Image Credit: Bethesda
Forgot password
Enter the email address you used when you joined and we'll send you instructions to reset your password.
If you used Apple or Google to create your account, this process will create a password for your existing account.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Reset password instructions sent. If you have an account with us, you will receive an email within a few minutes.
Something went wrong. Try again or contact support if the problem persists.
Infinite hearts, jewels, and coins? The one tool that actually exists.

Hackers top leaderboard in the 3DS version of Pokemon Shuffle

Infinite hearts, jewels, and coins? The one tool that actually exists.
This article is over 8 years old and may contain outdated information

Hackers will never stop doing what they’re named for.

Recommended Videos

Recently, hackers actually found a way to edit their save files on the 3DS version of Pokemon Shuffle. They can level their Pokemon up to the max, have many hearts as they want, and even gain as many jewels as they desire.

Through this, the game is being exploited, and it seems cheaters don’t really care if they’re caught or not. It’s been obvious in the most recent competition. Scores on the leadboard for the Mega Charizard Y mega-stone clearly show that there has been some hacking involved, and those hackers are taking over all the top spots. 

But of course, that’s not all. Some of the Pokemon being used by the hackers are Pokemon that should not actually be out yet – or at least shouldn’t be attainable in the game.

Pokemon, Mario, and most of Nintendo’s franchises have somehow been attacked through hacking, and Pokemon Shuffle definitely is no exception. As for what the developers are doing…they’re aren’t really doing anything – which is surprising, to say the least. The aforementioned editor has been out for almost an entire month and so far, it doesn’t seem like a fix has really been on the priority list for the Pokemon Shuffe team.

For now, waiting is all players can do as they watch hackers take over the leaderboards. How long do you think the developers will take to fix this issue?


GameSkinny is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more about our Affiliate Policy
Author