The analog will improve old DS games!

  • Topic Archived
  1. Boards
  2. Nintendo 3DS
  3. The analog will improve old DS games!

User Info: nostalgic_git

nostalgic_git
6 years ago#1
Yus! Like Super Mario 64 and similar games that had control issues due to the crappy D pad on the DS (Tomb Raider Legend and Rayman 2 also come to mind). The 3DS will give them a new lease of life!

User Info: koopabros64

koopabros64
6 years ago#2
They most likely won't utilize the slide pad.
The Platypus the reason games like spore exist.

User Info: ImGanondorfLol

ImGanondorfLol
6 years ago#3
Yes it will.
My signature is
two lines long.

User Info: M_Llama

M_Llama
6 years ago#4
Obviously he's not lieing, because that link to the information that TC provided is sure convincing and not made up.
XBL: MechanicLlama PSN: Cheap0ne
It's a shotgun.

User Info: MasterOtenko

MasterOtenko
6 years ago#5
No. Using common sense, you can see that it's flat-out impossible to have true analogue support for DS games, as they weren't even programmed for it.

The best you can hope for is using the slide pad as a substitute for the d-pad, but that's not analogue, most obviously because there would only be eight-directional input.
Unyu! Unya!

User Info: K3wlness

K3wlness
6 years ago#6
Maybe they were programmed for it? Maybe Nintendo was thinking ahead? At least, I hope so...
Gamertag: Ice Ice Hawt
"All you need is love." - John Lennon

User Info: shadowsean

shadowsean
6 years ago#7
The original DS games will not be able to take advantage of the slide pad because they were not programmed for it. Just like how some PSX classics on the PSN store like FF7 cannot have full analog control for movement. You can still use the analog stick in replace of some of the buttons but you will not be able to use it for 360 degree movement.

User Info: lfrit

lfrit
6 years ago#8
Like others have said, there is probably little chance of the analog stick being analog. There is the possibility of the analog stick being used as a replacement for the D-pad, but it would still just be replacing a D-pad, and as such, not allow for full analog control.

User Info: ffdgh

ffdgh
6 years ago#9
...well most, if not all virtual console games work with analog. so there may be a good chance.
SSBB-4768-7181-0493 MKW-3265-5611-1996
1453-4963-0274-7365 msc-1590-2358-9530

User Info: jesse7150

jesse7150
6 years ago#10
plus not all the games use the d-pad anyway so in those the slide pad would not be able to be used.
Today I step into the shoes of a great man, a man by the name of Dwayne Elizondo Mountain Dew Herbert Camacho.
  1. Boards
  2. Nintendo 3DS
  3. The analog will improve old DS games!

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived