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Nintendo wins Canadian copyright case against the sale of piracy-enabling flashcarts

Mar 07, 2017( VentureBeat: http://venturebeat.com/ Delivered by Newstex) Nintendo has scored another win in court, and this time it is against retailers that sell piracy devices. Canadian federal court ordered Go Cyber Shopping Ltd.

to pay Nintendo $12.76 million (that's in Canadian dollars; it's $9.51 million American) for selling devices that circumvent copyright protection on Nintendo's 3DS handheld. These products, typically known as 'flashcarts' in the modding scene, typically sel

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