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Baude

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add bytes in a rom
« on: May 01, 2019, 09:07:32 am »
Hello everybody, I'm new here and I want to translate Pirate!Gold(Megadrive/genesis) in french, but french needs more letters than english, can I add bytes to the rom?
PS: excuse my poor english.

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Re: add bytes in a rom
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2019, 02:16:29 pm »
Are you sure there isn't already a French version of this game?  The PC version is definitely available in French.

This thread suggests it should be easy to expand a Megadrive/Genesis ROM, but if you're adding new text, it might be difficult to get the program to read text from an entirely different part of the ROM.
https://www.romhacking.net/forum/index.php?topic=15151.0
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Re: add bytes in a rom
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2019, 03:21:21 pm »
Do you need more space for text, or do you need to add more characters to the font? Those are two different things.
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