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1. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 01:45 BST
Does anyone else notice this? There's no more double images in balloons on Pilot Wings for example. The screen doesn't seem to be as touchy about staying in the 'sweet spot'.
Maybe it's just me, but I could swear the 3D looks better since the update.
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2. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 01:59 BST
I don't know about 3DS games, but regular DS games also seem to look better. The double images (for 3D games) were apparently due to crosstalk between the left and right eye images, so maybe nintendo found a way to cancel some of the crosstalk, similar to noise cancelling headphones? Also I'm not sure how they could have increased the size of the sweet spot since the top screen can't be physically altered. Nice find though if it's true!
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3. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:13 BST
...Dunno about that...DS games I've noticed improvements, but not sure about the 3D...
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4. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:23 BST
If anything, we need a Volume update. Using headphones on the 3DS just isn't loud enough, it's even a bit quiter than the DS Lite.
Edited on Mon 13th June, 2011 @ 02:24 by WaveGhoul
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5. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:29 BST
Yep. The software update managed to magically fix the hardware.
A more likely explanation is that you're getting better at viewing 3D.
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6. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:31 BST
I've noticed that my system looks better now. My actual physical system. It hasn't ever been as shiny as it is now. Lookit that Aqua Blue sparkle.
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7. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:31 BST
Really? Well, I haven't noticed. Maybe its cuz i sold all my 3DS games for OoT3D.
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8. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:33 BST
Still looks just as awful as ever over here.
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9. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:35 BST
haven't really noticed any difference on this end, but then I don't own Pilotwings Resort :3
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10. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:43 BST
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11. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:45 BST
3DS games look the same, but DS games look somewhat better.
Edited on Mon 13th June, 2011 @ 02:46 by Knux
12. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:49 BST
I definitely noticed double images in the Luigi's Mansion trailer, so I don't think they've magically fixed it.
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13. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 02:50 BST
I've also noticed that since this update the graphics look incredibly better. Man, the 3DS is THE BEST handheld EVER.
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14. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:08 BST
I was seeing the double images just last night while playing excitebike 3D.You guys need to lay off the drugs. It doesn't look any better to me. Sometimes I don't even feel like using the 3D. I get tired of having to line my head up just right to avoid image splitting. What happened to the good old days when games didn't need 3D to be cool?
Edited on Mon 13th June, 2011 @ 03:08 by Link79
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15. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:09 BST
I've only noticed an improvement with DS games.
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16. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:20 BST
I think starting now, each update we're gonna be "noticing things" or trying to find them.Next is gonna be sound
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17. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:31 BST
I never use 3D. Keeping my head and hands as still as a corpse =/= fun gaming for me. I like being able to move a fraction without having my vision of the game being completely screwed up and have to readjust. >_>
And it hurts my eyes too.
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18. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:36 BST
@ Pixelman.Yeah Even without the 3D it's still an awesome system! Why back in my day.....ah forget it I'm starting to sound like Cranky Kong.
19. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:41 BST
@Link79 & Pixelman: I have yet to buy a 3DS but everytime I play around with it at Target or Bestbuy I shut the 3D off. I tried at first to use the 3D but after like 5 mins of playing it it started to hurt my eyes. So when I do get one I probably wont be using the 3D that much. Of course the 3D isnt why I would be buying it it would be for the Eshop .
Edited on Mon 13th June, 2011 @ 03:41 by Tasuki
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20. Posted: Mon 13th Jun 2011 03:47 BST
Lol you guys and your intolerance to 3D. It doesn't negatively affect my eyes in the least. Of course this could be because they're used to staring at a screen all day.And c'mon, pix, you're overexaggerating. A lot. You don't have to be still as a corpse to enjoy the 3D, there is some wiggle room. I don't have any problems staying in the sweet spot.
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