Marie to Elie no Atelier: Salburg no Renkinjutsushi 1 & 2
Atelier Marie+Elie: The Alchemists of Salburg-Episodes 1 & 2
|Patching Information||Targets ISO (Disc Based)|
|Game Date||27 October 2005|
|Release Date||18 Mar 2018|
|Last Modified||27 April 2018|
A remaster of the two first titles in the Gust’s Atelier series, Atelier Marie: The Alchemist of Salburg, and Atelier Elie: The Alchemist of Salburg 2, which features redrawn and improved graphics, a reworked graphical interface, and redone mini-games.
In Atelier Marie, the worst student in the Academy, Marlone, is given a final chance by her teacher Ingrid to graduate by making a special item in a span of five years. Therefore, Marie will have to adventure throughout the lands surrounding Salburg to find ingredients to synthesize items, take requests from the local bar to make money, and make friends with the adventurers that will escort her through the monster-filled lands.
In Atelier Elie, a newly-enrolled student called Elfir must overcome the fact that she entered the Academy under special conditions by proving herself as a capable alchemist in the Contest the Academy holds once a year, while also looking for clues about the person who saved her life when she was about to die from the plague. In addition to traveling around Salburg, Elfir’s journeys in search of ingredients will take her to even more distant places, with even more items to find and more people to meet.
This patch is a complete translation for both of the games contained in this remaster: Atelier Marie: The Alchemist of Salburg and Atelier Elie: The Alchemist of Salburg 2, which were originally released for the PSX.
In addition to translating all of the text for both games, this patch also subtitles on the fly the only voiced video found in Atelier Elie, and adds back the attract videos that were found in the original PSX versions of both games, but which had been removed from this remaster.
It also adds back the Extra Menu that each of these two games used to have, allowing players to peruse again the artwork, music and endings they saw during the course of their playthroughs.
Additionally, the patch corrects multiple bugs the remaster had in its original form, including:
- The event that rids Salburg of monster encounters for a single outing twice per year could only be activated once in a playthrough in Atelier Marie.
- The track “Solo [Legend of the Moon]” was never played by the harpist that comes to the bar every once in a while.
- The game crashed when initiating a certain conversation with the brown bearded man in Castagne.
- Several of the Atelier Elie endings had erroneous unlock conditions.
- Fix the audio tracks during the PS1 Opening videos which didn’t play if the game was played on a burned disc.
ROM / ISO Information:
- Atelier Marie + Elie: The Alchemists of Salburg 1 & 2 (JP): SLPM_661.40
- CRC32: 879471A8
|Contributor||Type of contribution||Listed credit|
|RyleFury||Hacking||Hacking, reverse engineering, project leader, graphics editing, video editing|
|Replicant||Script Editing/Revision||Editor and Proofreader|
|Omegasword||Script Editing/Revision||German Language Specialist|
|Zak Blayde||Production||Trailer creation|
User Review Information
|A great translation of an almost forgotten non-localized gem||Swetzie||04 Jun 2018||1.01||Yes|