The first announced DS VC game for 3DS!

Discussion in '3DS - Flashcards & Custom Firmwares' started by SirBeethoven, Mar 17, 2016.

  1. SirBeethoven
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  2. Harsky

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    Like the GBA Ambassador games, this is just something Nintendo hacked together so it's not going to be a DS emulator written from the ground up like the Wii U has.
     
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  4. astronautlevel

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    Either way, if we got DS VC games that would be awesome. We could probably do injections like we do with GBA games.
     
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    My reaction XDDDD
     
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  6. pdapanda

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    It is not the first
     
  7. Bubsy Bobcat

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    Yeah, I'm purty sure this'll be recompiled DSiWare just like that Advance Wars game.
     
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  8. Abcdfv

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    That's because the WiiU NEEDS it to be an emulator. A 3DS however is just a regular DS with some extra parts, so it will probably work in a similar way to AGB firm, which would just be running it on native hardware (Yes, the 3DS DOES have a physical ARM7 processor) with some hooks applied so the Home button still functions. I'd much rather have it running on native hardware than an emulator.
     
  9. andre104623

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    Where is the n64 vc games. Thats what i want
     
  10. Tomy Sakazaki

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    The question is, this is installed at console's NAND or in the SD. If it's installed in the SD, then this will be a breakthrough.
    If I'm not remembering wrong, there's already a way to inject DS games into DSiWare.
     
  11. astronautlevel

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    Precisely. The problem is the 3DS doesn't have enough space to install very many DS games. If this uses the SD card it would be awesome.
     
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    It is a Dsiware, yes,it is installed to nand
     
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  13. Harsky

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    I guess DS games will just be a rewards things only and not something for purchase. I also can't imagine a massive sized DS game being available anytime soon.
     
  14. SomeGamer

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    What's the difference between DS VC and DSiWare games?
     
  15. Robz8

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    Nothing. DS VC IS DSiWare. It's not really Virtual Console.
     
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  16. Abcdfv

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    Sitting in a bin, waiting on them to release a system that can actually emulate the N64.
     
  17. Arras

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    The 3DS is too weak for that, and I'm pretty sure it doesn't even have enough buttons.
     
  18. WiiUBricker

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    What? Since when? Source?
     
  19. Saiyan Lusitano

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    What exactly is the big deal about DS VC on 3DS? The 3DS can play DS BC games already so it's fruitless hype, imo.
     
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  20. ric.

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    If DS VC were to become a thing, we'd no longer have a need for flashcarts - not to mention it's more intuitive to just launch games from the Home Menu.