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Screenshot beatNearbeat 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….PatchingN/AN/AIndepv0108 Aug 2012
Screenshot ChaoSaX RXLSaxmanThis utility deals with RXL (ROM eXtension Library) patches which contain more functionality than IPS patches.PatchingN/AN/AWin0.1604 Jul 2002
Screenshot Chief-net IPSGuyver (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….PatchingN/AN/AWin2.101 Aug 2007
CyipsCyanPrimeCyips 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….PatchingN/AN/AJava1.023 Oct 2010
Screenshot EWing IPS PatcherEagleheardtTime 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….PatchingPCN/AUnix0.9b30 Apr 2017
Screenshot Floating IPSAlcaroFloating 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….
PatchingN/AN/AWin1.3129 Jun 2015
Screenshot Game Genie Good GuyDaniele Mte90 ScasciafratteGame 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….PatchingN/AN/AUnix1.0.013 Jan 2020
Screenshot IPSWaveMaster / SCePTiCThis is the defacto standard in IPS patchers. It was the best of its generation in the mid 90’s and it’s so good that people are still by and large using it today.PatchingN/AN/ADOS1.206 Aug 1993
Screenshot IPS BugtrackerDigisaltThis 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.PatchingMultipleN/ADOS1.006 Oct 2007
Screenshot IPS EXEJayA handy little utility which will convert IPS files into executables.PatchingN/AN/AWin1.528 Apr 1998
Screenshot IPS Header ChangermillanzarretaIPS 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 (….PatchingN/AN/AIndep0.126 Apr 2019
IPS Header ConverteruNsaneIf you have an IPS patch created with a headered ROM but you have an unheadered ROM, or vise versa, this Python script quickly fixes the patch.PatchingN/AN/AIndep1.014 Apr 2009
IPS InfoVectorManIPS Info is a command line application that lists IPS (International Patching System) patch records and other information. It shows elements of an IPS patch such as: offset, patch type, patch size, resize information (for ‘Lunar IPS’ patches), an….PatchingN/AN/AIndep0.1.0.013 Mar 2014
Screenshot IPS MakerDaxAn old IPS patch maker.PatchingN/AN/ADOS4.0403 Apr 1993
IPS PatcherChris WrightThis is a basic IPS patcher for Macintosh.PatchingMultipleN/AMac OS1.0.5None
Screenshot IPS PeekVectorManNote: IPS Peek is no no longer under active development and has been open sourced (GPL V3): https://github.com/vector-man/IPS-Peek IPS Peek is an IPS patch analysis tool. Usually, IPS patch files can only be analyzed with hex editors; this can ….PatchingN/AN/AWin0.6.010 Feb 2015
Screenshot IPS WizSecteur 51This is another IPS patching/creation utility. It’s in French and seems to be based on UIPS.PatchingN/AN/AWin2.0None
Screenshot IPS XPTenchiA very capable IPS patcher with a nice GUI.PatchingN/AN/AWin1.11None
ips.pyXezlecA simple command-line utility for applying IPS patches. It is not strictly OS-specific; it can be used on other platforms by someone who knows how to use Python. But no extra work is needed on Linux. This was written for Python 2 but should also….PatchingMultipleN/AUnix1.013 Apr 2017
Screenshot IPS2EXEGuyver (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….PatchingN/AN/AWin1.0.224 Jan 2015
Screenshot Ips2Exe LiteGuyver (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 ….PatchingN/AN/AWin1.0.326 Oct 2017
Screenshot ipscatJouni00Ipscat 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….PatchingMultipleN/AIndep1.101 Dec 2017
Screenshot IPSelectPelrunCan 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.PatchingN/AN/AWin1.027 Jun 2000
Screenshot ipsextractLab 313ipsextract - 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….
PatchingN/AN/AWin0.0.131 Aug 2015
IPSMacMichael KitchThis is an IPS patching utility for (Classic) Macintosh users.PatchingN/AN/AMac OS2.131 Oct 2008
Screenshot ipsnectNaOHThis 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….PatchingMultipleN/AWin1.0102 Feb 2018
Screenshot IPSPMike ChambersThis IPS patching utility allows optional saving to a NEW file instead of just overwriting your original ROM. Written in Qbasic with source code included.PatchingN/AN/ADOS1.0a23 Nov 2005
Screenshot IPSWinZ.e.r.o***THIS PROGRAM IS FAULTY*** Due to bugs, header assumptions, and no support for RLE, it ***WILL NOT PATCH CORRECTLY*** in some cases! As a community service, this download has been removed. [url=http://www.romhacking.net/utiliti….PatchingMultipleN/AWin2.009 Jul 2000
Screenshot JIPSZ.e.r.oThis is a plain and simple IPS Patcher written in Java, to made it available on all systems that can run a Java Run-time Environment, and some emulators, of course!PatchingN/AN/AJava3.011 Feb 2002
Screenshot Lazy IPSBoris TimofeevAn IPS patcher written in Python and GTK.PatchingMultipleN/AUnix2012021919 Feb 2012
Screenshot LiteIPSVectorManLiteIPS is a lightweight command-line IPS (International Patching System) patcher for Windows, Linux and Mac. Features:
  • Patching to a file.
