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TitleAuthorDescriptionCategoryPlatformGameVer AscendingLevelDate
SPC File FormatcreaothceannThe SPC SNES/SFC Music File Format.File FormatsSNESN/A.31Beg27 Feb 2006
NES Game Genie Code Format DOCBenzeneAnother GameGenie code hacking doc type thing.Cheat CodesNESN/A.71Beg10 Jul 1997
SNES and GB sprite storage formatsPikenThis document covers several different storage formats for GB and SNES graphics.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A0.0Int28 May 1998
Gamecube DSPDuddieA description of the byte code that the GameCube DSP processor uses.AssemblyGCN/A0.0.4Adv12 May 2005
Nijuu Music Source CodeNeil BaldwinNijuu is a music source code package to write NES music with ASM6 assembler and a few other tools. This source code is loosely based on a lot of music written by the audio composer and programmer, Neil Baldwin during his professional career.Source CodeNESN/A0.01bAdv18 Nov 2009
SNES9x savestate file formatcreaothceannA document detailing the basics of the snes9x savestate format.File FormatsSNESN/A0.1Int09 Oct 2007
How To Make Table FilesKevtavAnother guide to making table files.Table FilesMultipleN/A0.10Beg27 Jan 2001
Tile Molester v0.16 Source CodeSnowBroSource code for Tile Molester v 0.16, released by SnowBro on November 1, 2005, through his website. This source package includes all the necessary source to compile the program using the Java Development Kit. The last release of the program was compi….Source CodeN/AN/A0.16Adv11 Jan 2005
PC-Engine Video Display Controller DocumentationEmanuel SchleussingerA relatively detailed reference of all of the PC Engine’s VDC registers and capabilities. Thus far, this is the only document that covers all of the VDC’s registers in depth.Hardware Info.TG16N/A0.3Int01 Feb 1998
N64 CPU DocumentationOEMThis is an extremely detailed .PDF file of the 4300 MIPS processor that the Nintendo64 runs on. I cannot tell you what’s on the file, except that it contains a LOT of information on the CPU and how it works.Hardware Info.N64N/A0.3Adv01 Apr 1997
N64 Opcodes ListanarkoThis is an detailed list of the N64 op-codes, very valuable to N64 emulator authors. It has basically a reference of most, if not all, of the op-codes that games use. I merged the files in the .zip into one, for easy viewing.AssemblyN64N/A0.3Adv19 Feb 1998
How to Make Genesis Game Genie Codes With Gens TracerTony HedstromExplains how to make Genesis Game Genie codes using memory traces and assembly trace logs. This also serves as an interesting backdoor introduction to assembly language.Cheat CodesGENN/A0.4Int05 Jun 2007
Virtual Boy Programmers ManualDavid TuckerDavid Tucker’s excellent work summarizes all known technical details of the Virtual Boy hardware.Hardware Info.VBN/A0.521Adv01 Jan 2005
Guide to Cycle Counting on the Atari 2600Nick BensemaYou need every advantage when hacking and/or programming Atari 2600 games. Cycle counting is a necessary technique to master and this guide shows you how.Assembly2600N/A0.5aAdv17 Jul 1996
Zdawg's NES ROM Hacking DocumentZackManCovers several different aspects of ROM hacking.Text HackingNESN/A0.65Beg14 May 2008
Console Graphics DocumentKlarthDescriptions of graphics storage methods for the NES, SNES, NGPC, Virtual Boy, SMS, Game Gear, WSC, and Genesis.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A0.7Int18 Jul 2000
NES Mapper ListDischDetails for several mappers, arranged by mapper number. Register descriptions, behavior explanations, example games, etc. Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about mappers!Hardware Info.NESN/A0.7Adv24 Mar 2015
How to Make NES Game Genie Codes With a DebuggerTony HedstromExplains how to use the debugger in FCEUXD to make NES Game Genie codes. No assembly knowledge needed. This also serves as an interesting backdoor introduction to assembly language and debugger usage.Cheat CodesNESN/A0.7aBeg17 Oct 2003
20 Levels of NSF rippingGil GaladA very large and inclusive NSF ripping document translated and re-worked. It includes 20 steps, seven of which have yet to be completed.AssemblyNESN/A0.8Adv10 Dec 2005
Sega Genesis Hardware NotesCharles MacDonaldEverything contained within has been tested on actual hardware, so you know it’s right.Hardware Info.GENN/A0.8Int02 Mar 2001
The MetalHead Translation FAQMetalHead Hacking GroupMetalHead’s attempt at a translation how-to. http://metalproject.net/general/rom-hacking-old-doc/MiscellaneousNESN/A0.8Beg20 Mar 2000
Shift-JIS Encoded + HalfJohn OsborneA 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 FilesMultipleN/A1Beg16 Jan 2018
S-DD1 Algorithm DocumentationAndreas NaiveDocumentation of the S-DD1 graphics compression algorithm including source code samples of decompression and compression routines.Source CodeSNESN/A1.0Adv10 Oct 2004
N64 Survival Guideg8z et alVery brief set of documents for N64 newbies. Covers the absolute hardware basics and shows several practical examples.Hardware Info.N64N/A1.0Beg12 May 2006
N64 Documentation KitOEMThis documentation kit has an introductory section and a N64 functions reference manual. This kit is more geared towards experienced C programmers.AssemblyN64N/A1.0Adv08 Sep 2010
