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Would I be able to play an American Game Boy Advance game on my European DS via the GBA slot at the bottom of the device?

I know the on the whole Nintendo don't region-lock their portables (at least before the 3DS came out) but I just want to be 100% sure.

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will whoever that voted to close this question please explain why? This is an answerable question very apropos to gaming. –  z ' Mar 26 '12 at 14:17
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It's not LoL, ergo it doesn't belong here. –  user2640 Mar 26 '12 at 15:31
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FWIW, the 3DS is region-locked. –  KatieK Mar 26 '12 at 15:56
    
@KatieK seriously?! Stupid Nintendo... –  Ben Brocka Mar 26 '12 at 16:27
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More specifically, 3DS/DSi/DSiWare games are region-locked. DS games from any region still work with DSis and 3DSs from any region. –  user2640 Mar 26 '12 at 16:56

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It is not region-locked. I've played European, North American, and Japanese games on European and North American DS / DS Lites.

GBA-esque DS addons like the Daigasso expansion pack, paddle controller, and rumble pack are also not region-locked.

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