US and European versions.... differences?

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by fatfree, Aug 4, 2006.

  1. fatfree

    fatfree Advanced Member

    Jul 13, 2006
    Are there differences between US and European releases of the same game?

    BESIDE the fact that some have foreign languages, are there any other differences within the same titled game?
  2. legendofphil

    legendofphil Phil no Densetsu

    Nov 19, 2002
    Usually the later version has any bugs fixed.
    It is rare if there is anything added or taken away.
    But some regions versions don't link with others.
  3. Ender15

    Ender15 GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 16, 2004
    United States
    Atlanta, GA. Second Earth.
    Also (not anymore, but a loooong while ago (SNES Roms, anyone)), the US versions tended to be a bit more censored than the Euro versions, which tended to be more free (but nothing like the jap versions lol).
  4. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    Sometimes the different regions use a different type of save (Mr Driller 2 on the GBA is the only version I can think of right now and even then that is a minor difference),

    Also because of the extra languages roms sometimes are bigger (Nintendogs is a good example for the DS and Riviera for the GBA).

    Sometimes roms are censored (GBA FF4 "dancer" is the only recent one that springs to mind).

    Bug fixes, I know of none for the DS although I honestly do no pay attention to such things (Perfect Dark on the N64 is about all I can think of right now).