MOS MCS 6500 Microcomputer Family Programming ManualOEMThe MOS MCS 6500 Microcomputer Family Programming Manual is part of the KIM-1 hardware development kit. This document applies to all the 65xx CPUs with slight variations, such as the 6502 in the NES, 6510 in the C-64, 6507 in the Atari 2600, the list….AssemblyMultipleN/A1.0Int01 Jan 1976
Game Genie DocSnowBroThe contents of an email written by SnowBro detailing a method of making GameGenie codes permanant.Cheat CodesN/AN/A1.0Beg12 Feb 2000
Text Demo - Source CodeSpardaJust the sources to a simple “Text to Screen” demo. It should be helpful for beginner SNES programmers.AssemblySNESN/A1.0Beg17 May 2006
Hacking Custom Intros Into SNES ROMsDackRThis tutorial aims to simplify the learning curve for hacking your own intros into SNES ROMS. The tutorial includes a re-compiled 32-bit version of gif2sopts.exe. This is included because this is hard to find. Special Thanks to MrRichard999 fo….Graphics HackingSNESN/A1.0Int10 Jul 2018
The 68000's Instruction SetUnknownA nice reference for the 68000’s instruction set. It does not, however, include things such as the opcode bit-patterns (the hexadecimal encoding for the instructions).AssemblyGENN/A1.0Int03 Nov 1996
GB Hardware InformationMarat FayzullinThis is a comprehensive document on the hardware details for the Gameboy. The following information is mostly based on a document by Pan of Anthrox, Jeff Frohwein’s, Pascal Felber’s, and my own findings.Hardware Info.GBN/A1.0Int07 Jan 2011
Collection of Sega Genesis ManualsOEMIf you thought the official manual we had before was something, you ain’t seen nothing yet! This is THE source for the Genesis. If you’re serious about Genesis programming, download this.Hardware Info.GENN/A1.0Adv29 Mar 2000
Editing Fonts without the Aid of a Graphics EditorPartial TranslationsA document explaining how to edit bitplane fonts with a hex editor.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A1.0Int01 Oct 2009
Collection of Sega CD ManualsOEMWhoa, just when you thought you’d never see anything about developing for the Sega CD, along comes this jewel. Official goodness here folks. Pretty much everything you want to know about the Genesis’s sidecar can be found in this.Hardware Info.SegaCDN/A1.0Adv29 Mar 2000
Converting SNES pointers to 24-bitKingMike's TranslationsThis is a document to explain how to convert SNES 2-byte pointer tables (”absolute addressing”) to 3-byte pointer tables (”long addressing”).AssemblySNESN/A1.0Int24 Jan 2011
Collection of Sega 32X ManualsOEMWe’ve got the official SDK and we’ve got the official manual for this little beast. Seriously, if you’re even remotely interested in programming this puppy, you owe it to yourself (and possibly your unborn children) to download this an….Hardware Info.32XN/A1.0Adv29 Mar 2000
How to start hacking your own ROMsJustin AndersonA guide to changing graphics in games by using the Nesticle emulator.Graphics HackingNESN/A1.0Beg14 Oct 1997
FAQ for the LZSS CompressionNemesisA detailed tutorial that’s all about LZSS which is commonly used in video games. Tells how to find it, crack it, or implement it. (Translated from French by DaMarsMan)Text HackingN/AN/A1.0Int06 Jun 2006
An Introduction to Understanding/Hacking 8 Bit GraphicsPrezA guide to working with graphics using only a hex editor.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A1.0Int14 May 2008
Adding an SNES Intro (with a few clicks)DQ TranslationsThis document explains a quick way to go about the process of adding an intro to a game.AssemblySNESN/A1.0Int16 Jun 2006
Name Table & Pattern Table DocJohnie DoA document detailing how to change NES pattern and name table docs using the Nesticle emulator and a hex editor.Graphics HackingNESN/A1.0Beg14 May 2008
NES 16×16 Tile FormatGideon ZhiA document detailing instructions for dealing with 16×16 NES tiles.Graphics HackingNESN/A1.0Int13 Jun 2007
PAC File formathenke37PAC files are simple archive files used by Capcom. In fact, they are so simple that there are no file names for the archived files!File FormatsNDSN/A1.0Int05 Apr 2011
Gameboy Advance CribsheetJustin LloydA reference guide for programming the GBA on the assembly level. Includes hardware registers, ARM & Thumb op-codes, memory organisation (including VRAM), DMA timings, and other useful information.Hardware Info.GBAN/A1.0Int01 Nov 2001
GBATEKMartin KorthThe definitive guide to all things about the both GBA and DS hardware and then some.Hardware Info.NDSN/A1.0Adv01 Jan 2007
TIM Graphic Formats 1.0KlarthThis is an indispensable resource for anyone interested in learning to work with 2D PlayStation graphics.Graphics HackingPSXN/A1.0Adv19 Jan 2003
Game Boy Programming Manual v1.0OEMOfficial Game Boy/Game Boy Color hardware information source, compiled in 1999. Includes 298 pages.Hardware Info.GBN/A1.0Adv09 Nov 1999
Title Screen Hacking Made EasyInVerseAn interesting document detailing a method for finding and editing title screen map data.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A1.0Int28 Feb 2003
TMD Graphics FormatRicardo ReisA technical look at the Playstation’s 3d graphics format.Graphics HackingPSXN/A1.0Adv18 Aug 2007
TMD Packet List FormatRicardo ReisA document detailing the Playstation’s 3d graphics format.Graphics HackingPSXN/A1.0Adv22 Aug 2007
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