| isopatch||Agemo||This tool lets you quickly insert a list of files in a PSX ISO. You can choose the ISO format and optionally regen ECC/EDC on the fly.
Instructions are in Chinese but are easily understandable.||Patching||PSX||N/A||Win||0.5||27 Dec 2004|
| Floating IPS||Alcaro||Floating IPS is an IPS patcher, intended to replace Lunar IPS.
- Can apply multiple patches at once. (Can’t create multiple patches at once, though; make a batch file if you need that.)
- Generated patches are (usually) (slightly) smaller (b….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.31||29 Jun 2015|
|LivePatch||Archaemic||LivePatch is a generic utility for enabling mod developers and hackers to apply patches to legally owned UMDs or PSN titles when the game runs, instead of having to patch and use ISOs or CSOs.||Patching||PSP||N/A||Indep||0.1.3||26 Feb 2012|
| Lazy IPS||Boris Timofeev||An IPS patcher written in Python and GTK.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Unix||20120219||19 Feb 2012|
| UniPatcher||Boris Timofeev||ROM patcher for Android.
UniPatcher supports IPS, IPS32, UPS, BPS, APS (GBA), APS (N64), PPF, DPS, EBP and XDelta3 patch types.
- Creating XDelta3 patches
- Fix checksum for Sega Mega Drive ROMs
- Remove SMC header for S….
|Patching||Multiple||N/A||Java||0.17.1||09 Oct 2020|
| Ucon||Chicken / chp||A ROM conversion, IPS patching, and general information gathering utility for SNES and Genesis roms.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||DOS||1.41||01 Oct 1994|
|IPS Patcher||Chris Wright||This is a basic IPS patcher for Macintosh.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Mac OS||1.0.5||None|
| BsPatch||Colin Percival||bsdiff and bspatch are command line tools for building and applying patches to binary files. It creates and applies BDF patches.
By using suffix sorting (specifically, Larsson and Sadakane’s qsufsort) and taking advantage of how executable fi….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||23 Oct 2004|
|Cyips||CyanPrime||Cyips is a terminal application that allows you to patch anything with a IPS format patch. This is it’s first release and I’m real excited about it. It is as simple as one, two, three, so give it a try next time you need something patched w….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Java||1.0||23 Oct 2010|
| NINJA Patcher||D||Flexible patching format with file validation that makes ROM format problems a thing of the past. Supports NINJA 2.0, IPS, PPF 1.0/2.0/3.0, FFP, PAT, and GDIFF patches
This program was written by Derrick Sobodash and is the latest/last version tha….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||v2.0 - Jul||26 Jul 2006|
| Game Genie Good Guy||Daniele Mte90 Scasciafratte||Game Genie Good Guy is based on Game Genie Guy (https://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1054/) but it is for Linux.
Can generate a patched ROM with inserted the Game Genie codes or the IPS patch t….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Unix||1.0.0||13 Jan 2020|
| IPS Maker||Dax||An old IPS patch maker.||Patching||N/A||N/A||DOS||4.04||03 Apr 1993|
| IPS Bugtracker||Digisalt||This tool can help you track down faulty IPS patch records causing critical errors in your roms without you needing to know anything about the internal structure of the IPS/Rom file. Also included is the source-code of the tool.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||DOS||1.0||06 Oct 2007|
| ROM Expander Pro||DvD||Since IPS does not handle expansion of ROMs, just in-place replacement patching, the author needed something for users of his patches to easily expand Japanese ROM files before applying his patches when he needed to expand his games.
DvD had previ….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||12.8.12||29 Nov 2001|
| EWing IPS Patcher||Eagleheardt||Time for a beta release!
This is a graphical IPS patching utility for Linux.
You may need to add a few libraries to your system, such as python3, python3-tk.
After that, you should be able to double click the file and have the interface guid….||Patching||PC||N/A||Unix||0.9b||30 Apr 2017|
| Lunar IPS||FuSoYa’s Niche||Lunar IPS is intended as an easy to use, lightweight IPS patch utility for Windows to replace DOS program. It can both create and apply IPS patches.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||1.02||03 Jun 2010|
| Chief-net IPS||Guyver (X.B.M.)||This is a Russian clone of IPSelect. It can apply sections of an IPS patch to a file without applying the entire file. Useful if you need to test various parts of a patch to find bugs.
