Month: August 2015

SKY3DS can support LBX – Little Battlers Experience US

Great news. The famous rom- LBX – Little Battlers Experience  has been added to the latest sky3ds template file. In a word, you can downlosd the sky3ds latest template file from the official site and then play the Little Battlers Experience US on your US 3DS console.

When you  3DS console fimrware version is not the US, there is no need to worry about it. Please use the ninjhax2.1 to play LBX – Little Battlers Experience region free on your 3DS.

How to use ninjhax 2.1 playing games region free(ironhax and tubehax)?

And we tested it with sky3ds on our 3DS 9.9.0-26J with installation of ninjhax2.1 and confirm that LBX – Little Battlers Experience US can work great with sky3ds.

How to use ninjhax 2.1 playing games region free(ironhax and tubehax)?

The developers of ninjhax 2.0-Mr sema released ironhax and tubehax on its offcial
We can use ninjhax 2.1 with sky3ds& Cubic Ninja to play games region free and other homebrews.Now we can also use ironhax/tubehax to enjot region free games.

Vedio[Free 3DS homebrew, region free for all on latest firmware version (ironhax and tubehax) ]

When your 3DS console version is v9.0-9.9, you can use tubehax  and now we will introduce you the tutorial of use use ninjhax 2.1 playing games region free(tubehax)


1.3DS console V9.0-9.9
2. Download”YouTube application”(available for free) on eshop
3. Please make sure the internet connection is right.

Step 1. Please download the homebrew starter kit and unzip it. Copy all the files to your 3DS sd card

Step 2.  On your 3DS, select System Settings→Internet Settings→Connection Settings→select your favorite Connection(Connection1/2/3, anyone is ok)→click Change Settings→ Select “no” for DNS on second page→ Detailed Setup→Primary DNS, enter the follwoing number and then click”OK”

Step 3,  Please save the new settings and close the system settings

Step 4, Run the”YouTube” which you  need to choose your console version.

Step 5, choose yuor console foirmware version under “Select your firmware version” and then click”submit”

Step 6, After for a while, the the exploit should run and the Homebrew Launcher should load up !
Once you want to exit from the Homebrew Launcher, please press Start →A button.

It is really easy to use 2.1 to enjoy games region free, is it? For users who donot have a ninjhax rom or  donot want to read the QR code is a easlier way to enjoy home  Ninjhax 2.0 works well with SKY3DS on FW9.0-9.9

CakesFW can support CIA games without flashcard using sky3ds once .

Great news! There is a new CFW which users can use sky3ds and r4i card once, then you can enjoy the cia games without cards. And also  it can support many other CFW for Cubic Ninja in. In this post, we will  show you the tutirial how to play cia games without flashcards with CakesFW.

1 x NEW 3DS(V9.0-9.2)
1 x SKY3DS
1 x R4 card
2 x micro sd card
1 x 3DS sd card
1 x Cubic Ninja rom
N x CIA Roms
1 x  Cakes

Step 1, Please download “” and unzip it. You will get four files:firmware,MicroSD,MEST and R4
Copy all the files of “MicroSD” to the root of your 3DS SD card, and also please put the two files in \Cakes\MSET\Jap to your 3DS SD card(We use the NEW3DS 9.1.0J, so we use the files in JAP. There are also”EUR” and“USA”files which should be the same region with your 3DS console)
Put some cia roms you want to play to your 3DS SD card.

Step 2,  Turn on your 3DS and wifi, insert the sky3ds with Cubic Ninja in your micro sd card, run Cubic Ninja→EDIT→QR Code →QR Code の読取, go to to get the QR Code.
(once you failed to read the QR Code, please try more times)

Step 3, After scanning, it will go to homebrew laucher.
Select Cakes to CakesFW menu, run”Select Patches” and then press A on Disable signature checks. Finally, press Start to back to CakesFW menu. Run “Boot CFW“ and it will be back to 3DS console menu interface.

Step 4, Please run Cubic Ninja again and go to homebrew laucher Run FBI to install DevMenu-2x.cia When installation completes, press start to continue which will return to CakesFW menu。 Run “Boot CFW“ and return to 3DS console main interface.

