Pokemon Black Ruby & White Sapphire

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May 3, 2011
  1. rockstar99
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    Pokemon Black Ruby & White Sapphire

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    {Yes I stole the box art.}

    Introduction:
    Ever since playing Pokemon Emerald again It just got me thinking on if I should maybe hack Pokemon B/W to bring back some of the nostalgic things such as Gyms, E4, Legends, Wild Pokemon from Pokemon R/S/E.At first I thought it would be hard but after a while I realized with all the Pokemon B/W hacking tools It is possible for me to do so.This hack is not planned to edit story but it might if the tools are released.

    Features:

    • All pokemon can be caught however only 3rd Gen pokemon before the E4
    • The starters Torchic, Treecko and Mudkip will have their DW abilities.
    • Legends Reshiram and Zekrom can only be caught after E4 at dragon spiral tower because Groudon/Kyogre will be at the E4
    • Male Hero and Female will have their R/S/E appearance
    • All Gyms will have edited sprites for leaders and teams
    • The E4 is R/S/E base
    Progress:

    0%

    Need testers, sprite editors and wild pokemon insterters.


    This will be 100% done most probably by mid June.
     


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    Good luck, seems the number of BW hacks is growing pretty quickly, and this one seems like a nice change. Also, there's a typo in the second feature.
     
  3. Evo.lve

    Member Evo.lve All that you could be.

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    Mmm, nostalgia...

    Mmm, RSE...

    Sign me up as a tester, NAO!!!
     
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    i like the idea [​IMG] good luck with it
    are you gonne edit the overworld also?
     
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    Overworld sprites will, however AFAIR there will be no mapping.
     
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    Good luck! I am looking forward to this game! I have a tip for you:

    *Make it look as real as a real Pokemon game*
     
  7. Evo.lve

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    Which is the whole point of making a hack of an existing Pokémon game.

    You seriously didn't think he was making this from scratch, did you?
     
  8. rockstar99
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    Dont need more than 5 testers so PM me if you wanna join.Sprite editors and wild pokemon inserters pm me too
     
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    He mean he wanted it to look as good as a real Pokemon game, but those hacks are hard to come by.

    And it's pretty difficult since we don't know how to script or map yet...
     
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    I seriously don't think anyone could be bothered to completely map out a previous gen game.

    I mean, really?

    EDIT: Awesomeness, welcome to my new, pictureless, sig.
     
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    This May Look Great or Not,Depends on the Visual Point
     
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    if you still need a tester, i'll be glad to signup
     
  13. rockstar99
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    Got 4 testers need 1 more PM me
     
  14. Zorua

    Zorua Newbie

    I have lots of free time in May and June so I can test and also help with the hacking.
     
  15. rockstar99
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    No more testers.
    Sprite Editor is a top priority now
     
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    Maybe i can be become you tester but i no active on gbatemp, but on pokemon project forum for research many thing about pokemon BW, yeah i have own pokemon BW hack project but maybe suspend for research some data on BW (yeah thankyou for twistmetal, drayano, and many people on pokemon project is help me a lot for more easy editing. so i active on project pokemon and not on pokemon community or gbatemp because i no have idea these website and no someone help me or intersting data on there (but for patch i always search on gbatemp).....

    yeah i have skill :
    - manipulate ROM BW, i no have skill on last generation like HGSS, but i was know Hacking BW, about editing sprite ( you can see my youtube channel for sure).
    - text? is my skill, i was find anything but i lazy to change all because i must know unkown file on pokemon BW first after there i change it
    - sorry my bad spelling, but i know english.
    - stat editing? i can editing manual via HEX editing, is usefull if twistfatal tools is buggy or wrong give a value..
    - kazotools is usefull tools, well for alternate form is my skill, i was know some formula, yay but wondering about rotom form, but now no tested yet...
    - and many skill

    But i noticed you:
    - if you change started, you must change sprite too.. (i no give a location, because you not help me on my ROM hack project [​IMG])
    - alternative form is some reason not working on trainer, kazowar is not complete automatic editing, some part is gone and wrong, but is useful for editing for now.
    - you can see my old list on pokemon comunity but is have wrong place, sorry for that but i was have new one is was correctly and completely in my new research method.
    - i hacked pokemon BW since japanese version, in US/E release is have encrypted name on a/0/0/2 and a/0/0/3, is look gone but is hidden data or encrypt data.
    - trainer class or modified pokemon trainer, unkown value is important than other data, if wrong, maybe is no be hard!.
    - i was discovery twistfatal tools, and know is working, well sometimes is give you error.

    For now i study for scripting, but anyway good luck ! i hope you done quickly ^o^, i was found 5/6 pokemon BW hacking like you, i was done 44 % on my project (is not english, but my language, indonesia) [​IMG]
     
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    It's been done. DestineJagold did it with all 3 of his hacks, do to them being set in different regions. It's not unheard of for a hacker to remap a full region. I never planned to due to the fact that my hacks are usually set in existing regions with altered maps.
     
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    almost thought that boxart on page 1 was real
     
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    NOW RECRUITING!​

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    Skills Needed:
    Story/Script Writers
    Rom Editors
    Sprite Artists
    Music Manipulation(MIDI Manipulation etc. FL STUDIO)
    Music ROM Manipulation(Inserting Music)
    Trainer Team/Pokemon builders

    To join, just request an invite here: https://groups.google.com/group/ProjectBRWS
    You MUST State your skills in reason box.

    If you are accepted, you MUST reply to the Jobs thread stating your skills, no more testers are accepted. If you do not reply you will be remove from the project
     
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    What are these B/W hacking tools, by the way?
     

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