Cartridge Codes on 3DS/DS games.

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3 years ago#1
A long time ago, I remember a topic where people compiled a huge list of the two-character cartridge codes at the bottom of the 3DS/DS labels. The two characters you look at are as follows:

3DS: LNA-CTR-AxxE-USA
DS: NTR-A (E, or Y) xxE-USA

Advance Wars: Dual Strike
WR -- Advance Wars

Advance Wars: Days of Ruin
W2 -- Advance Wars DS 2

Aliens: Infestation
EY -- Ellen Ripley (The main character of the Alien franchise)

Animal Crossing: New Leaf
GD -- No idea what this is.

Big Brain Academy
YA -- No idea what this is.

Brain Age
ND -- No idea what this is.

Brain Age 2
NM -- No idea what this is.

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow -- Mirror of Fate
CF -- Castelvania: Lords of Shadow -- MIrror of Fate

Contra 4
CT -- Contra

CrossworDS
CU -- No idea what this is.

Crosswords Plus
Q8 -- No idea what this is.

Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D
YT -- No idea what this is.

Electroplankton
TI -- Toshio Iwai (Developer of the game)

Final Fantasy III
FF -- Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy IV
F4 -- Final Fantasy 4

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon
FE -- Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem: Awakening
FE -- Fire Emblem

Flash Focus
G3 -- No idea what this is.

Kid Icarus: Uprising
KD -- Kid Icarus

Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D
QE -- Master Quest

Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass
ZE -- Zelda

Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
KI -- No idea what this is.

Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon
GG -- I thought maybe something with E. Gadd, but I'm not sure.

Mario Kart 7
MK -- Mario Kart

Mario Tennis Open
GA -- No Idea what this is.

Metal Gear Solid 3D: Snake Eater
MG -- Metal Gear

Metroid Prime Pinball
P2 -- Second Metroid Prime cartridge on the DS (if you include First Hunt)?

New Super Mario Bros.
2D -- 2D Mario

New Super Mario Bros. 2
BE -- No idea what this is.

Paper Mario: Sticker Star
G5 -- No idea what this is.

Picross DS
XP -- No idea what this.

Picross 3D
6P -- Cubes have 6 sides, and then Picross

Planet Puzzle League
8N -- No idea what this is.

Star Fox 64 3D
NR -- No idea what this is.

Steel Diver
SD -- Steel Diver

Style Savvy: Trendsetters
CL -- No idea what this is.

Super Mario 64 DS
SM -- Super Mario

Super Mario 3D Land
RE -- No idea what this is.

Tetris Axis
TL -- No idea what this is.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy
TH -- Theatrhythm Final Fantasy

Trauma Center: Under the Knife
KD --Choshi tto Kadukeusu (Japanese title for the game)

Obviously some of them are painfully obvious, others make no sense, but some of the are really cool like the Aliens: Infestation, Electroplankton, New Super Mario Bros., and Picross 3D.

Post yours and if you figure out any of the ones above, post it!
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3 years ago#2
fascinating.
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3 years ago#3
the gg on dm is good game :P
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3 years ago#4
I always wondered what some of those letters meant. Thanks for sharing
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3 years ago#5
Nintendo has always done this with the serial numbers for their games, even back in the NES - SNES era.
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3 years ago#6
Legend of Zelda Spirit Tracks:
KI - Zelda no Densetsu: Daichi no Kiteki
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3 years ago#7
why do I feel like these are just coincidences?
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3 years ago#8
MegaMettaur posted...
why do I feel like these are just coincidences?


That would explain why Final Fantasy 3 is "FF" and Final Fantasy 4 is "F4".
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3 years ago#9
Forty_Aces posted...
MegaMettaur posted...
why do I feel like these are just coincidences?


That would explain why Final Fantasy 3 is "FF" and Final Fantasy 4 is "F4".


and why one zelda game is "ZE" and the other is "QE" and the last one is "KI"

and why New Super Mario Brothers is "2D" and NSMB2 is "BE"
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