|TurboGrafx-16 Hardware Notes||Charles MacDonald||A fairly comprehensive overview of the PC Engine’s hardware and quirks. Everything contained within has been tested, but, by the author’s own admission, may not be 100% accurate.||Hardware Info.||TG16||N/A||1.0||Int||28 Feb 2002|
|Ultima: Quest of the Avatar||John David Ratliff||This document is a guide to hacking the save state (SRAM or battery backed RAM) of Ultima: Quest of the Avatar for the Nintendo Entertainment System.||Game Specific||NES||Ultima: Quest of the Avatar||1.0||Int||01 Jan 2005|
|Using Pointers Effectively||Gideon Zhi||A document which describes how to save space by optimizing pointers.||Pointer Hacking||Multiple||N/A||1.0||Int||09 Apr 2002|
|Variable Width Font||Stealth Translations||An example of how I would do a variable width font routine for a SNES game.||Source Code||SNES||N/A||2.0||Int||20 Apr 2006|
|WindThunder AMP_File V1.0 Format||D||AMP files are WindThunder’s transparent PCX format used in Heroine Anthem I&II. Their extension is usually .AMP, .000 or .001.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder ANI_FILE V1.0 Format||D||All animations in WindThunder’s Heroine Anthem I&II are stored in the proprietary ANI_FILE format. Their extension is usually .APS, .000 or .001.
The ANI_FILE format is a running format designed to be streamed and played in real time. It&….||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder Package File Format||D||WindThunder Package Files are used for graphics storage in Heroine Anthem I&II, and possibly in a few other titles from WindThunder. Their proper extension is ‘.bin.’||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|WindThunder Script Format||D||This is a script file format, and while it contains dialogue, ’script’ in this example refers more to scripted actions. The extensions for this format are .SC0 or .SC1. The scripts are generated by WindThunder’s in-house event editor.||File Formats||PC||Multiple Games||2006/2/7||Int||07 Feb 2006|
|Xcalibur's Pointer Document||Xcalibur||A nice condensed document aimed at those wishing to master the art of SNES pointers.||Pointer Hacking||SNES||N/A||1.1||Int||01 Jan 2000|
|Zelda 2 ROM Expansion||Dr. Floppy||In a private message from October 2012, Dr. Floppy explains how to expand the Zelda 2 ROM for the NES.||Game Specific||NES||Zelda II: The Adventure of Link||1.0||Int||20 Jul 2013|
|Zelda 3 Documentation||MathOnNapkins||Contains extensive information on VRAM, SRAM, RAM, and ROM maps. The most comprehensive package of information available for the SNES version of the game.||Game Specific||SNES||The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past||6.0||Int||30 Nov 2011|
|Zelda Decompression Code||Piken||A commented trace log of the Zelda graphics decompression routine.||Game Specific||SNES||The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past||1.0||Int||22 Feb 2001|
|Zelda I Docs||Night Dragon||A basic guide to Zelda map hacking.||Game Specific||NES||The Legend of Zelda||1.0||Int||09 Mar 2000|
|Zelda II - Jumping Routine||njosro||This document translates the assembly routine for Link jumping and the subroutine that the game uses to apply gravity.||Assembly||NES||Zelda II: The Adventure of Link||1.0||Int||29 Apr 2018|
|Zelda II - Music Info & Expansion||the_icepenguin||This is intended to be used alongside optomon’s music document.
It will cover many things regarding the music of Zelda II, and it will show you how to expand the data to allow more songs. I….||Audio Hacking||NES||Zelda II: The Adventure of Link||1.3||Int||11 Mar 2019|
|Zelda II Dialog Conditions||njosro||This document outlines and explains the mechanism behind the townsfolk dialog conditions in Zelda II. Things like Bagu, River Man, door ladies, etc.
The original disassembly was provided by Trax.||Assembly||NES||Zelda II: The Adventure of Link||1.0||Int||03 May 2017|
|Zelda3 Compendium||SePH||Although not yet completely finished, this surely is the Bible of the A link to the Past editing. It contains tons of useful and valuable information, written by practically everyone, who ever edited this game.||Game Specific||SNES||The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past||1.8.4||Int||24 Apr 2014|
|ZSNES Savestate SPC Format||_Demo_||This is a detailed look at the SPC portion of the ZSNES savestate. This is invaluable information for anybody trying to learn some SPC700 hacking skills.
The companion general ZSNES savestate format document can also be found right here at ROMhack….||Save State Hacking||SNES||N/A||1.0||Int||21 Dec 2005|