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GBA Games
« on: June 27, 2007, 12:35:02 pm »
Have you ever notcied on the back of GBA games theres a screw or something?What would happen if you  unscrewed it?I've tryed XD with,
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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2007, 03:32:57 pm »
Unscrewing the screw allows you to take apart the two plastic halves that make up the outside of the cartridge.

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« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2007, 01:35:55 pm »
sweet!
i've always wanted to try that though...wait isnt that illegal or something?

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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2007, 04:10:14 pm »
sweet!
i've always wanted to try that though...wait isnt that illegal or something?

No, it's not illegal. It undoubtedly voids your warranty, but so does dropping the GBA.

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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2007, 10:16:23 pm »
what could you do to the game?
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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #5 on: July 01, 2007, 05:16:16 am »
Nothing, or you get your warranty void.
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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #6 on: July 02, 2007, 01:08:27 am »
You could take everything out, fill it with water, and make some kinda miniature aquarium...


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« Reply #7 on: July 04, 2007, 10:36:12 pm »
Well one time my Fire Red was eaten by my dog. The chip was ok but the plastic was messed up and it would not fit into a gameboy. So I Unscrewed the game, took the chip out, and put in a recently made empty cartrage. The game works fine!

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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #8 on: July 05, 2007, 08:10:51 pm »
Well one time my Fire Red was eaten by my dog. The chip was ok but the plastic was messed up and it would not fit into a gameboy. So I Unscrewed the game, took the chip out, and put in a recently made empty cartrage. The game works fine!
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« Reply #9 on: September 08, 2007, 05:12:37 am »
Well one time my Fire Red was eaten by my dog. The chip was ok but the plastic was messed up and it would not fit into a gameboy. So I Unscrewed the game, took the chip out, and put in a recently made empty cartrage. The game works fine!
Nice...wait empty cartridge? How'd you make that?

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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #10 on: September 19, 2007, 07:46:20 pm »
I suppose he took a game that he didn't like, unscrewed it, took the innards out, stuck the chip in, and VOILA! fixed game.
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Re: GBA Games
« Reply #11 on: September 20, 2007, 04:15:54 pm »
He said he put it in a recently made cartridge.

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« Reply #12 on: September 20, 2007, 07:26:24 pm »
He could sell the cartridge for money to get a new one.
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« Reply #13 on: September 20, 2007, 07:27:18 pm »
Why would he do that, plus, he save file is in there.

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« Reply #14 on: September 20, 2007, 07:30:17 pm »
He could sell the cartridge for money to get a new one.
I meant that take another cartridge, put it in the case, and sell it for money.
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