Step 5,  The gift box of DevMenu will appear, please click it and install the “bluecard fix.cia” and “mest-jap.cia”. After installation finishes, press home button to back to  3DS console main interface.

Step 6,  Copy the “CakesROP.nds” in file”R4″ to the micro sd card of your R4 card, copy the kernel of your r4i card to the micro sd card;
Remove your sky3ds and insert r4 card, then click the icon and then run”3DS ROP Installer”, select the version(If you console is NEW 3DS, please choose the forth one. Otherwise, the second one is right.)
When the writing succeed, please A to exit.

Step 7, There will be a notice for you to turn off your console, and then turn on it again. You can remove your r4 card now
Select the system setting(系统设置→その他设定→ユーザー情報→DSソフト用设定) as the pictures show. Then you will go to CakesFW menu again. Run”Boot CFW“ to the 3DS main interface. you can install cia roms in DevMenu

Step 8, Finally you can install cia roms in DevMenu and enjoy cia roms without flashcards

Nintendogs and Cats French Bulldog and New Friends EU Rev2 works well with sky3ds

SKY3DS new template released and Nintendogs and Cats French Bulldog and New Friends EU Rev2 which is the new work of Nintendogs series added. Digitopz team has tested with sky3ds on 3DS 9.4.0-21E and confirmed that sky3ds can support Nintendogs and Cats French Bulldog and New Friends EU Rev2.

* Sky3DS updated template file [08/10/2015]
Change logs:
1.Fixed some bugs.
2.Added game:
CTR-P-ADBP8CA =1317 – Nintendogs-and-Cats-French-Bulldog-and-New-Friends EU Rev2
CTR-P-ATLP7DC4 =1319 – Tetris EU Rev1

3DS Flashcard Comparison: Sky3ds and Gateway 3DS

3DS Flashcart comparison chart
Gateway 3ds Sky3ds
3DS / XL Yes (v4.1-v9.2) Yes (all versions)
2DS Yes (v6.0-v9.2) Yes (all versions)
N3DS Yes (with some extra requirements) Yes (all versions)
Expandable Memory Micro SD(XC)
Micro SD(XC)
SD Slot Top Top
Spring loaded Yes & No No
USB Slot No No
LED Yes Yes
FPGA Upgradeable Yes Unknown
Region free Yes No
Software compatibility
ROM Yes Yes
Retail cartridge Yes Yes new packing
E-shop 3DS games Yes No
E-shop VC games (not GBA) Yes No
E-shop GBA VC games No No
Image written ROM mode Yes Yes
File system ROM mode (FAT32) Yes
Split 4GB+ ROM
File system ROM mode (exFAT) Yes No
SDK5+ ROM Yes Yes
SDK7+ Yes Yes
Card2-type games (ROM) Yes Yes
Card2-type games (Retail Cartridge) Yes N/A
Card2 Converted to Card1-type games (ROM) Yes Unknown
EmuNAND Yes (up to 9.9) No
EmuNAND 8+ Yes
Flashcart required
EmuNAND 9.6+ on New 3DS No N/A
eShop Yes Yes
Homebrew Yes No
Software Features
Region free (ROM) Yes No
Region free (Retail Cartridge) • 2.0b2 mod
by Normmatt
• 2.0 Omega
Update partition spoofing (ROM) Yes No
Update partition spoofing
(Retail Cartridge)
No N/A
Manual Savegame Backup Card1 type only Unknown
Real Time Savegame Backup •Card2 type only
•Save in the ROM
Local Play Yes Unknown
Online (ROM) Yes Yes
Online (Retail Cartridge) Yes N/A
Dump Retail Cartridges Yes No
Cartridge Savegame backup/restore Yes No
Cartridge & ROM Savegame crossover .3dz with the
same Unique ID
Cheatcode support No No
NAND Dump support Yes No
NAND Restore support Yes No
Downgrade support Yes (3DS only) No
Is a clone or a re-brand No No
Possible Rip-off clones* Yes Yes
Gateway 3ds Sky3ds
* Rip-off clones: Whether clones of this cart exist. This line doesn’t reflect if this cart is a clone of another one, but if you have chances to buy a cloned (rip-off) one instead of the expected product. For example if different manufacturers are selling a card with the same name.
* eShop access: Not working anymore since May 13th 2014 if your EmuNAND version is not updated to the latest system menu and eshop version. Online games are still working on old system menu version, but only if you don’t need to download an update.
* Cartridge support: Not possible to launch EmuNAND Classic with R4i/3DSLink/Orange3DS on latest version.
* EmuNAND: Not possible to create a new EmuNAND dump with R4i/3DSLink/Orange3DS on latest version. Existing emuNAND will still be used automatically at launch.
* Region Free: Possible on 2DS, 3DS, and 3DS XL with a system menu version lower than 9.4 using smealum’s RegionThree, Or on N3DS/3DS/2DS on 9.2 or 9.7 using smealum’s RegionFour.

