Massive hack of FF6, Return of the Dark Sorcerer

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  1. bradzx
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    Any of you who is huge fan of FF6, then it is your chance to get this. This is biggest hack than other hack FF6 has. IT change everything. Even both overworlds. I did play this for bit and I just curious for intro and guess what? They put battle in intro without you command them to fight or use magic or their skill.

    So here what this person said about this hack.

    Have fun to playing this hack.
     
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    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    Glad to see this game still being hacked :D Will try out on Snes9x for sure :P
     
  3. leafeon34

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    Lets hope Square doesn't decide to drop the fuck your shit up hammer on this awesome project.
     
  4. FailName

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    Ew, another one of those zsnes only hacks.
     
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    because it's suuuuper difficult to use zsnes or obtain it.
     
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    I did try out with SNES9X and it look fine to me. No audio problem with it.
     
  7. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    Zsnes just sucks, unless you have an old computer, there is no advantage or reason to use a highly inaccurate emulator. It's 2014, it's time people stop relying on eight year-old emulators. I'd be more than willing to do a short audio comparison test to prove just why Zsnes is so bad :P Just because Zsnes is more popular, doesn't make it the best ;) Truly the IE 6 of Snes emulators.


    Edit: Yeah, works fine on Snes9x, the whole "only for Zsnes" is BS. I think I'll post a video just to prove that claim wrong.
     
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    zsnes works fine. Plays games 100% perfectly, and i've never run into a problem. I guess your PC just sucks? Dunno. No idea how you broke it. I don't really care if there are "better" emulators. If something plays games 100% then i'm not going to bother using another one unless it was specifically to play something like this shitty ff6 hack if it were to only work on other emulators.
     
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    Try playing Star Fox at it's proper speed,

    http://emulation-general.wikia.com/wiki/ZSNES

    SPC700/S-SMP emulation? Botched
    SuperFX/S-DD1 emulation? Botched

    My PC doesn't suck, and please check the edited part, it works fine now, so..... Zsnes sucks ass.
    Oh and Earthworm Jim 2? No sound effects on Zsnes due to the inaccurate S-SMP emulation.

    Here's a video comparison I made a little while ago:

    While that won't convince you per se, it will at least show why Zsnes has problems, skip to 1:40

    Blarrg wrote the DSP/S-SMP emulator for Snes9x which is 1:1 to a real console. I can show several comparisons to prove why Zsnes being popular != good. You're only depriving yourself of the full experience on why Snes9x is so much better. Classic GUI be damned. And just because a game runs full speed doesn't mean it's running the way it should be.
     
  10. GHANMI

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    Even Marvelous Mouhitotsu no Takarajima? Star Ocean? Special SNES homebrew with SNES-SD Video? Tengai Makyou Zero?
    At this rate, they must put "Console: ZSNES Emulator" instead of "SNES".
     
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    Check my post above, I made a video show Snes9x vs Zsnes. ;)
     
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    I checked it out ;)
    We really need more from these videos - ZSNES absolutely butchers some games, not just sound, even video.
    Tengai Makyou Zero has all visuals except text blacked out since the extra chip isn't emulated - more games, even standard ones, have serious visual/sound issues.
     
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    Oh, I'd be happy to make some video of those right now. Square Enix sounds are way off, Super Mario World, Earthworm Jim 2, etc. People used to it naturally wouldn't notice anything off, and that's normal. I used Zsnes for years and never knew anything was wrong, but now I know. Any recommended video comparisons I should test for sound at the least. Oh and Star Fox is a good one as the SuperFX is clocked wrong. I wonder, if I should make a dedicated thread to Zsnes being dead wrong.
     
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    Yes, make a Znes vs Snes9x comparisons thread. I'd love to see the differences.
     
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    And if possible make it an article into the front page, perhaps under the title "Long time deserved service to the GBAtemp community: Snes9x vs ZSNES compatibility comparison or why ZSNES sucks (with videos)".
    It would be an instant hit.
     
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    Oh I don't know about that, heck, I don't have the foggiest idea on how to write a good article, much less get it on the front page; I'm sure there are more newsworthy articles that need to go on there ;)




    And I'd be glad to show people the true differences in emulation accuracy :D Sound samples, video comparisons, and other examples?
     
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    I found some more:
    ZSNES sucking big time even compared to the buggy 1.43 Snes9x release


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    Random Crashes: Chip-enhanced games (Der Langrisser, SRPG, Star Ocean, Marvelous, Tengai Makyou ...) and even regular games
    Awful sound emulation: Earthworm Jim 2, Squaresoft/Enix games, Turiccan games, ...
    Messed up graphics: Kirby Dreamland 3, Mecarobot Golf, Jurassic Park and any game that uses pseudo hi-res translucency. Clock Tower, Donkey Kong Country 3, ...
    Even the ZSNES devs admit it's sub-optimal :)

    If you're considering doing an article, please put as much games as possible, a couple dozen or something.
     
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    Dayum, I knew it was bad, but this one is the proof in the pudding. Zsnes hasn't been updated since 2006, that's nearly a decade, and Zsnes 2.0 is as good as vaporware. It should not take eight years to port pure ASM to C+/C++ lol. Any ideas for a good thread name? Kinda like the one mentioned above?
     
  20. Sakitoshi

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    who cares about emulators. anyone knows if works on real hardware?? once I got home I'm gonna test with my Super Everdrive and Retroduo.
     
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    Gonna give my first impression of this

    Warning: Spoilers inside!
     
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