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Old 11-29-2005, 07:34 PM   #28
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Default Re: The Decline of ROM hacking.

> But you're right about how the games become more difficult
> to hack as the system is more advanced. I'm happy just
> messing around with NES, SNES and Gameboy stuff.

Psst. Dreamcast games are fucking easy to hack. There just aren't any text-heavy enough to merit a translation that have enough interest to actually get a translation.

Shit, as long as the game bothers to malloc() enough space for the script, they will generally just store everything in SJIS. Even if half-width ASCII is missing from the font, you at least get full width.



(a project that died because, at the time, I couldn't figure out how to allocate more memory--yes, the system had plenty more)
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