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(Crystal and Stadium 2 came out on the same day in Japan; this was incredibly confusingly worded, but I think this is what it was trying to say)
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[[File:TransferPak.jpg|thumb|right|The Transfer Pak]]
 
[[File:TransferPak.jpg|thumb|right|The Transfer Pak]]
The '''Transfer Pak''' (Japanese: '''{{j|64GB}}パック''' ''64GB Pack'') is a peripheral for the [[Nintendo 64]] that allows for the transfer of data between the console and [[Game Boy]] or [[Game Boy Color]] cartridges. The device came as a pack-in with the first [[Pokémon Stadium series|Pokémon Stadium]] title, although it could also be purchased separately. It is plugged into the back of the {{wp|Nintendo 64 controller}}. With the Transfer Pak, Pokémon and items from Game Boy games can be uploaded into the Stadium games for storage at the [[Laboratory]], or to be used in battles and mini-games. It also allows trading Pokémon (two Transfer Paks required) and allows the playing of Game Boy Pokémon games on a TV using the [[Game Boy Tower]] feature.
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The '''Transfer Pak''' (Japanese: '''{{j|64GB}}パック''' ''64GB Pack'') is a peripheral for the [[Nintendo 64]] that allows for the transfer of data between the console and [[Game Boy]] or [[Game Boy Color]] cartridges. The device came as a pack-in with the first [[Pokémon Stadium series|Pokémon Stadium]] title, although it could also be purchased separately. It is plugged into the back of the {{wp|Nintendo 64 controller}}. With the Transfer Pak, Pokémon and items from Game Boy games can be uploaded into the Stadium games for storage at the [[Professor Oak's Laboratory|Laboratory]], or to be used in battles and mini-games. It also allows trading Pokémon (two Transfer Paks required) and allows the playing of Game Boy Pokémon games on a TV using the [[Game Boy Tower]] feature.
   
The Transfer Pak is also the only way to allow data to appear in [[Pokémon Stadium 2]] for {{game|Crystal}}, since the data exists even though the game came out later then Pokémon Stadium 2.
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Data for {{game|Crystal}} is contained in [[Pokémon Stadium 2]], but can only be unlocked when connecting a Pokémon Crystal cartridge via the Transfer Pak.
   
 
==Pokémon games compatible with the Transfer Pak==
 
==Pokémon games compatible with the Transfer Pak==

Revision as of 07:46, 28 August 2013

The Transfer Pak

The Transfer Pak (Japanese: 64GBパック 64GB Pack) is a peripheral for the Nintendo 64 that allows for the transfer of data between the console and Game Boy or Game Boy Color cartridges. The device came as a pack-in with the first Pokémon Stadium title, although it could also be purchased separately. It is plugged into the back of the Nintendo 64 controller. With the Transfer Pak, Pokémon and items from Game Boy games can be uploaded into the Stadium games for storage at the Laboratory, or to be used in battles and mini-games. It also allows trading Pokémon (two Transfer Paks required) and allows the playing of Game Boy Pokémon games on a TV using the Game Boy Tower feature.

Data for Pokémon Crystal is contained in Pokémon Stadium 2, but can only be unlocked when connecting a Pokémon Crystal cartridge via the Transfer Pak.

Pokémon games compatible with the Transfer Pak

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Gen I Game Link CableTransfer Pak3DS Wireless (VC)
Gen II  Game Link CableInfraredTransfer Pak
Mobile Game Boy Adapter3DS Wireless (VC)
Gen III Game Link CableWireless AdapterDual-slot mode
Gen IV DS WirelessWi-FiDual-slot modeInfrared
Gen V DS WirelessWi-FiInfrared
Gen VI 3DS WirelessNintendo NetworkInfraredStreetPassSpotPass
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InfraredNintendo Switch OnlineBluetooth
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