R4 - Pokemon Black and White - noob questions

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by insane90, Feb 15, 2011.

  1. insane90
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    insane90 Member

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    May 3, 2009
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    Hi all,

    I've been away from the scene for some time now, mainly because i got into the PS3 and was hoping to get homebrew on that - but decided to go back to the DS.
    So i've got a DS Lite, an R4 and if i can get hold of one, a Pokemon Black or White ROM.

    Now, let the noob questions begin;

    1) will i need to do anything special to the R4 to make it play this game? I assume the game has some kind of encryption.
    2) Should i wait until an official English ROM comes out rather than the fan-made ones?
    3) If i do get hold of an English ROM, will it work with wi-fi as a normal game would?
    4) When is the English ROM expected to come out?

    thanks all , hope these questions were not too painful [​IMG]
     
  2. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    Dec 22, 2009
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    1) If you use Wood R4, no.
    2) That's your choice, but personally I would use the official english one.
    3) It should.
    4) No one knows.

    Keep in mind that piracy discussion on here is prohibited.
     
  3. insane90
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    insane90 Member

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    May 3, 2009
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    thanks Ping, and ill bear that in mind. To be honest, the game is only £25ish, i'll more than likely buy the game and then back it up so i don't need the cart on the move [​IMG]
     
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