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AuthorRe: DSiWare G&W vids are down
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9,526. Posted:

lol, Terms of Use violation. YouTube strikes again?

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AuthorRe: :-O
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9,527. Posted:

we just linked to this in chat, it's a perfectly valid bump :3

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AuthorRe: The NL Teens and Young Adults Club
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9,528. Posted:

I'm giving it a 100% chance, The Fox.

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AuthorRe: The NLife Old Fogey's Club Thread
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9,529. Posted:

The+Fox wrote:

We'll have to band together before the others go all Children of the Corn on us.

i think we'll be all right. :3

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AuthorRe: GabeGreen's Pointless Club of Exclusivity, Spanish, Tub-Turning, Pointing while Objecting, and Growing Pizza with Orchards
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9,530. Posted:

you've already got your own thread from way back, gabe. go revive that.

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AuthorRe: The Young NLifers Club Thread!
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9,531. Posted:

Guys, we're all a part of Nintendo Life, and that's a pretty exclusive club as it stands. There's already the are we all male and what age? thread to see how old everyone is, and if you want to put in your signatures that you're proud to be young, fine. There's no need for an entire thread devoted to excluding most of our current userbase (and, not to mention, all of our staff...). :3

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AuthorRe: future Dsi internet flashplayer
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9,532. Posted:

fatality wrote:

whatever. next nintendo handheld

speculate all you like about the 3DS in the main 3DS thread. :3

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AuthorRe: DSiWare Game Saves and SD copying...what's the story?
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9,533. Posted:

@HolyMackerel: here's one such account of nintendo being willing to transfer DSiWare across systems if you send both in, and there was another where the system was actually busted, but i can't for the life of me find that article at the moment. i know i've linked to it a few times here on the forums, but i seriously cannot find it :/

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AuthorRe: Touching the DS Screen with Your Fingers...
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9,534. Posted:

what roops said, lol -- sometimes you're in the middle of something and need a stylus for like two seconds, but since you're moving quick you just don't have the time to take it out or patience to keep it in your hand while you play with the buttons the rest of the time. i've got screen protectors too, and smudges just wipe away, so it's no big deal :3

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AuthorRe: DSiWare Game Saves and SD copying...what's the story?
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9,535. Posted:

supposedly, if your DSi no longer in working condition, by sending your DSi in to Nintendo along with the replacement DSi you purchase, they'll be able to transfer your data over or link your DSi Shop account to the new one or whatev'. if you choose to send your DSi in for repair instead, though (which would be cheaper, especially if they wind up replacing it outright), they'll either fix the one you sent in or link your DSi Shop account to the new DSi they'll send you back. as i understood the dude on the phone when he was setting up my repair for me, you'll definitely be able to re-download all the games you'd already purchased via the DSi Shop. What's in question is whether or not your backed up save-files will be copy-able to a new DSi should they replace it rather than repairing it for you. Mine copied over fine once i'd re-downloaded each game, but the dude made it sound like it might be possible, it might not.

also, updates for DSi games work just like updates for WiiWare games, you just DL 'em from the shop and you might see a difference, you might not, lol.

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AuthorRe: The Let's Play A Trivia Game Thread
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9,536. Posted:

Team 2, y'all can thank me for my timely arrival tomorrow ;)

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AuthorRe: Have you ever been a victim of theft?
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9,537. Posted:

my first car got broken into a couple of times. one of the windows wouldn't go up all the way anymore without wiggling it up yourself manually (hooray power windows...), and you could just shove that same window down to get into the car. it wasn't really a big deal -- i never kept the insurance/registration info in the glove-box or anything else important in the car because i knew it was so easy to get into, and that trick also saved me a couple'a times when i left the keys in the car, lol -- but there was one time where someone rummaged through and left the glove-box open, and there was a little light in it that was thus left on all night. that irritated me... sure, take the GBC with the busted screen that was lying on the floorboard, but don't waste my car's battery plz :|

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AuthorRe: First Bit.Trip RUNNER Trailer!
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9,538. Posted:

@'Chu: oh that is nice.
i can't wait for this game :3

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AuthorRe: How much does Pokemon Leafgreen cost at Gamestop?
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9,539. Posted:

last i saw it was like $24 or so -- the pokemon games were some of the more expensive GBA games they had.

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AuthorRe: Hitler is worried about the 3DS. :-)
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9,540. Posted:

There's already a 3DS joke thread here; feel free to add this video to it. :3

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AuthorRe: Nintendolife is slowly becoming less of a game site and more of a social networking site
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9,541. Posted:

JayArr wrote:

PhoenixSage wrote:

Wii < Everything Else in History

Just sayin'.

