yeah backwords compatable, the 3DS can play DS games. DS cannot play 3DS games though iirc and I didn't expect it too either. Too much memory, too good graphics, and no 3D. --- Platinum fc-4855 8265 6509 Megaman Rj fc:2493 5945 5724 Yugioh 2010 4383 3896 9610 Gimmeh my Golden Sun Dark Dawn Naaaaaaao!
Well, the sticky thread at the top with the title "READ BEFORE POSTING" does say it's a new handheld >_> --- "Is that boy giving him a thumbs up for biting Ryu's crotch?" "I can see why such an action would win the approval of children everywhere."