“I don’t want to be a part of piracy”

This week, 22-year-old Jordan Rabet sat down at his keyboard and told his many Twitter followers the good news: his year-long project to crack the 3DS’ security was finally at an end.

He had found a backdoor into Nintendo’s handheld – a way for anyone to load unofficial “homebrew” games, normally outlawed by companies due to fears such methods enable piracy.

What makes Rabet’s exploit, which he’s called NINJHAX (you’ll see why in a second), special is its simplicity. It is the first to work across all Nintendo 3DS types and does not require any fiddly programming skills. Continue reading

Thousands In Australia & New Zealand Attend Midnight Launches For New Nintendo 3DS And …

A momentous occasion for Nintendo fans down under and across the ditch

Last night, Australia and New Zealand were treated to the release of a brand new Nintendo system before both North America and Europe.

In a similar scenario to Nintendo’s homeland, Japan, existing models of the 3DS had reportedly reached the point of complete market saturation within Australia and New Zealand. As a reward of sorts, both of these countries were selected by Nintendo to assist in the western launch of the New Nintendo 3DS and XL. In-particular, to help test the waters for the eventual wider European release. Continue reading

NINJHAX Exploit Is All About Nintendo 3DS Homebrew And Not Piracy, Says Creator

Hack intended to attract bedroom coders to the 3DS, not stinkin’ pirates

Today marks the launch of the much-hyped NINJHAX exploit, which allows 3DS owners a backdoor to run unofficial software on their consoles. The hack is the work of 22-year-old student Jordan Rabet, and is so called because it requires a copy of the obscure puzzle platformer Cubic Ninja in order to work — a game which has suddenly shot up in value. Continue reading


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

21st November 2014 – SEGA® and Nintendo of Europe today announced the availability of Sonic Boom: Shattered Crysta l for Nintendo 2DS and 3DS and Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric for Wii U across Europe. These two games are cornerstones of the newly created Sonic Boom universe and expand the Sonic Boom vision for fans. Set in the same world as the Sonic Boom animated TV series, Sonic and team – including new friend Sticks – work together to stop the evil villain Lyric. Play as multiple characters, each with their own abilities, as they explore, fight and speed through an undiscovered land. Continue reading

Anniversary: The Nintendo DS is Now 10 Years Old

Went from baby phat to slim

It’s a big day for the original DS, as it’s 10 years to the day since the first model in the iconic family of systems — commonly referred to as the ‘phat’ — arrived in North America. Few will forget the E3 reveal of the DS by Reggie Fils-Aime, and its clamshell / dual screen design was a surprise after the sustained success of the Game Boy brand; touch screen gaming was also, in 2004, an innovative idea. Continue reading

R4i Sdhc Which Provide This Manufacturer Of R4i Sdhc Card

by hochit

The NEW R4i-SDHC DSi v1.Nine.A one cartomancy might hotest strengthen of pricey capsule development about the Nintendo DSi. I would say ther4i card card probable your individual Nintendo dsi to a comprehensive micro SD memory 3 ) which in flip points to on your Nintendo ds now you can view free videos, be a musician, pay a visit to snapshots, scan through e-publications a great deal! It is the finished technique with no having to shell out any extra components fairly potentially numerous contrived application software plan and right after that actually the greatest media marketing improvement you can in fact contemplate housing for your DSi online games console. Just load the file and then you are going to be presented with a r4i sdhc display screen and then the GUI (photo five). I won’t dwell also significantly on the GUI other than it follows a equivalent design to the indigenous 3DS GUI getting straightforward to navigate. There are unique icons for online video, music, video games and so on. I have tested loads of software program such as roms (with WOODR4) and all seem to be to be operating with out dilemma! While the crew guiding the r4i sdhc are operating on a repair to be a future element of a computer software update, shoppers are suggested to go into their Nintendo DS system options and set the day back again right up until the r4i sdhc card can proceed to perform as standard. In some circumstances, placing the day again up to a month is needed to quickly remedy the dilemma. Ther4i sdhc 3ds enables you to down load home brew online games, as properly as movie files, movie documents, MP3 information, and a total great deal more. You can even obtain eBooks and study them on your Nintendo DSi or DS lite models. This adapter is of the same dimensions as with other Nintendo DS regular match cartridges, and is typically inserted on slot one of your NDSi. The compatibility attribute of the new SDHC supports both aged and new NDS model, so this will not develop a dilemma. What is actually wonderful about this gadget is that you can retailer as numerous video games as you want without slowing down the downloading time, in simple fact customers stated that they are so great that downloading time is faster than at any time. One more R4 card product of the identical functions and probably far more is the EZ flash, it functions with all Nintendo DS model and has been claimed the fastest downloading velocity at any time created for r4i sdhc. If you strategy to buyr4i playing cards , it is quite valuable to merely do it online, not only will this preserve you time and is quite hassle-free than likely to a regional keep, but you can preserve cash since there are a good deal of on the internet stores that gives different discount rates and product sales. But the ideal thing about this is that online buying makes it possible for you to know all the features and specs of the R4 card. R4 card usually has incompatibility issue, and it is not even the shops fault why this takes place, the NDS homeowners are to blame simply because they acquire R4 cards without taking into consideration the design unit of their NDS. Joanne Write-up from: http://www.n3dscards.co.uk/weblog/2011/05/r4i-sdhc-which-offer-this-model-of-r4i-sdhc-card/

 I would say the r4i sdhc card possible your personal Nintendo dsi to a complete micro SD memory three ) which in flip details to upon your Nintendo ds now you can view totally free motion pictures, be a musician

Cubic Ninja Holds the Key to Hacking the Nintendo 3DS

Cubic Ninja

On November 17, it was made public that hacker Smealum found an exploit that could lead to the cracking of the 3DS. The exploit has been named SSSPwn. After months of work and collaboration is was discovered that one particular video game was the key to cracking the 3DS, Cubic Ninja. Nintendo fans may remember a similar experience with The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess on the Wii. Continue reading

Review: Pokemon Trading Card Game (Nintendo 3DS)


Pokemon Trading Card Game
Publisher: Nintendo
Developer: Hudson Soft
Genre: Card Game
Release Date: 11/13/2014 (GBC release on 04/10/2000)

People like me have been waiting for this for a long time. I’ve lost count of the hours I’ve spent on Pokemon TCG. I played the card game when I was in middle school, and I poured dozens of hours into the GBC adaptation as a young adult. Now I’m a little bit older and ready, willing, and able to pour hours into the virtual console port of the game.

Continue reading

Nintendo not planning paid DLC for latest Super Smash Bros games

Nintendo is not planning to release paid downloadable content for the latest installments of Super Smash Bros.

The firm wants to avoid being criticized for introducing premium DLC that may be regarded as content that should have been included from the get-go, according to series director Masahiro Sakurai.

Luigi in 'Super Smash Bros' for Wii U

© Nintendo

Continue reading

“Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth” Premium Edition UNBOXING, Skylanders Giveaway!

Here's an early review copy of "Persona Q: Shadows of the Labyrinth" for the Nintendo 3DS.Here’s an early review copy of “Persona Q: Shadows of the Labyrinth” for the Nintendo 3DS.

So, Atlus sent over the premium edition of “Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth” over for review.

the game, which drops November 25th, will allow gamers to choose two paths – they can either choose the “Persona 3″ path or the “Persona 4″ path. The premium edition includes a decorative Nintendo 3DS case, Sound of the Labyrinth music CD, cards and the game. Continue reading