  • Optional patching to a copy of a file (so that the original is not modified.)
  • Patching using an IPS p….
PatchingN/AN/AIndep0.1.0.4 be25 Jul 2014
Screenshot Lunar IPSFuSoYa’s NicheLunar 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.PatchingMultipleN/AWin1.0203 Jun 2010
Screenshot mkipsineedahorseThis 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….PatchingPCN/AUnix0.201 Aug 2017
Screenshot MultiPatchSappharadMultiPatch is an all-in-one file patching solution. With this one program, you can apply BPS, IPS, UPS, PPF, XDelta, BSDiff or RUP (Ninja2) patches to files. You can also create BPS, IPS, PPF, XDelta or BSDiff patches. Everything is built in to the a….PatchingN/AN/AMac OS X1.820 May 2021
Screenshot NINJA PatcherDFlexible 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….PatchingMultipleN/AWinv2.0 - Jul26 Jul 2006
Screenshot Patch CheckerLocksmithArmyHave 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….PatchingMultipleN/AWin2.015 Sep 2014
Patch Conflict FinderZephyrCommand line utility that can find conflicts between two or more .IPS patches.PatchingMultipleMultiple GamesWin1.006 Dec 2010
Screenshot ROM Expander ProDvDSince 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….PatchingMultipleN/AWin12.8.1229 Nov 2001
Screenshot Rom Patcher JSmarc_maxA ROM patcher made in vanilla JavaScript. Supported formats:
  • IPS
  • UPS
  • APS
  • BPS
  • RUP
  • PPF
  • Paper Mario Star Rod (.mod)
  • VCDiff (.xdelta)
Features:
  • can patch and create patches
  • shows ROM CRC32, MD5 and SHA-1 before patch….
PatchingN/AN/AIndep2.406 Nov 2020
Screenshot SegaToolThe M.C.A.A tool for Sega ROMs. Handles things such as region changing, ips patch creation and patching, and other functions useful to copier owners and hackers.PatchingMultipleN/ADOS1.0209 Aug 1995
Screenshot SmartIPSHartecTo 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….PatchingN/AN/AWin1.017 Mar 1998
Screenshot SnaraMatthew CallisSnara 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….PatchingMultipleN/AIndep1.020 Sep 2009
Screenshot SNESToolThe M.C.A.A tool for SNES ROMs. Handles things such as IPS patch creation and patching, PAL/NTSC hacks, and other functions useful to copier owners and hackers.PatchingSNESN/ADOS1.212 Feb 1996
Screenshot Stealth PatchStealthAn IPS patcher for Windows, originally created for a specific group, for a specific purpose. Having been created in a time when only command-line patchers were widely published, one of its primary features was the simple gui. Due to the fact th….PatchingN/AN/AWin1.408 Jan 2003
Screenshot Tsukuyomi UPSNearArchive 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….PatchingN/AN/AIndep0.0112 Apr 2008
Screenshot UconChicken / chpA ROM conversion, IPS patching, and general information gathering utility for SNES and Genesis roms.PatchingMultipleN/ADOS1.4101 Oct 1994
Screenshot UIPSWilliam KyngesburyeThis is a Mac OS X port of Neill Corlett’s UIPS. It is a PPC Cocoa application, but it runs under Rosetta.PatchingMultipleN/AMac OS X1.0None
Screenshot UIPSNeill CorlettThis is a basic command line IPS patching utility.PatchingMultipleN/ADOS1.026 Jul 1999
Screenshot UIPS GUINeill CorlettUniversal IPS is a tool for installing/creating ips patches. The program uses universal GUI.
PatchingMultipleN/AWin1.025 Jul 1999
Screenshot UniPatcherBoris TimofeevROM patcher for Android. UniPatcher supports IPS, IPS32, UPS, BPS, APS (GBA), APS (N64), PPF, DPS, EBP and XDelta3 patch types. Additional features:
  • Creating XDelta3 patches
  • Fix checksum for Sega Mega Drive ROMs
  • Remove SMC header for S….
PatchingMultipleN/AJava0.17.109 Oct 2020
Screenshot WinIPSM.K.SWinIPS 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.PatchingMultipleN/AWin0.7116 Dec 2012
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