New in vers….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||2.1||01 Aug 2007|
| Ips2Exe Lite||Guyver (X.B.M.)||Ips2Exe Lite is a program which can convert an .IPS file into an executable package. The package in turn can be ran without a patching tool for ROMs or other programs. You can add an icon and a description to the executable package which can be seen ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0.3||26 Oct 2017|
| IPS2EXE||Guyver (X.B.M.)||Ips2Exe is a program which can convert an .IPS file into an executable package. The package in turn can be ran without a patching tool for ROMs or other programs. You can add an icon, image, music and a description to the executable package which ca….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0.2||24 Jan 2015|
| SmartIPS||Hartec||To apply “patch.ips” on the file “bad.aaa” load the IPS into field “IPS/IPS2 File” and the archive to be patched into field “Original File”. Click “Apply” button to apply the patch.
To create an IP….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||17 Mar 1998|
|Dual Patcher||HatZen08||Dual is a patcher designed for the dynamic management of multiple patches in a single target file. It allows to check, apply, undo or analyze patches in a safe way.
It follows a different direction from standard patchers and it isn’t recommen….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Unix||1.0||13 May 2014|
| Just F Patch||Hextator||Just F Patch is a patching format designed to fix an issue with UPS:
UPS validates results by comparing hashes within the patch to that of the entire resulting file.
JFP only does hashing on values which were actually modified and so multiple J….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Java||20120204||04 Feb 2012|
| mkips||ineedahorse||This is a command-line based tool for creating IPS patches. It’s written in C++. I created it because the only other Linux IPS patch creator I know of is GUI (and thus not something you really want to call from a terminal). The included binary i….||Patching||PC||N/A||Unix||0.2||01 Aug 2017|
| DEF||interdpth||This is an elevator patcher for Metroid Zero Mission. Due to a bug in Zero Fission, elevators got messed up. This program fixes it. Follow the instructions and you’re good.||Patching||GBA||Metroid: Zero Mission||Win||Final||18 Apr 2008|
| Beopat||Januschan||Can create executable patch files which take the complication out of patching files for people playing your hack.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||25 Jan 2001|
| IPS EXE||Jay||A handy little utility which will convert IPS files into executables.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.5||28 Apr 1998|
| Doki Patch Creator||Jonatan Nilsson||This surely is one of the best if not the best patch creator and autopatcher. We all know, what the main problems of any file patching are: using the wrong original rom, problems with renaming the new patched file, problems with the extension of the ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.2||06 Jan 2013|
| XDelta||Josh MacDonald||Open-source binary diff, differential compression tools, VCDIFF (RFC 3284) delta compression.
Included is a 32-Bit & 64-Bit version as well as the source code.
To apply “patch.xdelta3″ on the file “bad.aaa”, generating &….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||3.0.11||08 Jan 2016|
| ipscat||Jouni00||Ipscat is a small and simple program which concatenates IPS patches together. Very simplistic, written in standard C so it ought to compile on Windows, Linux, Mac and even DOS. Source code included!
A Windows binary is included, but it hasn’t….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Indep||1.1||01 Dec 2017|
| xdelta UI||KaioShin||A simple frontend for xdelta. Allows you to easily create and apply xdelta patches without messing with the command-line.
Note that xdelta can account for shifted data, so moving portions of rom around won’t result in patches containing copyr….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.1||31 May 2009|
| FEP||kuma||Tool for applying FireFlower format patches. FireFlower is a textual patch format often used for graphic or color hacks.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.00||16 Mar 2000|
| FPM||kuma||Tool for creating FireFlower format patches. FireFlower is a textual patch format often used for graphic or color hacks.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.00||16 Mar 2000|
| Game Genie Guy!||Kyle||Game Genie Guy! by Kyle
This is a small Windows utility for applying Game Genie codes to roms. This saves you the trouble of having to enter them each time the game is played.
1. Click the Browse button and select an unzipped Game Boy….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.0||13 Mar 2015|
| ipsextract||Lab 313||ipsextract - utility for extraction IPS-file from binary(for example compiled ips patch in exe-file) file.
