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1. Posted: Fri 9th Aug 2013 22:25 BST
Just wanted to check whether the dsi is region free. Specifically, that my UK dsi will play "999" which, I believe was not released in the uk.
Any help much appreciated, thanks.
2. Posted: Fri 9th Aug 2013 22:37 BST
The DSi itself is, but DS games are not. It can play any DS game from any region
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3. Posted: Sat 10th Aug 2013 02:05 BST
Grey-cartridge DS games are region-free, so any DS (DSi included) can play them. DSi-enhanced games (black-cartridge) are region-locked, along with DSiWare titles, so those cannot be played by any DS(i), only by those from the same region. If your case specifically regarding 999, because it's not DSi-enhanced (iirc), it should work fine in a UK DS. I know that there was a reissue of 999 late last year, rebranding it in line with it's sequel, Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward; I'm not sure if that version of 999 was released in the UK/Europe (I know the original run was exclusive to NA), but that's irrelevant since it's not DSi-enhanced anyway.
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4. Posted: Sat 10th Aug 2013 10:34 BST
Thank you that's very useful to know