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Title AscendingAuthorDescriptionCategoryPlatformGameVerLevelDate
Programming the Z80Rodnay ZaksProgramming the Z80 is a very complete book for learning the basics of how to program systems that use the microprocessor Zilog 80. This book covers the basics, starting from various number systems, including hexadecimal and binary. Also covering flo….AssemblyMultipleN/A3.0Int01 Jan 1981
PSX VBlankDoomedThis demonstrates a simple VBlank IRQ for the Playstation.Source CodePSXN/A1.0Beg28 Sep 1999
PsyQ SNES Development ManualPsygnosisThis is a scanned version of the custom Software Development Kit Psygnosis created to code SNES games with a kind of high level assembly toolchain (supporting C-like control statements like if then else, etc). Commercial games like the platformer ….AssemblySNESN/A1.0Adv01 Jan 1994
Quick CDrom explanationDoomedA very technical document on the PSX CD ROM drive.Hardware Info.PSXN/A1.0Adv01 Jan 2000
Qwertie’s SNES Documentation Plus DMA Revision 6QwertieContains essential information for experienced hackers. Covers topics such as joypads, DMA & HDMA transfer, sprites, and registers. Note though, there are inaccuracies.
  • Has “big-endian” and “little-endian” mixed up
  • [l….
Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.1Adv01 Jan 1998
Reading Data Through a TableZackManA document with included sample code describing how to support table files in your programs.Source CodeN/AN/A1.0Beg14 May 2008
Relative Searcher 2.4 TutorialJairA tutorial for Relative Searcher 2.4 by the author of the program. Good general information on relative searching in general as well.Relative SearchingMultipleN/A2.4Beg13 Oct 1998
Reverse Pointer ScanDPHP 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 CodeN/AN/A2.0Int22 Apr 2006
RLEDecmpTFGA simple RLE codec written in C.Source CodeN/AN/A1.0Int03 Aug 2003
Rob Northern Compression FormatZoinkityDescription 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 FormatsMultipleN/A1.0Int28 Nov 2012
ROM Hacking/Translating for Anyone Volume 1UtilMikeA brief overview to the major aspects of hacking ROMS.Text HackingMultipleN/A1.5Beg06 Nov 2011
ROM Hacking/Translating for Anyone Volume 2UtilMikeA brief overview to the major aspects of hacking ROMS.Text HackingMultipleN/A1.5Beg12 Jan 2011
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
S-NES Emulator SE Sound CodeF.H.This text file is a full reverse engineering of the sound code in Nintendo’s ‘Super Nintendo SE’ development unit. The SPC-700 code allows the choice of two samples to be played and would allow the user to play with various attributes ….Source CodeSNESN/A1.0Int05 Nov 2004
Saturn Dev Kit ManualPsygnosisThis is a page-for-page copy of the manual included in the Saturn Development Kit by PSYQ.AssemblySATN/A1.0Int01 Jan 1996
Save State Hacking with Visual BasicTFGA nice resource for those of you looking to start writing visual basic hacking programs. Takes a tutorial approach at hacking Final Fantasy II (US) save states.Save State HackingNESN/A2.1Beg29 Apr 2001
Sega 32X SDKOEMThe official Software Development Kit for the Sega 32X.Miscellaneous32XN/A1.0Adv12 Aug 1997
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
Sega Genesis Programming IntroductionFonzieAn introduction to programming the Genesis. English and French versions included.AssemblyGENN/A1.1Int11 Jun 2004
Sega Genesis Technical NotesBart TrzynadlowskiAn informative collection of notes on the Genesis. This document is intended to be used as a reference alongside sega2.doc or any other complete Sega Genesis technical documentation, it is not intended as a standalone resource for learning about the ….Hardware Info.GENN/A1.0Adv07 Feb 2000
Sega Genesis VDP DocumentationCharles MacDonaldVarious quirks and notes on the Genesis Video Display Processor.Hardware Info.GENN/A1.5fInt10 Aug 2000
Sega Master System Development ManualOEMEver wanted to program that 8-bit system, which, despite looking and sounding better than the NES, got the boot back in the late 80’s? Well, this is the document for you! Everything needed to program this little beast is included and it’s s….Hardware Info.SMSN/A1.0Int10 Jan 2006
Sega Master System Technical InformationRichard Talbot-WatkinsA compilation of information on the Sega Master System.Hardware Info.SMSN/A1.0Beg10 Jun 1998
SH-4 Hardware SpecificationsOEMSH-4 programming manual. You’ll need it to work with the Dreamcast processor.Hardware Info.DCN/A1.0Int04 Mar 1999
SH7604 Hardware User ManualOEMDocumentation on the processor inside the 32x addon for the Genesis.Hardware Info.GENN/A1.0Int13 Aug 1997
Shift-JIS & UTF-8 TableMrRichard999Here is a table for displaying Shift-JIS & UTF-8 characters which are found in many Japanese PC games.Table FilesN/AN/A1.0Beg27 Jul 2016
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
Shift-JIS TableKingMike's TranslationsThe popular Shift-JIS encoding scheme in table format. The table is itself encoded in Shift-JIS.Table FilesN/AN/A1.0Beg25 Mar 2001
Shift-JIS TableTauwasserShift-JIS table. Contains additional mappings:
  • NEC special chatacters (NEC特殊文字)
  • NEC selected IBM extended characters (NEC選定IBM拡張文字)
  • IBM extended characters (IBM拡張文字)
Compatible with ….