The program uses universal GUI.
- For GUI using, the archive must be unpacked in the [url=http://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1284/]C….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||0.0.1||31 Aug 2015|
| Advanced Patch Conflict Finder||Leet Sketcher||A tool for finding conflicts between multiple patches. This is a more advanced variant of Zephyr’s Patch Conflict Finder program, which essentially did the same thing; however, all of the patches had to be in the same folder as the program execu….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.4||03 Mar 2018|
| Patch Checker||LocksmithArmy||Have you ever wanted to put more than one patch onto a ROM? maybe you like the moemon patch or another graphic patch ontop of a full hack…
Ever needed to know if the two patches will play nice together…
This is the tool for you.
The Pat….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||2.0||15 Sep 2014|
| ECCRegen||LuHa||ECCRegen is a tool for regenerating the EDC and ECC fields of CD-ROM sectors.
Regenerating is required after manipulations with CD image, for correct work on real hardware.||Patching||PSX||N/A||Win||1.41||24 Apr 2001|
| WinIPS||M.K.S||WinIPS is an easy-to-use IPS program for Windows. It can create and apply IPS patches. Included is the original Japanese version, the English version, and the source code.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||0.71||16 Dec 2012|
- Paper Mario Star Rod (.mod)
- VCDiff (.xdelta)
- can patch and create patches
- shows ROM CRC32, MD5 and SHA-1 before patch….
|Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||2.4||06 Nov 2020|
| Snara||Matthew Callis||Snara is a solution to the eternal problem of idiot proof distribution of IPS patches.
By taking care of any problems for you user, you can easily and safely distribute patches wrapped into Snara. Snara is an Adobe Air application making it univer….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Indep||1.0||20 Sep 2009|
|IPSMac||Michael Kitch||This is an IPS patching utility for (Classic) Macintosh users.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Mac OS||2.1||31 Oct 2008|
| IPSP||Mike Chambers||This IPS patching utility allows optional saving to a NEW file instead of just overwriting your original ROM. Written in Qbasic with source code included.||Patching||N/A||N/A||DOS||1.0a||23 Nov 2005|
| IPS Header Changer||millanzarreta||IPS Header Changer allows you to easily add/remove a header from an unheared/heared IPS patch. The program is open source with a GPLv3 license and has highly portable source code.
The program receives as last two parameters the input file (….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.1||26 Apr 2019|
| Cheat Patcher||Mr2||Cheat patcher - writes any data to the game file, selected by the user.
The patcher was developed to work with liquid patches, wherein the user himself select final modification of game.
Demo patches in archive with program.||Patching||N/A||N/A||Win||1.2||19 May 2019|
| ipsnect||NaOH||This command-line utility lets you inspect the contents of an IPS file
in as easy-to-read a format as possible!
See the GitHub page for more information: https://github.com/nstbayless/ipsnect
See the release page for compiled binaries for othe….||Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||1.01||02 Feb 2018|
| Tsukuyomi UPS||Near||Archive contains Windows and Linux executables.
The goal of UPS is different from NINJA / xdelta / etc. It is designed to be a direct replacement for IPS. The difficulty of implementing it is equal to IPS (it has trickier pointers, but no R….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.01||12 Apr 2008|
| upset||Near||upset is a tool used to create and apply UPS patches, which are binary diffs between two files, effectively replacing byuu’s own Tsukuyomi.
The package also includes the full source code, which ….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||0.04||23 Oct 2010|
| beat||Near||beat is a full fledged patching program developed for the new BPS patch format. The BPS format was developed to resolve many of the issues encountered by ROM hackers with the UPS and IPS patching formats. The program is open source with a GPLv3 licen….||Patching||N/A||N/A||Indep||v01||08 Aug 2012|
| UIPS||Neill Corlett||This is a basic command line IPS patching utility.||Patching||Multiple||N/A||DOS||1.0||26 Jul 1999|
| UIPS GUI||Neill Corlett||Universal IPS is a tool for installing/creating ips patches.
The program uses universal GUI.
|Patching||Multiple||N/A||Win||1.0||25 Jul 1999|