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TitleAuthorDescriptionCategoryPlatformGameVerLevel AscendingDate
SNES Palette FormatJayA document on the SNES palette format, and converting colors between it and standard RGB24 format.Palette HackingSNESN/A1.0Adv24 Apr 1998
Record of the Lodoss War R'Engineer NotesF.H.An explanation of the compression and storage of text in the Record of Lodoss War. Extremely thorough.Game SpecificSNESRecord of Lodoss War1.2Adv30 Jun 2000
Chrono Trigger CompressionGeigerA document pertaining to compression in the Chrono Trigger rom.Game SpecificSNESChrono Trigger20031216Adv16 Dec 2003
SNES Chip LabelsPikenA document outlining the actual chip markings found on the SNES circuit board. Also has chip information for various special chip cart games with the SuperFX, DSP, SA-1 and other chips. Very useful to help obtain chip data sheets and other informatio….Hardware Info.SNESMultiple Games2004-04-04Adv04 Apr 2004
Pseudo 16x16 TilesPikenDetailed information on a special type of graphics storage used by Mario World, Zelda: ALTTP, Super Metroid and other SNES games. This has to do with level layout.Graphics HackingSNESMultiple Games2004-04-04Adv04 Apr 2004
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
Anomie's S-DSP DocAnomieExtremely in depth technical information on the S-DSP sound hardware on the SNES and how sound is generated. Mostly for experts only, but it can be used as an intermediate-level reference to the S-DSP registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1212Adv28 Sep 2015
Anomie’s C4 Chip DocAnomieIn depth information on the SNES C4 cartridge add-on chip and it’s registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-07-12Adv12 Jul 2007
Anomie’s SNES OpenBus and Wrapping DocAnomieExplains OpenBus effect on the SNES hardware, and the behavior of S-CPU accesses that cross page/bank boundaries. For experts only.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-04-21Adv21 Apr 2007
Anomie's SPC700 Cycle DocAnomieCycle information for the SPC700. Probably not too useful for ROMhacking, but is for emulator authors.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-04-21Adv21 Apr 2007
Anomie's SNES Timing DocAnomieThis is a document intended to describe various aspects of SNES timing. It will probably not be useful unless you already know a good bit about the SNES.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2008-12-21Adv21 Dec 2008
Mega Man X3 Decompression RoutineEuclidA brief document explaining the graphics compression used in Mega Man X3 with commented disassembly.Game SpecificSNESMega Man X331.1.06Adv31 Jan 2016
Homebrew Handbook for SNESGrogThis guide goes over the basics of coding 65816 assembly for the SNES. Only the Introduction and first chapter are complete.AssemblySNESN/A1.0Adv27 Feb 2006
Super Metroid CompressionUnicorn_PoopThis is a short little table of notes about the decompression routine in Super Metroid.Game SpecificSNESSuper Metroid1.0Adv10 Nov 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
Romancing Saga 2 VWFLordTechExample of VWF on SNES.Source CodeSNESRomancing SaGa 21.0Adv08 Nov 2011
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
Blargg’s S-DSP Timer Glitch ExplanationBlarggAn email detailing Blargg’s discoveries regarding a glitch in the S-DSP timers when the target is written just when the internal counter is ticked.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-03-31Adv31 Mar 2007
SPC7110F0a Chip InformationKammedoThis document contains information about the SPC7110 chip, which is used for the SNES games; Far East Of Eden Zero (FEoEZ), Super Power League 4 (SPL4) and Momotarou Densetsu Happy (MDH). It contains pinouts, memory map, and so….Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv30 May 2008
SPC7110 InfoDark ForceThis document contains reverse engineered information on the SPC7110 regarding registers, memory map, real time clock commands, and more. It was originally created by Dark Force of DeJap and then updated more recently by The Dumper.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv25 Jul 2008
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