Buy 3ds flashcard Sky3ds or Gateway 3ds from reliable legit store:, it is the authorized reseller: legit reseller of Sky3ds-enquiry

Corpse Party Blood Covered – Repeated Fear JPN Works well with sky3ds On firmware 9.5+

As the Classic horror game, the 3DS verion of Corpse Party Blood Covered – Repeated Fear JPN was offering July 30. SKY3DS team add this game to the latest template file. Testing with our own sky3ds, we have made sure that sky3ds can support Corpse Party Blood Covered – Repeated Fear JPN on firmware 9.5+

* Sky3DS updated template file [08/04/2015]      

Change logs:
1.Fixed some bugs.
2.Added game:
CTR-P-AY6A3D78 =1254 – Code-Name-STEAM-Lincoln-VS-Alien JPN
CTR-P-BCPJ94 =Corpse Party – Blood Covered – Repeated Fear JPN


SKY3DS can support Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer(CIA) with Pasta CFW 1.3(beta4)

Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer(JP)  was offered for sale on On July 30 which is really a classic and popular game. We have tested  with our sky3ds blue button and confirmed that when you install Pasta CFW 1.3(beta4), Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer(CIA) works well with sky3ds.

New/Old 3DS 4.1-9.2
Micro sd card (formatted)
3DS Micro SD card(formatted)
ROM of Cubic Ninja
Cia file of Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer(JP)

1. Download pasta  and extract it. Copy and paste all the files to  the root of your 3DS Micro SD card. And also copy the cia file of Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer(JP) to your 3DS Micro SD card.
2.  Run “the PastaCFW configurator” in folder pasta cfw1.3\PastaCFW+1.3+beta4\Pasta\PastaCFW configurator\Windows and then fill in the blank of disk(your 3DS Micro SD card) and your 3DS version. Then click”Download!” , there will be a notice when it finished.
3. Insert sky3ds with Cubic Ninja burnt to your 3DS conlsole, then turn on your 3DS and connect to the internet.
Go to and get the QR code which is compatible with your 3DS console version
4.  Run Cubic Ninja→EDIT→QR Code →read QR Code. When the scanning finished, there will be the homebrew launcher showing
Run Pasta CFW loader and  the 3DS console will return to menu interface. Plesae bootup Cubic Ninja  and go to the homebrew launcher again.
Press L+A button to run Pasta CFW loader, you will go to the menu of Pasta CFW.

5. Select the first icon”Give me some pasta” in this menu and run it which will be back to homebrew. Then run FBI and then install “BigBlueMenu.cia”Go to the  menu of Pasta CFW again as step4 and Select “options” -Enable FirmLaunch(Chane to yes by left/right buttons)-A(save).

6. The homebrew will load by itself and the icon”DEVMEN” appearing. Run the DEVMEN and install the cia rom. When it finished, the game  icon of Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer appearing
7. Please enjoy Animal Crossing – Happy Home Designer freely.Tips:
Once you failed to install the “BigBlueMenu.cia” of FBI, please access to the previous post to solve this problem
Pasta CFW 1.3(beta4)- SKY3DS can support Fire Emblem If – Anya Oukoku/Awakening