Play your 3DS Ambassador Game Boy Advance games in original resolution

By Brenna Hillier, Monday, 19 December 2011 00:47 GMT

1UP has issued a timely PSA on how to play Virtual Console games on the 3DS at their original resolution, rather than smeared across the larger screen. It’s pretty easy – after launching the game from the channels menu, just hold down start or select until the black boot-up screen appears. Last week, Nintendo finally handed over the ten Game Boy Advance titles it had promised early adopters as compensation for the August price-cut.

Thanks, Joystiq.

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3DS Ambassador Program

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