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SUPER MARIO BROS Special X1 for NES

Hack of Super Mario Bros.

Description:

SUPER MARIO BROS Special X1 for NES is a altered version of the Super Mario Bros. Special for NES hack which was created by Frantik and Karatorian. It is altered to more closely resemble the X1 version of Super Mario Bros. Special. The changes found in the hack include:

  • Title screen more closely resembles the X1 game.
  • World selection by pressing B.
  • Altered graphics such as dithering and a altered pallette.
  • The pipe entering cutscene at the beginning of some levels such as World 1-2 and 2-2 is done manually.
  • Ending message. A farewell message to Hudson Soft which closed down in 2012.

Note that this is based on the 1.0~rc1 hack of Super Mario Bros. Special for NES and will not contain any features of future versions should future versions be released.

The readme is in S-JIS format.

ROM / ISO Information:

  • File Name: Super Mario Bros. (W) [!].nes
  • CRC32: 3337EC46
  • MD5: 811B027E AF99C2DE F7B933C5 208636DE
  • SHA1: EA343F4E 445A9050 D4B4FBAC 2C77D069 3B1D0922

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Credits:

Credits
ContributorType of contributionListed credit
MessatuHacking

User Review Information

An almost perfect product-improved "port" of the PC-88 game

Reviewed By: Burningtrash4heat on 09 Feb 2020

This is a nearly perfect conversion of the PC-88 version of Super Mario Bros Special. The levels, color palettes and most of the mechanics are very faithful to the original. Differences include: ·Horizontal screen scrolling, which wasn’t present in the PC-88 version. ·The music and gameplay are not laggy. ·A few powerful and enemies are missing from the PC-88 version. If this hack ever gets an update, it would be cool to see crabs, p-wings and hammers return.

(Edit: Found a major glitch in 4-3, the “Coin Heaven” room exit pipe is broken. No way out.)

Version B20120716 Recommended - Yes

User Reviews
HeadlineAuthorDateVersionRecommended
This is a good "remake" of the originaldiablo66614 Mar 2020B20120716Yes
An almost perfect product-improved "port" of the PC-88 gameBurningtrash4heat09 Feb 2020B20120716Yes
Looks GoodBigDipper03 Oct 2019B20120716Yes
Awesome!!!szemigi27 Feb 2018B20120716Yes
Awesome stuff!Bonkers!06 May 2016B20120716Yes
The changes are greatMathUser292928 Nov 2012N/AYes