|Hacking Music||The Almighty Guru||This guide will show you how to hack the music that is played in each room of Bionic Commando.||Game Specific||NES||Bionic Commando||09/19/03||Int||19 Sep 2003|
|Hacking Sound||The Almighty Guru||Covers sound effects editing for Bionic Commando.||Game Specific||NES||Bionic Commando||09/19/03||Int||19 Sep 2003|
|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|
|Super Metroid SRAM Document||John David Ratliff||This document is a guide to the SRAM format used by Super Metroid for the Super Nintendo and Super Famicom.||Game Specific||SNES||Super Metroid||1.0||Int||01 Jan 2005|
|Ultima: Quest of the Avatar||John David Ratliff||This document is a guide to hacking the save state (SRAM or battery backed RAM) of Ultima: Quest of the Avatar for the Nintendo Entertainment System.||Game Specific||NES||Ultima: Quest of the Avatar||1.0||Int||01 Jan 2005|
|WindThunder Script Format||D||This is a script file format, and while it contains dialogue, ’script’ in this example refers more to scripted actions. The extensions for this format are .SC0 or .SC1. The scripts are generated by WindThunder’s in-house event editor.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder Package File Format||D||WindThunder Package Files are used for graphics storage in Heroine Anthem I&II, and possibly in a few other titles from WindThunder. Their proper extension is ‘.bin.’||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder ANI_FILE V1.0 Format||D||All animations in WindThunder’s Heroine Anthem I&II are stored in the proprietary ANI_FILE format. Their extension is usually .APS, .000 or .001.
The ANI_FILE format is a running format designed to be streamed and played in real time. It&….||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder AMP_File V1.0 Format||D||AMP files are WindThunder’s transparent PCX format used in Heroine Anthem I&II. Their extension is usually .AMP, .000 or .001.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|SoftAction Resource Files||D||These files are used in some games by Korean publisher SoftAction SDT. More specifically, they are used in SoftAction’s Langrisser I&II remakes, where the author encountered them. Their extension is .RES.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|Faxanadu Level Data||Vagla||A document detailing the structure and location of the level data in Faxanadu.||Game Specific||NES||Faxanadu||1.0||Int||13 Feb 2005|
|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|
|QDA Package Format||D||The QDA package format is used by buster in all his latest Windows games, like Guardian of Paradise and Akuji the Demon.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|NEC Interchannel Package Format||D||NEC Interchannel’s package format is used in the Sentimental Graffiti games to store scripts and other data. The format appears in both Sentimental Graffiti on Sega Saturn and Sentimental Graffiti 2 on Dreamcast.||File Formats||Multiple||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|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|