|Anomie’s Register Doc||Anomie||A nice in depth look at all the SNES hardware registers. This is must have reference material for anybody doing any assembly hacking or homebrew coding for the SNES. This document is the most recent and up to date we have on the SNES registers (as of….||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2007-07-12||Int||12 Jul 2007|
|Anomie's SPC700 Doc||Anomie||In depth information on the SPC700 including a diassembly of the Boot ROM.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2009-07-19||Int||19 Jul 2009|
|Anomie's SPC700 Cycle Doc||Anomie||Cycle information for the SPC700. Probably not too useful for ROMhacking, but is for emulator authors.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2007-04-21||Adv||21 Apr 2007|
|Anomie's SNES Timing Doc||Anomie||This is a document intended to describe various aspects of SNES timing. It will probably not be useful unless you already know a good bit about the SNES.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2008-12-21||Adv||21 Dec 2008|
|Grog’s Guide to DMA and HDMA on the SNES||Grog||This guide explains DMA on the SNES and gives an example of how to use it. A few details are incorrect.
- ROM-RAM example uses the wrong DMA mode.
- Incorrect phrase: “you can actually use one HDMA transfer over multiple frames….
|Assembly||SNES||N/A||1.0||Int||01 Jan 2001|
|GBATEK||Martin Korth||An exhaustive reference for the Gameboy Advance and Nintendo DS internal hardware. Everything from registers to joypads, it’s here.
It’s THE ultimate GBA (and DS!) hardware reference, so grab this if you try to ASM hack either of those system….||Hardware Info.||GBA||N/A||2.5||Adv||05 Dec 2007|
|Homebrew Handbook for SNES||Grog||This guide goes over the basics of coding 65816 assembly for the SNES. Only the Introduction and first chapter are complete.||Assembly||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||27 Feb 2006|
|SPC File Format||creaothceann||The SPC SNES/SFC Music File Format.||File Formats||SNES||N/A||.31||Beg||27 Feb 2006|
|SNES/SFC Manual (PDF Version)||OEM||This is an SFC version of the SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site, covering the PPU and CPU. This is a good technical supplement to the actual SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site. It also contains a nice 2-page register summary sheet.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||PDF||Int||31 Mar 1994|
|SNES Developer Manual||OEM||This is heck of an SNES technical reference document. With over 800+ pages of information covering most aspects of the SNES including CPU, APU, DSP,SA-1, SFX, Super Scope, SNES mouse, multi-tap, and more, this document is a treasure!||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Int||14 Jun 2005|
|Genesis Technical Overview||OEM||The official documentation for the Genesis. Not quite as extensive as the SNES Developer Manual, but far and away better than all other currently available Genesis information.||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||1.0||Int||14 Nov 2000|
|Microsoft Fastfile Package Format||D||FFCREATE.EXE was a Fastfile creator made by Microsoft for the DirectX 5.0 SDK. I believe this file was originally distributed as source, along with a FASTFILE.H include file for accessing Fastfile packages as a file system.||File Formats||PC||N/A||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|Broadcast Satellaview-X Internal ROM Info||D||The Broadcast Satellaview-X Internal ROM info including offsets and a few other tidbits of information.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|GBA Programming Manual||OEM||This is a 171 page GBA Programming manual. It has in depth coverage on registers, LCD screen, screen modes, address maps, sound, timers, communications, and more. Just about every piece of technical programming information you could want is in this d….||Hardware Info.||GBA||N/A||1.1||Int||02 Apr 2001|
|Sega Genesis Hardware Notes||Charles MacDonald||Everything contained within has been tested on actual hardware, so you know it’s right.||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||0.8||Int||02 Mar 2001|
|Sega Genesis VDP Documentation||Charles MacDonald||Various quirks and notes on the Genesis Video Display Processor.||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||1.5f||Int||10 Aug 2000|
|SNES Kart (HTML)||DiskDude||In depth detail on the actual cartridge layout. Not really “the most complete [or accurate] guide to a SNES cartridge worldwide” though.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.6||Int||01 Jan 1996|
|Yet Another Sega Genesis VDP Document||DevSter||Aimed at beginners, this covers the Genesis’ VDP.||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||1.0||Beg||14 May 2008|
|Genesis Chat Logs||Fonzie||A collection of logs in which Fonzie explains various aspects of the Genesis.||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||1.0||Int||04 Dec 2004|
|Sega Genesis Programming Introduction||Fonzie||An introduction to programming the Genesis. English and French versions included.||Assembly||GEN||N/A||1.1||Int||11 Jun 2004|