Pho, do yu realize that that says that everything Else in History is greater than the Wii? I just get the feeling that you meant to say the opposite. Please pay attention in Math. Laymans: The mouth always chomps the greater portion......nom nom nom nom

is it sad that i knew what she meant and replied accordingly anyway? D:
i need to pay more attention, lol

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AuthorRe: 3DS:Your ideas for games and wii connect.
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9,542. Posted:

Feel free to speculate in the main 3DS thread. :3

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9,543. Posted:

PhoenixSage wrote:

Ummm....

Wii < Everything Else in History

Just sayin'.

the DS would beg to differ D:

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AuthorRe: Need help! Finally getting some games
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9,544. Posted:

Welcome to Nintendo Life, lilyang. Feel free to ask for DSiWare recommendations in the DSiWare recommendations thread. :3

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AuthorRe: DSiWare Game Saves and SD copying...what's the story?
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9,545. Posted:

OK, these are the games I own that copied to/from the SD card with all save data intact (message will say "Copy to SD Card?"):

101 MiniGolf World (corrupted as it was, lol)
4-TRAVELLERS: Play Spanish
5-in-1 Solitaire
Animal Puzzle Adventure
Arcade Bowling
Art Style: Aquia
Art Style: Base 10
Art Style: Boxlife
Art Style: Digidrive
Art Style: PiCTOBiTS
Aura-Aura Climber
Battle of Giants: Dinosaurs - Fight for Survival
Bird & Beans
Castle of Magic
Dragon's Lair
Electroplankton: Beatnes
Electroplankton: Hanenbow
Electroplankton: Lumiloop
Electroplankton: Luminarrow
Electroplankton: Marine-Crystals
Electroplankton: Sun-Animalcule
Electroplankton: Varvoice
Elemental Masters
Escapee GO!
Extreme Hangman
Faceez
Flipnote Studio
Flips: The Bubonic Builders
Foto Face: The Face-Stealer Strikes
Game & Watch: Chef
Game & Watch: Judge
Globulos Party
Glow Artisan
Hot and Cold: A 3D Hidden Object Adventure
Legends of Exidia
Mario Clock
Prehistorik Man
Rock 'n' Roll Domo
Spaceball: Revolution
Sparkle Snapshots
Sudoku (EA)
Sudoku 4Pockets
Sudoku Challenge!
Sudoku Master
Sudoku Sensei
Touch Solitaire
Word Searcher
VT Tennis

These are the games that lost save data (message will say "A portion of the save data cannot be copied to an SD Card. Copy the software anyway?"):

Ball Fighter
Littlest Pet Shop
Robot Rescue

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AuthorRe: Best Games Worth importing
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9,546. Posted:

i'm guessing you're open to DS suggestions as well as GBA ones, so if you liked Elite Beat Agents, check out Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan. it's the Japanese incarnation, and it was good times. still wish they'd come out with an EBA2, though :(

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AuthorRe: Virtual Boy vs. CD-i: Which was worse?
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9,547. Posted:

@Link-Hero: I don't understand how you can equate experiencing real, physical pain via playing a game console to hating on a game console for no reason. those 'hardware issues' gave some of us serious headaches, and others are describing symptoms of vertigo, neither of which should be casually associated with playing video games -- 24 hours of continuous play with no real breaks, sure, but 5-10 minutes of play? gimme a break :|

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AuthorRe: DSiWare Game Saves and SD copying...what's the story?
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9,548. Posted:

I've had to do a lot of shuffling games around between system memory and SD, and i think we crossed some wires someplace in that repair thread, Sean. Here's how it works:

Most games, you can copy over to SD just fine. If you delete them from your DSi afterward and then re-copy them over later, your save data will be intact, just as if you'd never deleted it from your DSi at all. The advisory you're probably seeing is the normal 'data will be copied to SD, is this ok?' confirmation message.

Some games (Robot Rescue was one, and note that it has no Wi-Fi capabilities; i think i'll go through what i've got sometime and see what else gives that message), when you attempt to copy them over to the SD card, will give you a different confirmation message instead of the 'data will be copied' one, like 'some of the save data can not be copied, is this OK?' and it'll give you the option to continue or cancel. In the case of Robot Rescue, when i deleted it from my DSi and re-copied the game to the system memory, all the levels i'd unlocked before were no longer unlocked; it was as if it were a fresh download. Again, it's only certain games that do this (most of what i had copied over to SD just fine when i was backing everything up before i shipped it out for repair).

in fact, i think i'll check through the games i've got now, lol.

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AuthorRe: Whats happening with DSi 2??
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9,549. Posted:

Welcome to Nintendo Life, fatality. I believe this is the thread you're looking for. Feel free to add any thoughts you may have about the next Nintendo handheld there. :3

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9,550. Posted:

Objection_Blaster wrote:

Finally beat case 5-5. Let us never speak of it again...

Also, for those of you WHO HAVE BEATEN THE CASE/GAME, please check out this awesome spoilertastic Case 5-5 parody I made.

that almost makes having forced myself to finish the last case worthwhile. i can't stop laughing at that :3

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