| IPS Wiz||Secteur 51||This is another IPS patching/creation utility. It’s in French and seems to be based on UIPS.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||2.0||None|
| IPS XP||Tenchi||A very capable IPS patcher with a nice GUI.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.11||None|
| IPS Maker||Dax||An old IPS patch maker.||Patching||N/A||N/A||DOS||4.04||03 Apr 1993|
| IPS||WaveMaster / SCePTiC||This is the defacto standard in IPS patchers. It was the best of its generation in the mid 90’s and it’s so good that people are still by and large using it today.||Patching||N/A||N/A||DOS||1.2||06 Aug 1993|
|Sega Genesis C Compiler||plee1||A compiler which compiles C files into Genesis format.||Miscellaneous||N/A||N/A||DOS||1.0||14 Oct 1996|
| ROMedit||Jason Lucas||A tableless text editor.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||2.25||31 Aug 1997|
| XLate||Planet X Software||A classic text editor with plenty of additional features for romhacking.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||3.0pre||24 Dec 1997|
|Rhack||Pelrun||A tableless text editor. Not quite a hex editor, but not a script dumper either, so it goes here.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||.80||01 Feb 1998|
| SmartIPS||Hartec||To apply “patch.ips” on the file “bad.aaa” load the IPS into field “IPS/IPS2 File” and the archive to be patched into field “Original File”. Click “Apply” button to apply the patch.
To create an IP….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||17 Mar 1998|
| VHex||Jay||A tableless text editor/viewer written by Jay.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||1.1.1||24 Apr 1998|
| IPS EXE||Jay||A handy little utility which will convert IPS files into executables.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.5||28 Apr 1998|
| UniROM||_Bnu||This is an older hex editor with support for DTE, MBE and a few other features. It was good in it’s time but not so useful now.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||0.60||23 Oct 1998|
| Script Insertor||Jair||Script Inserter takes text from an ordinary text file, converts it using a table file, and re-inserts it into a ROM, changing the game’s text. It can automatically insert line, section, and message breaks for you. It can even rewrite the point….||Script Extraction / Insertion||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||30 Oct 1998|
| Hexposure||SnowBro||My all time favorite translation centered hex editor. An easy to use interface (press ESC to access menus), a nice layout, it was the only hex editor I used for the longest time. If you can still run dos programs, I’d recommend giving it a shot.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||.44||26 Feb 1999|
| Hexecute||mdw||A very cool hex editor source code included.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||1.20||15 Jul 1999|
| FEP||kuma||Tool for applying FireFlower format patches. FireFlower is a textual patch format often used for graphic or color hacks.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.00||16 Mar 2000|
| FPM||kuma||Tool for creating FireFlower format patches. FireFlower is a textual patch format often used for graphic or color hacks.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.00||16 Mar 2000|
| Direct Hex-Edit||Bongo`||A decent DOS hex editor.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||DOS||0.90||02 Apr 2000|
|Hexedit||Prez||Prez added some romhacking related features to an open source hex editor resulting in one of the few linux hacking tools.||Hex Editors||N/A||N/A||Unix||0.9.3||08 Apr 2000|
| BinarySearch||High Level Challenge||This program searches for bytes as hexadecimal values with support for unknown values / wildcards by entering “??” as the byte.
For example, searching 0D??0A could return 0D090A or 0D450A.
Included is the original Japanese and an Engl….||Searching||N/A||N/A||Win||0.22||27 Apr 2000|