How Change The 'Home Menu' To English In A Japanese Game?!

Discussion in 'Wii - Console and Game Discussions' started by sonictopfan, Mar 14, 2012.

  1. sonictopfan

    sonictopfan GBAtemp Addict

    Mar 2, 2010
    Hi all, sorry if this is been asked before but I looked around and found no solution, I have USB-loader on my Wii and I got Puyo Puyo 20th Anniversary on it, along with the other two Puyo Puyo games (Puyo Puyo 7 and Puyo Puyo 15th Anniversary) but since these games were only released in Japan they're Japanese region, therefore when I hit the 'home' button to exit the game both choices are in Japanese.

    Now this isn't really an issue as I can simply choose the one on the left to exit, but I was wondering if there's an option in USB-Loader to patch the game's region so that the language in the 'home menu' is English again without affecting the game, I tried all options with no luck and I googled it but didn't see any topics about this, thank you!
  2. Tom Bombadildo

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    I forgot
    There is a region patcher tool somewhere on filetrip I believe, use that to change the region of the game on your PC.
  3. Luigi2012SM64DS

    Luigi2012SM64DS G-old member

    Aug 27, 2011
    i though in the game language thing there was an option for english title
  4. Lucif3r

    Lucif3r GBAtemp Maniac

    Sep 10, 2011
    The home menu you see when you press home in a game is actually coded into the game. To change it you need to change the files on the disc/ISO.
  5. sonictopfan

    sonictopfan GBAtemp Addict

    Mar 2, 2010
    Thank you all for the reply, I had no idea it's coded to the game, does anyone know the name of the tool I should use? Thanks in advance!
  6. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    Oct 27, 2002
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    TruchaSign or Wiiscrubber are the most known tools to extract/replace files.

    I never tried to replace the home menu from a game to another one.
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