How to hack Harvest Moon (PAL)?

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Mar 16, 2008
  1. OnkelLes
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    Hey Guys!

    I've got a question to all of u! My Problem is that I want to hack my Harvest Moon. I want to do some kind of cheats on it. For example: I want to make pumkinseeds cheaper when u buy them and pumpkins more expensiv when I sell them. Is this possible? Has anyone here ever done something like that? How do I start? Extract main.dol and search with HexEditor for some offsets? I am noob on hacking games, so I hope that u can tell me some tipps or tricks. And sorry if my english is bad. [​IMG] I am an Austrian.

    Big thanks for help.

    Greetings
     
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    Currently you need to open up the iso with Trucha signer and look for the values in the files yourself.

    Becurse no cheating devieces like action replay is here jet.
     
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    Thought so. But does somebody know where propably i can find them? In the main.dol? Or can someone help me? What do I look for? Words? Or Numbers? Do I serch with a HexEditor or something else?

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    mail.dol is just the "main" file

    All the other values could be EVERYWHERE in the iso.
    Good luck finding them.
     
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    Oh. Sounds really difficould. I think i'll start tomorrow. But thanks for your help. Maybe here is someone who has already done? [​IMG]

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    I dont think anyone tried.
    Maybe your lucky and its like mario strikers which just has .ini files for each charrecter.
     
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    I have tried to hack this already and unfortunately there are no ini files to edit....
     
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    Yeah, just bin files. Or lsb. I'll keep trying. [​IMG]

    Greetings
     
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    Everbody is welcome if he wants to help me a little bit and give good tipps to me. [​IMG]
     
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    skip the iso, focus on hacking savegames. and there IS an action replay on the gamecube, so for gamecube games you could use that ;p
     
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    Yeah. But in Europe Harvest Moon: MM is on Wii and not on GC. [​IMG]

    And hacking Savegames isn't possible i thought, because there is no way to sign them. Or are my informations wrong? Please say they are wrong and tell me a programm i can sign them with. [​IMG]
     
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    if hacking savegames wasn't possible then the Zelda exploit would not be possible [​IMG]
     
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    Yeah, heard about. But thats the only Save and the Saves from Datel. But can u tell me what Programm i use to sign Savegames? Or is there no need to?
     
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    No idea.. research the zelda exploit
     
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    Anyone else an idea how signing saves could work?

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    The Wii version is exactly the same as the GC version , its just that you can only play as the boy in the Wii version...

    I gave up trying to hack the Wii save so i just went back to playing the GC version which is easy to cheat on [​IMG] , so my advice would be to just play the GC version
     
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    Ok. Thanks for it. But the GC Version is in english. [​IMG]

    U know if it is possible to but AR cheats on the DVD before burning? Or is there an other way for cheating?

    Greetings
     

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