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Brutapode89

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NES game expansion?
« on: October 04, 2021, 02:06:54 am »
Hi guys. Please. Is there an utility like Advanced SNES ROM Utility but just for NES games?
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Re: NES game expansion?
« Reply #1 on: October 04, 2021, 07:16:09 am »
No idea. You can expand the file manually.

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Re: NES game expansion?
« Reply #2 on: October 04, 2021, 09:40:46 am »
If not, can I make more texts by translating the first Zelda in french thanks to this patch?
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Re: NES game expansion?
« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2021, 10:50:08 am »
Yes. But current mapper supports expansion as well.

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Re: NES game expansion?
« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2021, 12:34:09 pm »
NESHead by Morgan Johansson: http://www.romhacking.net/utilities/665/

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Re: NES game expansion?
« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2021, 12:01:58 pm »
NES games generally have to be modified manually.
Due to that not only are many games two ROMs (PRG and CHR) concatenated, the majority of mappers expect vital data to remain at the end of PRG-ROM.

And expanding an NES ROM is usually pointless anyways unless you know ASM to reprogram games to make use of that space.
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