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Author Topic: Why does the ROM Hacking and Homebrew Community Focus on the NES so much?  (Read 3750 times)

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Re: Why does the ROM Hacking and Homebrew Community Focus on the NES so much?
« Reply #20 on: February 12, 2016, 03:52:33 am »
I would hack Mega Drive and SMS if I wasn't so lazy.
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Re: Why does the ROM Hacking and Homebrew Community Focus on the NES so much?
« Reply #21 on: February 12, 2016, 04:08:32 am »
I plan on hacking one of the NES Castlevanias once I'm done with ALttP. At that point I'll be focusing on the NES pretty much just because it has a Castlevania that I think I can work with (III), not be cause I'm too crazy about the NES. I am a much bigger fan of the SNES. Probably won't have to do much ASM to finish my current hack (if any) but when I switch to CVIII I will, so I'm glad 6502 is so well documented and practiced.
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Re: Why does the ROM Hacking and Homebrew Community Focus on the NES so much?
« Reply #22 on: February 12, 2016, 09:35:39 pm »
I learned 6502 with the half-intention of using it as a stepping stone to 65816 hacking, which was proving to be more than I could chew as a novice. The transition went very smoothly as it's pretty much the same but with a better variety of tools at your disposal. It's a shame more people don't try the SNES, it's pretty fuckin nifty.