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Final Fantasy VI - Sound Restoration hack and few framerate drop

Hack of Final Fantasy VI Advance

Description:

This hack, that could also be called “FF6 advance as it should have been”, basically replace the music with the original music from the SNES version (gone the aggressive fuzzy instruments).

The framerate drops, although not entirely suppressed, are greatly reduced, so this version plays almost as smoothly as the SNES original.

All 3 releases of the game (Japan, America, Europe) are supported.

The opera songs can optionally be patched to have true opera soloists, and the major part of the opera tunes are played by Tokio’s orchestra (European version of the ROM only).

ROM / ISO Information:

  • European version
  • CRC32: D15DEBA5
  • MD5: 7F6BF3B4D84F113AA454136E5B53FD77
  • SHA-1: C5B27ED0870EA64E6A001C5BC367F76571ACE973
  • -
  • American version
  • CRC32: D708F5AB
  • MD5: D1C3D1798A3F347FBAB41F151C99DECE
  • SHA-1: E9A2A58BC56ACE26CB56D0CF5CDAD1A10AA5DEDF
  • -
  • Japanese version
  • CRC32: D67478FE
  • MD5: 09DAF6531DED19B7921367084E439B2F
  • SHA-1: 1850FEDDE7305C4BAF42E0594AAABE17C549D7E2

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Credits:

Credits
ContributorType of contributionListed credit
BregaladHacking

User Review Information

Fixed what the GBA version is lacking.

Reviewed By: Zoel on 30 Sep 2010

Playing the Snes version of FF6 is one of the best experiences I have. However the GBA port was a great addition for gamers who like FF6, not to mention that it also includes a bunch of new features. However, the GBA port also came with a few conversion problems, especially regarding BGM aspects. This hack is excellent for purist and non purist fans who’d like to play the game with all its sound features not butchered by lazy programming.

Recommended - Yes

User Reviews
HeadlineAuthorDateVersionRecommended
Once you hear the hissing you cannot unhearG06129 Jul 20172.1No
Mostly Great - Opera is divisiveChibiNinja02 Apr 20172.1Yes
Amazingxordspar026 Jul 20162.1Yes
Backgound noise/hissingencoreAC27 May 20162.1Yes
Much better nowJohn Enigma10 Mar 20162.01Yes
That's much better!Chronosplit20 Mar 20162.01Yes
Thank you!safaribans31 Aug 2012N/AYes
Great job!TheZunar12330 Jan 2013N/AYes
A Musical PerspectiveSpooniest04 Jun 2012N/AYes
This makes the GBA version perfectHrith07 Feb 2011N/AYes
Fixed what the GBA version is lacking.Zoel30 Sep 2010N/AYes