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Romhacking => Newcomer's Board => Topic started by: Zanerus on June 23, 2019, 03:12:37 pm

Title: Are patch codes an Improvement hack or a cheat hack
Post by: Zanerus on June 23, 2019, 03:12:37 pm
I got recommended on GameFAQs to turn some of Zaraktheus's patch codes into hacks to drive some interest back into saga frontier. The two patch codes I turned into patches are Allowing Mystics to gain HP and WP from Mystic skills, and I changed the drop rate from 100%, 1/16, 1/32, 1/64 to 100%, 1/4, 1/8, 1/16 for item and monster skills. What category would I upload these as?
Title: Re: Are patch codes an Improvement hack or a cheat hack
Post by: Cyneprepou4uk on June 23, 2019, 04:32:36 pm
There is no cheat category on hacks submission page (https://www.romhacking.net/hacks/addentrypage/). Also cheat hacks are not accepted (read rules on the same page), but personally I don't consider your changes as a cheat (nor improvement, nor the rest of categories). So try to present it as an improvement and see what happens.
Title: Re: Are patch codes an Improvement hack or a cheat hack
Post by: Zanerus on June 27, 2019, 01:53:33 am
There is no cheat category on hacks submission page (https://www.romhacking.net/hacks/addentrypage/). Also cheat hacks are not accepted (read rules on the same page), but personally I don't consider your changes as a cheat (nor improvement, nor the rest of categories). So try to present it as an improvement and see what happens.

Thank you for the sugesstion. I'll do so on my next day off