Open NDS file

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by el cut, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. el cut

    el cut Advanced Member

    Apr 23, 2008
    Culiacan, Sin.
    Hi, i have a nds homebrew, it´s very old, and i can´t find the source code, so, there´s a way to open the .nds and see the code??

    anyone can make this happen?

  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United States
    I very much doubt the source code would be packed into the rom (the only real chance here is if it is lua or one of the scripting languages which I doubt it is) leaving you with the traditional split it into components and play with (read disassemble) it. Good news is that the ndstool program used by many hackers started out/is a homebrew program and should work with it.

    Secondly what homebrew- if it is a game I probably can not help but most applications have been remade as open source or have open source equivalents.