I figured, the games might not be available for DS or DS lite, but what if 3DS games could work on DSi/XLs? I mean, if there is a setting to enhance, or even lower and turn off the 3D picture on the new games for 3DS, couldn't you use them for DSi?
The DSiXL is just a bigger DSi, which is an enhanced DS. Just like Gameboy Advance Micro/SP are upgrades of the Gameboy Advance. Can you play DS games on your Gameboy Advance SP? no, just like you can't play them on your Gameboy Advance.
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sigh. no, they cannot. the 3DS is a WHOLE NEW system, not just a new version of the ds. the graphics on it are MUCH BETTER than ds graphics. you cant play SNES games on a NES, and you cant play 3DS games on a DS
Probably. The processor is just as fast as the 3DS, but developers haven't utilized it fully yet for fear of alienating DS/DSlite gamers and losing profits. But, painting it as a new system, Nintendo is locking the 3DS carts from playing on the DSi to keep profits and please developers.
Shame, since the 3DS is just a DSi with gimmicky 3D.