Gens 1-2 were cut off compatibility-wise and have dying cartridge batteries. Gen 3 is fully compatible and preservable. NO REMAKES. Waste of time.
1, Money. 2. The games are cut off because the 3DS doesn't have a GBA slot. 3. We didn't need the Gen 2 games at all because we could already get all of the Pokemon from existing games. 4. Time events like growing berries won't happen because dead batteries. --- "Murder of the living is tragic, but murder of the idea is unforgivable." - Janus, speaker of the synod
My Blue, Yellow, Silver, Crystal, Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, and LeafGreen all save fine. I dunno what people do to their games to make them die so quickly.
They'll save. Any time-related functionality no longer works because the internal battery is dry. --- River Song: Well, I was off to this gay gypsy bar mitzvah for the disabled when I thought 'Gosh, the Third Reich's a bit rubbish, I think i'll kill the Fuhrer'