All i really want is the ability to play the Jump X Star series assuming it comes to the 3ds. i mean the first two were hits on the DS, and i know me and my friends (despite knowing almost little to no Japanese) enjoyed the hell out of those 2 games. --- I walk alone in the universe as the last of The Time Lords!
No, it doesn't. Why would you just leave your system lying around in some other country, and what does any of that have to do with region locking?
He's on base in South Korea, if I remember correctly. He bought a 3DS from the commissary, and it came out of the box not working. Nintendo was, let's say reluctant to ship to and from base in a country not USA. He had to get it shipped back to the states. Thus, he doesn't have his 3DS with him. --- http://www.explosm.net/comics/657/