HGSS Dumping: Given up?

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by AtomBlaster, May 22, 2010.

May 22, 2010

HGSS Dumping: Given up? by AtomBlaster at 6:32 PM (1,705 Views / 0 Likes) 11 replies

  1. AtomBlaster
    OP

    Newcomer AtomBlaster Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2009
    Messages:
    28
    Country:
    United States
    I haven't been on here a while, so I was wondering if people are still looking for ways to dump their Pokemon HGSS save or if they just gave up on it entirely.
     
  2. Slyakin

    Member Slyakin See ya suckers

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2008
    Messages:
    4,450
    Location:
    Soviet Slyakin
    Country:
    United States
    They already have an adapter for all DS Games, HGSS included.

    This one.
     
  3. AtomBlaster
    OP

    Newcomer AtomBlaster Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2009
    Messages:
    28
    Country:
    United States
    I meant a free one. I'm pretty much broke right now. XD
     
  4. Slyakin

    Member Slyakin See ya suckers

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2008
    Messages:
    4,450
    Location:
    Soviet Slyakin
    Country:
    United States
    You can't really dump a save from a retail cart for free, as far as I know. Can't really help ya there.
     
  5. IgiveUgas

    Newcomer IgiveUgas Advanced Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2009
    Messages:
    63
    Country:
    United States
    Then you don't know much [​IMG]. It's called savsender. As far as HGSS, it obviously doesn't work since the OP is asking. I think most people have given up atm.
     
  6. Poryhack

    Member Poryhack GBAtemp Fan

    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2009
    Messages:
    330
    Country:
    United States
    I think Slyakin may have been including the cost of the hardware required to run savsender. Which is admittedly cheaper than the USB things but not so useful in the case of HG/SS.
     
  7. UniqueGeek

    Member UniqueGeek PMD Researcher

    Joined:
    May 29, 2009
    Messages:
    1,338
    Country:
    United States
  8. IgiveUgas

    Newcomer IgiveUgas Advanced Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2009
    Messages:
    63
    Country:
    United States
    Cost of hardware? If someone is asking about backing up sav files from retail games, they already have all the hardware.... Flashcart, wireless router. Hmm...
     
  9. CrashmanX

    Member CrashmanX Current project: SD Gundam G Generation Overworld

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2008
    Messages:
    1,202
    Location:
    @CrashmanX
    Country:
    United States
    Why would you need a wireless router? If I'm not mistaken GBA Exploader can dump entire games from the Retail cart on to the flash cart, it worked for MMSF2.
     
  10. Hakoda

    Member Hakoda GBAtemp Addict

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2008
    Messages:
    2,133
    Location:
    San Jose, CA
    Country:
    United States
    GBA Exploader.. Keyword: GBA. HGSS is a DS platform which means it'll need some other form of homebrew to dump it. SavSender & Rudolph's NDS WiFi backup tool worked for all games except this one. ChaseSan's SavHax has a very low sucess rate. That homebrew will give an SAV each time, but only a couple will be valid; all others will be corrupt. You can check just by loading it through PokeSav.
     
  11. CrashmanX

    Member CrashmanX Current project: SD Gundam G Generation Overworld

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2008
    Messages:
    1,202
    Location:
    @CrashmanX
    Country:
    United States
    Its called GBA Exploader because you use a Slot 2 device for it to run. It can dump DS games and the Saves it has, it can even return said saves to the Retail Cart, though I dont think it would work for HG/SS, being a different cart style in all.
     
  12. BoxShot

    Member BoxShot Chiyo-chan :3

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2008
    Messages:
    3,447
    Location:
    Middle of the ocean.
    Country:
    United States
    No. NDS Backup Tool dumps DS games. For that matter you are confusing these two programs. GBA Exploader launches GBA games through an expansion pack. It also backups the save from the game you launch into your slot 1 micro sd.
     

Share This Page