Video of DSTWO working on North American 3DS

Discussion in 'Supercard' started by Kentoss, Mar 29, 2011.

Mar 29, 2011
  1. Kentoss
    OP

    Member Kentoss GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 29, 2008
    Messages:
    137
    Location:
    Ontario, Canada
    Country:
    Canada
    [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Bqd3YoXrlw[/youtube]

    Shot this real quick after work today. Just in case anyone has any worries about using the DSTWO on the 3DS. Everything in the video is 100% up to date.

    If you'd like me to gather any video evidence of anything, feel free to ask. [​IMG]

    Also: It's in HD if you really care.

    UPDATE

    Here's that video showing off the GBA Emulation and SNES Emulation:

    [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsVTRDHsz_g[/youtube]

    Again, I didn't really plan it out and it was shot in maybe 2 or 3 takes, so try not to nitpick on quality. [​IMG]
     


  2. Pyrmon

    Member Pyrmon Burnin' Monkey Love

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2010
    Messages:
    1,086
    Location:
    Montreal
    Country:
    Canada
    Nice video, but old news.
     
  3. haddad

    Member haddad GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Joined:
    Aug 12, 2010
    Messages:
    1,519
    Country:
    Canada
    Even though it is old news, we should thank him in taking the time to videotape this news [​IMG]
     
  4. Kentoss
    OP

    Member Kentoss GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 29, 2008
    Messages:
    137
    Location:
    Ontario, Canada
    Country:
    Canada
    To be quite frank I don't give a shit about being the first to deliver news. I'm not a reporter, this isn't a news cast. I find a lot of people read conflicting information (Flash Carts will brick your 3DS. It works fine! It doesn't work at all! Don't update firmware!), and get easily confused about it. Video evidence is always the way to go.
     
  5. haddad

    Member haddad GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Joined:
    Aug 12, 2010
    Messages:
    1,519
    Country:
    Canada
    I think ur video is really good and useful, good job
     
  6. AndroidDem0man

    Member AndroidDem0man GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2010
    Messages:
    295
    Location:
    New York
    Country:
    United States
    lol your vid has better quality then mine, i shot mine with my iphone 3gs.
     
  7. Kentoss
    OP

    Member Kentoss GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 29, 2008
    Messages:
    137
    Location:
    Ontario, Canada
    Country:
    Canada
    Thank you Haddad. [​IMG]

    Also @AndroidDem0man, lmao I shot mine with an iPhone 4. Great minds think alike?
     
  8. yifan_lu

    Member yifan_lu @yifanlu

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2007
    Messages:
    570
    Country:
    United States
    Nice video, but would be cooler if you should GBA compatibility.
     
  9. haddad

    Member haddad GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Joined:
    Aug 12, 2010
    Messages:
    1,519
    Country:
    Canada
    I record all my videos using my iPhone 3Gs [​IMG]
     
  10. Chubbo1793

    Newcomer Chubbo1793 Advanced Member

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2010
    Messages:
    64
    Country:
    United States
    Thanks for the video, Kentoss. [​IMG]

    Also to Haddad, thanks for putting up your videos as well, I love to watch them since they're all helpful.

    Keep up the great work guys!

    One last question, can you use the 3DS's big screen to show the SNES emulator using all of the display modes?
    (Just curious as to if there's a way to display the games without having to take pixels out.)
    I wonder if anybody is working on that.
     
  11. YayMii

    Member YayMii hi

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2009
    Messages:
    4,882
    Location:
    that place
    Country:
    Canada
    You're actually misreading the "conflicting" information.
    The theory is that you'll have a risk of bricking if you use a flashcart if you update. Yeah, it works on the 3DS, it's been confirmed, but people are straying away because of updates. There's a big update coming in May that'll bring a lot of updates anyway.
     
  12. Eric345

    Member Eric345 GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2010
    Messages:
    216
    Country:
    United States
    What firmware are you using?
     
  13. YayMii

    Member YayMii hi

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2009
    Messages:
    4,882
    Location:
    that place
    Country:
    Canada
    The DStwo's firmware has to be 1.09 to work on the 3DS.
    The 3DS's firmware doesn't really matter.
     
  14. Opium

    Former Staff Opium PogoShell it to me ™

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2002
    Messages:
    8,185
    Location:
    Australia
    Country:
    Australia
    Great video. I enjoyed it.

    One thing I'd like to know though is does the DSTwo show up as DSTwo in the 3DS's activity log or does it show up as Alex Rider?
     
  15. Toader

    Member Toader GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2009
    Messages:
    210
    Location:
    Mushroom Kingdom
    Country:
    United States
    I want to know this too. Anyone?
     
  16. slayerdx

    Member slayerdx GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2010
    Messages:
    151
    Country:
    United States
    i would be more worried about the logs. I mean I know alex rider is a great game and all (it's not...) but I think nintendo is gonna see something strange when it notices 1000+ members (all the flashcards pretty much use alex rider) logging 100+ hours on the same game.

    also to that question I heard it logs as alex rider.
     
  17. Shabutie78

    Member Shabutie78 GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2010
    Messages:
    437
    Country:
    United States
    even though it's suspicious, i don't think it's enough "proof" to warrant nintendo the right to ban(from what?)/brick(illegal)/pour water on your 3DS, or whatever people are afraid they're gonna do.

    also, are you certain it logs the time spent playing each title?

    also:
    @kentoss:
    how is it a work in progress? your DS2 is working perfectly on the 3DS.
     
  18. Kentoss
    OP

    Member Kentoss GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 29, 2008
    Messages:
    137
    Location:
    Ontario, Canada
    Country:
    Canada
    @yaymii I'm actually not misreading or misunderstanding the conflicting information. What I was saying is that it's easy to get confused by it. I've seen and talked to a lot of people who thought the information about the 3DS bricking was for the current 3DS firmware. That was the point of that post.

    @shabutie78 When I said it was a work in progress I was referring to the 3DS itself, as a lot of important software features are disables until a future update.

    To everyone else: the DSTWO shows up as Alex Rider in the activity logs. As far as the 3DS is concerned, the game inserted is Alex Rider and nothing else. Would be cool if supercard found a way to inject the headers for the roms we're playing.

    Also I have to send my 3DS back to Nintendo, due to a screen defect. So I suppose we'll find out soon if they can detect flashcart usage :s

    I will make another video showing off the features of the DSTWO on the 3DS.
     
  19. Shabutie78

    Member Shabutie78 GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2010
    Messages:
    437
    Country:
    United States
    well i'm sure when they see you've been playing alex rider so many times, it'll be kinda obvious that you've been gettin' your piracy on. since alex rider is a horrible game, and all.
    but like i said that alone isn't enough to allow them to do anything about it. all roses are flowers, but not all flowers are roses. (roses=flash cart / flowers = alex rider)
    idk, it came off the top of my head. you get it.
     
  20. Kentoss
    OP

    Member Kentoss GBAtemp Regular

    Joined:
    May 29, 2008
    Messages:
    137
    Location:
    Ontario, Canada
    Country:
    Canada
    I'll just wipe the information off of it when I send it in.

    Here's that video showing off the GBA Emulation and SNES Emulation:

    [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsVTRDHsz_g[/youtube]

    Again, I didn't really plan it out and it was shot in maybe 2 or 3 takes, so try not to nitpick on quality. [​IMG]
     

Share This Page