Super Mario 64 DS not working on 3DS

#1rikukey99Posted 10/9/2013 5:14:54 PM
Hey everyone, I was told to try posting it here because I might get more responses
I can't see why this would happen, just hoping for some help or suggestions

I bought Super Mario 64 DS earlier this year and it worked fine, my friend and my teacher own the game as well and all 3 of them worked fine.
it seems like after the most recent update for the 3ds it all of a sudden isn't working for 3ds anymore. not just my copy but all 3 of ours stopped working, we tried them on eachothers 3ds' as well.
just wondering if someone else has had this problem.
oh by the way, the 3ds regognises it's mario 64 ds on the menu but once you boot the game up it shows a black screen with white text saying
"An error has occured.
Press and hold the POWER Button
to turn the system off.
Please refer to the Operatioins
Manual for details."

thanks for reading
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#2Baha05Posted 10/9/2013 5:16:00 PM
Maybe clean the contact points?
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#3T3H_1337_N1NJ4Posted 10/9/2013 5:17:15 PM
Might it be a pirated copy?
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#4SlaysmePosted 10/9/2013 5:17:38 PM
They are bootlegs.
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#5IlovepeasoupPosted 10/9/2013 5:17:55 PM
T3H_1337_N1NJ4 posted...
Might it be a pirated copy?

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#6iMURDAuPosted 10/9/2013 5:24:36 PM
Mine works fine. Did you happen to buy it on ebay from an hong kong or china based seller? If so you got duped.
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#7rikukey99(Topic Creator)Posted 10/9/2013 5:26:31 PM
thanks for the responses so far, I had a suspicion that they might be pirated versions, is there any way of telling from the cart?
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#8rikukey99(Topic Creator)Posted 10/9/2013 5:28:31 PM
oh and no, it's from an australian seller on ebay, I live in australia as well
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#9FoxzHoundPosted 10/9/2013 5:33:40 PM
Had this happen to me recently. After cleaning it, ejecting it, and hoping about 10 times it finally showed up. Then I played it for 10 minutes.
#10SMASHKING84Posted 10/9/2013 5:39:36 PM
I'm having problems with my copy as well.
during the mission you fly arround with you wing cap to get 8 red coins,i can't seem to fly right.
please help?
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