Salutations everyone!

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Aldrich, Jun 25, 2017.

  1. Aldrich
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    Aldrich Newbie

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    Greetings, my name is Aldrich and I've come here to gain a better understanding of NES disassembly, rom modification, and general hacking of the world's most popular toaster model.

    More specifically, I have a few dream projects based on Dragon Quest 3 & 4 and Mother 1/Earthbound Zero. Some of these changes range from drastic, such as updating the scripts to match the ones in the modern localization in the former two games, to slightly less drastic--like adding in two extra sprites per-enemy to show an attacking stance and a taken-damage pose. Naturally, I've got a ton of homework to do before any of these can be implemented, and I'm eager to learn all I can on the matter.

    Any advice, tips, or general right-direction-pushing would be greatly appreciated! I've been toying with these ideas for a while now, and I'm not against the idea of hiring more experienced help to assist in cracking the code to understand just what is possible within the rom limitations in the first place (if such is allowed by the board rules).
     
  2. Gourmet

    Gourmet GBAtemp Regular

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    Salutations, Al-... drich.
     
  3. BlackWizzard17

    BlackWizzard17 Don't worry Captin we'll buff out those scratches.

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    Sorry we're GBAtemp, not NEStemp :P
    Just kidding welcome and hope you get what you're looking for.
     
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    Salut! I am Lilith! I kind of live here and you will see my posts everywhere.
    Enjoy your stay on the Temp, or else!
     
  5. Stephano

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    Welcome to Temp boyo!
     
  6. Luglige

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    G'Day! Feel welcome to ask questions in appropriate sub-forums and get ready for a wild ride :P
     
  7. Aldrich
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    Aldrich Newbie

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    Thanks for the warm welcome everyone! A minor question, but is there a post requirement I have to reach before I'm allowed to send messages? I get an error screen saying I'm not allowed to do such yet, and I imagine that it's an anti-bot measure.
     
  8. vinstage

    vinstage Zero Fucks Given

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    Yup, something like after your first medal/a certain post count hit. (Vague answer I know, but I don't know and exact one).
    I managed to send messages after posting something like 10 posts or 20? I'm fairly sure anyway.

    Either way, welcome!
     
  9. Scarlet

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    Just to add to this, it's definitely 10 posts ^^
     
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  10. Felek666

    Felek666 Archdemon | #AMDForever

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    Ohaiyo! Welcome to tempu!
    *ahem* I'm always helping with Wii U hacking so if you do have one, or plan one then I can help you with softmodding it! But anyways, make yourself at home.
     
  11. zoogie

    zoogie simple pimp tool

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    That's correct, it's anti-spam and it's lifted in 10 posts. You can also ask someone to PM you on their profile page if you really need to reach them quickly.
     
  12. Lia

    Lia is this the real life

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    Welcome o/
     
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