|Lz_comp2||Haruhiko Okumura||A very old (ca. 1989) package including a document explaining various compression algorithms (LZSS, LZW, Huffman, LZARI, LZHUF) and the standard ANSI C source code to various (de)compression utilities implementing the described algorithms (LZARI, LZH….||Source Code||Multiple||N/A||2.0||Adv||10 Apr 1989|
|Rob Northern Compression Format||Zoinkity||Description of the Rob Northern Compression format.
Includes a breakdown of the standard compressed file, indexed mode, and archive mode headers, as well as the related method used by Acclaim for multipart files.
Encryption and locking are ….||File Formats||Multiple||N/A||1.0||Int||28 Nov 2012|
|NEC V60 CPU Manual||OEM||The NEC V60 (μPD70616) was a CISC processor manufactured by NEC introduced in the late 1980s. It had a 32-bit internal bus and a 16-bit external bus with a 24-bit address bus. A relatively obscure design, it was a radical departure from NEC’s p….||Hardware Info.||Multiple||N/A||V60||Adv||01 Nov 1986|
|How to Hack Experience Levels||tcaud||Step-by-step guide to hacking experience levels in games that have them.||Miscellaneous||Multiple||Multiple Games||1.0||Beg||04 Jun 2015|
|The Theory of Relative Searching||InVerse||Einstein’s Theory of Relativity is considered to be one of the utmost works of modern genius. Relative searching,
while not quite as awe inspiring, seems to be almost as difficult to grasp for the fledgling ROM hacker. With this
article, I intend….||Relative Searching||Multiple||N/A||1.01||Beg||22 Aug 2009|
|Corrupt Corrupting||Weasel||This document is designed to help people with the grand art of rom corrupting. For those of you who don’t know (you know who you are!), rom corrupting is a long, (occasionally)boring process of finding data in a Rom. If you don’t know what ….||Miscellaneous||Multiple||N/A||1.0||Beg||01 Jan 2002|
|Shift-JIS Encoded + Half||John Osborne||A basic Shift-JIS table file encoded in Shift-JIS and including the half-width characters in the 0xA1-0xDF range.
If you just want to extract Shift-JIS text from a game, you would be better off using a Shift-JIS table file encoded in UTF-8. But, i….||Table Files||Multiple||N/A||1||Beg||16 Jan 2018|
|Game Genie Doc||SnowBro||The contents of an email written by SnowBro detailing a method of making GameGenie codes permanant.||Cheat Codes||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||12 Feb 2000|
|Hacking RPG Inventories||The Spook||This document explains how to hack save states.||Cheat Codes||N/A||N/A||1.0||Int||14 May 2008|
|TBL Lib||Jay||A C library for you to use when programming to add support for the venerable table file.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||01 Jan 2000|
|Reading Data Through a Table||ZackMan||A document with included sample code describing how to support table files in your programs.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||14 May 2008|
|Compression Library||Jay||This is a companion package to Jay’s Compression Document, and contains source code that could be included in an extractor or inserter to dump/insert compressed text in ROM images.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||1.2||Int||01 Jan 1999|
|RLEDecmp||TFG||A simple RLE codec written in C.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||1.0||Int||03 Aug 2003|
|NINJA 1.0 File Format||D||The NINJA 1.0 patch format, designed as a replacement to IPS.||File Formats||N/A||N/A||1.0||Int||24 Feb 2004|
|EUC-JP Table||KingMike's Translations||EUC-JP table.
Contains additional mappings: |
Compatible with CP51932 and eucJP-ms.
Table is encoded in UTF-8.
- NEC special characters
- NEC selected IBM extended characters
|Table Files||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||11 Sep 2009|
|Shift-JIS Table||KingMike's Translations||The popular Shift-JIS encoding scheme in table format.
The table is itself encoded in Shift-JIS.||Table Files||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||25 Mar 2001|
|Reverse Pointer Scan||D||PHP routine that uses a block of text and an end signal to scan a file for pointers. Includes a sub-function for any arithmetic you need to perform on the absolute address. Error rate of 1%.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||2.0||Int||22 Apr 2006|
|IPS Patcher||D||A simple, fully-commented PHP function to apply IPS patches. Includes support for LunarIPS’s “cut” command and RLE.||Source Code||N/A||N/A||2.0||Int||03 Jul 2006|
|EDICT Format Onomatopoeia List||filler||This is a list of onomatopoeic words and interjections compiled from various web sources and submitted by contributors to romhacking.net. This document was compiled to assist fan translators working on game translations with this often frustrating an….||Miscellaneous||N/A||N/A||1.0||Beg||30 Apr 2006|
|Compression - DTE Packer||g8z et al||Possible method to improve DTE performance.||Assembly||N/A||N/A||2.0||Int||16 May 2006|