Have the game selected and press the Y button.
    2) Then press Y again to go to Settings.
    3) Then press R once, so that you are on the 'Features' menu.
    4) Change 'Reset in Game' to Off
    5) Press the A button to confirm.

    This may or may not work..
    First you obviously need the correct VENOM rip of the game (Just google it, as it must be SOMEWHERE)
    If you start the game and you see an anime movie cutscene, it means you have the right version. I think the other version cut out the FMV movies and froze after the first scene.
     
  13. k4zu

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    btw i have same problems with my edge it black out and i updated my firmware 1.1
    still wont work could someone help me plz
     
  14. anonymourse

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    I have an ak2 on AKAIO 1.7.1 and it freezes on a black screen after you press ok after looking at the first mystery. I have the clean rom by the way. Should i get the VENOM version? [​IMG]
     
  15. suruz

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    Yes, get the VENOM version. Right now there's no fix for the other version.