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Have you not seen the 3DS version of GR? It's a tactical turn based overhead shooter, totally different to the other GR games. Plays a bit like Advance Wars. It's brilliant and was only a fiver pre owned.

We were discussing it only the other night on party chat, Nate, i'm hurt that you've forgotten already :mad:

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I'm so confused right now. I have no idea what part of what guide I should be following for this system transfer.

I have the Ambassador New 3ds, and I have the Monster Hunder 3ds XL that I picked up this morning. So essentially the card in my Ambassador 3ds is going to end up in my MH 3ds, with all the data? So all I need to do is the system transfer for the licences, swap the cards, and then redownload Monster Hunter?

Yep. Choose "no" when you're asked if you are using an SD or miniSD, then choose Copy via PC.

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Is the 3DS similar to the Vita, in that it has an online store where you can buy every match digitally if you so wish?

First-party games, yes; with third-party commercial games, it varies.

Bought a New XL in Metallic Blue this AM, and it's very glossy and shiny. Side-by-side with the regular XL, it doesn't feel anything as sturdy or robust as the previous model, and looks incredibly easy to scratch and chip the outer finish. Be careful, fellow forumites!

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Got my New 3DS! It's lovely! After downsizing from the 3DSXL, I can say that the screen is fine. Bit smaller than I'm used to, but the increase in apparent sharpness more than makes up for it. And the 3D is now great.

Two things though: I followed dekay's guide to do a system transfer and everything worked lovely... apart from my puzzle swap pieces. I've lost all of them. Well, not all of them, the panels which were installed on the 3DS way back when it first came out are still complete, but that's all I now have. :( I guess I did something wrong during the transfer?

And secondly, there seems to be some sort of automatic screen brightness adjusting thing. Does anyone know how to turn that off, as it gets right on my tits.

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It arrived! Yay! :)

I'm having trouble setting up the Micro SD Card I want to use with it! Yay...Oh. :(

I'm following deKay's guide carefully but I'm getting some error messages when it comes to transferring data onto the Card. I think I know what the problem is, but if I'm wrong I think that'll be proof that something's wrong with it.

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And secondly, there seems to be some sort of automatic screen brightness adjusting thing. Does anyone know how to turn that off, as it gets right on my tits.

On the homescreen, there is a brightness option I believe in the top left.

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Two things though: I followed dekay's guide to do a system transfer and everything worked lovely... apart from my puzzle swap pieces. I've lost all of them. Well, not all of them, the panels which were installed on the 3DS way back when it first came out are still complete, but that's all I now have. :( I guess I did something wrong during the transfer?

Had that happen to me after my XL to New XL transfer, I just had to reboot the new system and all the pieces were restored. Give it a try. :)

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Um, I think I've fallen at the final hurdle of the deKay process. :(

I had everything transferred correctly from my XL and working on the New 3DS, but when I went back to 'delete the old folder to make some space' I deleted the one matching the string of letters and numbers from the back-up of the old 3DS's SD card, and now there's only the basic stuff on my Home screen. Whoops!

I tried copying the folder back over from the back-up of the old 3DS, but there's still nothing. I went on to the eShop and my things are showing as redownloadable, but I haven't tried to do that yet. Is there any way to fix this?

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On the homescreen, there is a brightness option I believe in the top left.

Ah yes there is indeed, thanks! I'd managed to forget the screen brightness option was there, since that button started being used for swapping themes... Speaking of which, I now need (actually physically need) to buy some faceplates and matching homescreen themes. :D

Had that happen to me after my XL to New XL transfer, I just had to reboot the new system and all the pieces were restored. Give it a try. :)

Aha! That did the trick! Thank you. :)

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My girlfriend got a New 3DS from Game at lunchtime, and they wouldn't take no for an answer when she refused their attempt at upselling a warranty for thirty quid - said no three times, and they still put it through on the till (according to their ridiculous story, apparently Nintendo emailed their head office to make sure that everyone buying a New 3DS gets a warranty because New 3DSes are so fragile). Wankers.

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I need help. I still can't decide between New 3DS and the New 3DS XL. I've currently got an XL and I like it but I prefer the styling of the New 3DS. Is there anyone on here thats made the switch from XL and can speak on how comfortable it is to use?

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My girlfriend got a New 3DS from Game at lunchtime, and she told me that they wouldn't take a no when she refused their upselling of a warranty for thirty quid - said no three times, and they still put it through on the till (apparently Nintendo emailed them to make sure everyone buying a New 3DS gets a warranty, because New 3DSes are so fragile). Wankers.

Well if she said no and they sold it her without permission I'd go back and seek a refund. Disgusting behaviour. They basically stole money from her.
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YAY! Have fun setting the bloody thing up.

Yeah, way more terrifying complicated than it ought to be. Was convinced I'd buggered it up at one stage. Checking my 'redownload software' list for MH4 afterwards was like getting the results of an AIDS test or something. (All clear!)

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Um, I think I've fallen at the final hurdle of the deKay process. :(

I had everything transferred correctly from my XL and working on the New 3DS, but when I went back to 'delete the old folder to make some space' I deleted the one matching the string of letters and numbers from the back-up of the old 3DS's SD card, and now there's only the basic stuff on my Home screen. Whoops!

I tried copying the folder back over from the back-up of the old 3DS, but there's still nothing. I went on to the eShop and my things are showing as redownloadable, but I haven't tried to do that yet. Is there any way to fix this?

I've sorted it now - when I copied the back-up folder over previously I'd unwittingly merged it with the profile (or whatever it is) that the New 3DS had just created in the absence of the folder, but after deleting it properly and copying the folder over again everything is showing up. Thanks for the guide! :)

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I caved and just ordered one from Amazon. Black, regular sized with wood style faceplate. Getting delivered tomorrow

Also just spent an hour putting in old club nintendo codes from games. Had a few expired ones but ended up with 9550 stars

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