Someone told me the 3DS XL dropped backwards compatibility

#1poopooSpartanPosted 8/4/2012 3:13:53 PM
Is this true?
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#2queirotacobellPosted 8/4/2012 3:15:02 PM
Did you check the lost and found?
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#3d0wnerPosted 8/4/2012 3:18:57 PM
Yes they needed room for the bigger stylus so they removed backwards compatibility to make it fit sucks I know D:
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#4squatch22Posted 8/4/2012 3:20:41 PM
Yeah, they got rid of the DS cartridge slot. Kept the 3DS slot tho.
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#5Tzuba12Posted 8/4/2012 3:28:25 PM
Lol
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#6iRaithYouPosted 8/4/2012 3:38:05 PM
No, it's still compatible with DS games.
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#7lunchEATSyouPosted 8/4/2012 3:43:32 PM
Did it break??
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#821_21Posted 8/4/2012 4:06:41 PM
Yeah, they got rid of backward compatibility. In fact DS games will be available on eshop from now on. Yes, even before gba games.
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#9Alias_NemesisPosted 8/4/2012 4:09:08 PM
WHAT?!?! how is that even possible?!?

on the regular 3DS, the DS/3DS slot can fit both! HOW AND WHY IN THE WORLD DID NINTEDO REMOVE THE DS COMPATIBILITY?!?
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#10Banjo2553Posted 8/4/2012 4:12:05 PM
Alias_nemesis posted...
WHAT?!?! how is that even possible?!?

on the regular 3DS, the DS/3DS slot can fit both! HOW AND WHY IN THE WORLD DID NINTEDO REMOVE THE DS COMPATIBILITY?!?


No, they're just joking. No need to worry. How DS games look on the 3DS XL has been talked about for some time.

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