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Romhacking => Personal Projects => Topic started by: Hynes Racing on January 10, 2022, 01:21:24 PM

Title: Zelda II overworld utility
Post by: Hynes Racing on January 10, 2022, 01:21:24 PM
Hi guys, I'm working on another Zelda II hack and had a question about Njosro s overworld utility program. In Zelda 2 the northern and southern areas of both Eastern and western hyrule have forced enemy encounters that are different as you progress into different sections of the game. Grass or field in north western hyrule is much different then eastern or southern areas.
My north palace is in the lower section of western hyrule but the enemies in the forced encounters there are much harder then the traditional
Starting point. Although I plan to make the game
Harder then the originall I don't want this to be a turn off for some players.
Can these encounters be edited in that tool, or another utility on the site?
I'm new at this and really have to stick to the untilites to make games as I'm not great with computers and absolute horrible at writing code  :-\
Any help would be appreciated.
Title: Re: Zelda II overworld utility
Post by: Ok Impala! on January 12, 2022, 03:03:23 AM
You can edit the encounters with Z2Edit. Download it here: https://github.com/cfrantz/z2edit/releases (https://github.com/cfrantz/z2edit/releases)

Go to Overworld and then choose "encounters". Voilá!  :)

Z2Edit has a lot of other nice features. I used it a lot for Zelda II - Amida's Curse. So I'm sure it will be helpful in your hacking journey. Have fun!
Title: Re: Zelda II overworld utility
Post by: Hynes Racing on January 19, 2022, 08:15:22 PM
Thanks I'll check it out.  ;D
Title: Re: Zelda II overworld utility
Post by: Ok Impala! on January 20, 2022, 08:33:26 AM
Quote from: Dark link on January 19, 2022, 08:15:22 PM
Thanks I'll check it out.  ;D

Good luck! And keeps us updated. Always fun to see a new hack of Zelda II!  :)
Title: Re: Zelda II overworld utility
Post by: ultimaweapon on January 31, 2022, 07:12:43 PM
Quote from: Dark link on January 10, 2022, 01:21:24 PM
Hi guys, I'm working on another Zelda II hack and had a question about Njosro s overworld utility program. In Zelda 2 the northern and southern areas of both Eastern and western hyrule have forced enemy encounters that are different as you progress into different sections of the game. Grass or field in north western hyrule is much different then eastern or southern areas.
My north palace is in the lower section of western hyrule but the enemies in the forced encounters there are much harder then the traditional
Starting point. Although I plan to make the game
Harder then the originall I don't want this to be a turn off for some players.
Can these encounters be edited in that tool, or another utility on the site?
I'm new at this and really have to stick to the untilites to make games as I'm not great with computers and absolute horrible at writing code  :-\
Any help would be appreciated.

NJOSRO also has a side view editor to handle the encounters. https://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1300/ (https://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1300/)