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[NES] Music Hacking Notes
« on: October 15, 2015, 12:09:00 pm »
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I changed it to NES music hacking because I might be able to do this for all NES games.

For those who understand music, here's what I did so far:


Dragon Warrior II
10/14/2015
This is in the ROM file:

Code: [Select]
00 - C#2
01 - D-2
02 - D#2
03 - E-2
04 - F-2
05 - F#2
06 - G-2
07 - G#2
08 - A-2
09 - A#2
0A - B-2
0B - C-3
0C - C#3
0D - D-3
0E - D#3
0F - F-3
10 - F#3
11 - G-3
12 - G#3
13 - A-3
14 - A#3
15 - B-3
16 - C-4
17 - C#4
18 - D-4
19 - D#4
1A - E-4
1B - F-4
1C - F#4
1D - G-4
1E - G#4
1F - A-4
20 - A#4
21 - B-4
22 - C-5
23 - C#5
24 - D-5
25 - D#5
26 - E-5
27 - F-5
28 - G-5
29 - G#5
2A - A-5
2B - A#5
2C - B-5
2D - C-6
2E - C#6
2F - D-6
30 - D#6
31 - E-6
32 - F-6
33 - F#6
34 - G-6
35 - G#6
36 - A-6
37 - A#6
38 - B-6
39 - C-7
3A - C#7
3B - D-7
3C - D#7
3D - E-7
3E - F-7
3F - F#7
40 - G-7
41 - G#7
42 - A-7
43 - A#7
44 - B-7
45 - C-8
46 - C#8
47 - D-8
48 - D#8

The music is located in Bank 03 from $C000 to $FFFF in MMC1.


10/15/2015
Here's one for Dragon Warrior I in the ROM file:

Code: [Select]
80 - C-1
81 - C#1
82 - D-1
83 - D#1
84 - E-1
85 - F-1
86 - F#1
87 - G-1
88 - G#1
89 - A-1
8A - A#1
8B - B-1
8C - C-3
8D - C#2
8E - D-2
8F - D#2
90 - E-2
91 - F-2
92 - F#2
93 - G-2
94 - G#2
95 - A-2
96 - A#2
97 - B-2
98 - C-3
99 - C#3
9A - D-3
9B - D#3
9C - E-3
9D - F-3
9E - F#3
9F - G-3
A0 - G#3
A1 - A-3
A2 - A#3
A3 - B-3
A4 - C-4
A5 - C#4
A6 - D-4
A7 - D#4
A8 - E-4
A9 - F-4
AA - F#4
AB - G-4
AC - A#4
AD - G-4
AE - G#4
AF - B-4
B0 - C-5
B1 - C#5
B2 - D-5
B3 - D#5
B4 - E-5
B5 - F-5
B6 - F#5
B7 - G-5
B8 - G#5
B9 - A-5
BA - A#5
BB - B-5
BC - C-6
BD - C#6
BE - D-6
BF - D#6
C0 - E-6
C1 - F-6
C2 - F#6
C3 - G-6
C4 - G#6
C5 - A-6
C6 - A#6
C7 - B-6
C8 - C-7

The music is located in Bank 01 from $4000 to $7FFF in MMC1.

Thanks to FCEUX, Famitracker & OpenMPT!
« Last Edit: October 18, 2015, 11:38:12 pm by Dracula X »
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