Table FilesN/AN/A1.0Beg14 Sep 2009
Shift-JIS w/ redone English LetteringMrRichard999Here is a table for representing Shift-JIS English characters in regular format as “ABC” instead of the Shift-JIS “ABC” format. It still retains the Shift-JIS format but this makes it easier for entering English lettering in….Table FilesN/AN/A1.0Beg27 Jul 2016
SNES and GB sprite storage formatsPikenThis document covers several different storage formats for GB and SNES graphics.Graphics HackingMultipleN/A0.0Int28 May 1998
SNES Cart Hacking InfoSiudymThis is an extremely detailed technical document of SNES cartridge pinouts.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv01 Jan 2001
SNES CPURandall HydeThis is an extremely detailed technical document of the SNES 65c816 processor. It is a customized 16 bit processor made for the SNES. It operates in both 16- (Native) and 8-bit (Emulation) modes. The 8-bit emulation mode is 100% compatible with the 6….Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv11 Mar 1998
SNES Developer ManualOEMThis is heck of an SNES technical reference document. With over 800+ pages of information covering most aspects of the SNES including CPU, APU, DSP,SA-1, SFX, Super Scope, SNES mouse, multi-tap, and more, this document is a treasure!Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int14 Jun 2005
SNES DocY0SHiThe greatest Super Nintendo documentation in its day, but newer docs have more information.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.30Beg28 Dec 1994
SNES FastROM InformationPaulThis document provides information on the SNES’s FastROM mode, which allows a speed increase of around 33%.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv16 Feb 1994
SNES GraphicsStarrThese documents tells all about the SNES graphics array. It is what sets the SNES apart from all the 16 bit systems. It consists of four overlapping backgrounds that can scroll by themselves in any direction. It runs on 256 colors (Or 15 bit colors f….Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv04 Oct 1997
SNES Initialization Source CodeUnknownHere is some examples code to initialize the SNES from scratch and write some text to the screen.Source CodeSNESN/A1.0Int19 Jun 2011
SNES KartDiskDudeIn depth detail on the actual cartridge layout. Not really “the most complete [or accurate] guide to a SNES cartridge worldwide” though.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.6Int01 Jan 1997
SNES Kart (HTML)DiskDudeIn depth detail on the actual cartridge layout. Not really “the most complete [or accurate] guide to a SNES cartridge worldwide” though.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.6Int01 Jan 1996
SNES Layering ExplainedPikenThis is some advanced information on layering and color math in SNES background modes 0 and 1. An Image to go along with document can be found on author’s homepage.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2004-04-04Adv04 Apr 2004
SNES Memory Mapping]SiMKiN[Brief description of SNES LoROM and HiROM memory maps. Nice as a quick graphical type reference, but not as complete as some other sources on the subject such as open source emulator source code.Hardware Info.SNESN/A3.5Int23 Mar 1998
SNES Multiplication/Division RegistersVic RickerThis is an in-depth documentation on the SNES’s special multiplication/division registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv26 Dec 1993
SNES Palette FormatJayA document on the SNES palette format, and converting colors between it and standard RGB24 format.Palette HackingSNESN/A1.0Adv24 Apr 1998
SNES ReadDPHP function to read a SNES ROM. Deinterleaves and removes header. Does not support mistakenly interleaved LoROMs.Source CodeSNESN/A2.0Int03 Jul 2006
SNES Register MapOEMA short and sweet guide to the SNES hardware registers. It can be a handy quick reference register sheet when doing SNES programming. Anomie’s Register doc is also recommended.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int16 May 2007
SNES Sound Processors InfoGau Of The VeldtThe SNES sound system was custom made by Sony specifically for the SNES. It’s labeled as an SPC-700. It is superior to most sound chips of its time (1991), for it has its own memory and instruction set, which takes the load off the main CPU. If ….Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv05 Feb 1998
SNES translucency FAQBregaladThis document talks about how translucency works on the SNES, and shows a few examples how to use the hardware to your advantage.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.0Int21 May 2015
SNES/SFC Manual (PDF Version)OEMThis is an SFC version of the SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site, covering the PPU and CPU. This is a good technical supplement to the actual SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site. It also contains a nice 2-page register summary sheet.Hardware Info.SNESN/APDFInt31 Mar 1994
SNES9x savestate file formatcreaothceannA document detailing the basics of the snes9x savestate format.File FormatsSNESN/A0.1Int09 Oct 2007
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