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Zoinkity

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Hacking Pokémon Yellow from within Pokémon Yellow
« on: November 28, 2012, 08:50:54 am »
(Not my work)

It's a hack of Pokémon Yellow written and executed from within Pokémon Yellow via buffer overflow and creative stacking of items.  Absolutely freaking brilliant!  Plus, there's a fully-detailed explaination of how it was done and how you can do it as well.
http://tasvideos.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13489

A more detailed explaination:
http://aurellem.org/vba-clojure/html/total-control.html

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Re: Hacking Pokémon Yellow from within Pokémon Yellow
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2012, 01:48:43 pm »
Alas I have seen a few of the breakdowns of the various pokemon red/blue exploits in recent months and seen some of the analysis done there as well or I would have been completely spellbound by that. As it stands I put up with the pokemon sounds for the time it took to watch that which is pretty shocking.

None the less I love things like this, there was a pretty good talk about some of the underlying ideas behind hacks like that in 27c3 ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHfGP1WHiZs ) and this is a wonderful execution of such a thing where the talk was largely theoretical.