Saving EarthBound Zero on nesDS

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Pastry, Aug 28, 2009.

  1. Pastry
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    So, I've gotten Earthbound Zero working on nesDS by getting up to a save point in Nestopia and creating a .sav file then moving it to nesDS. But, it seems every time I talk to Ninten's dad to save on nesDS, it doesn't. Like, it would work if I chose Save then rest, but after I reset, it's gone. It doesn't overwrite the current saved file, or create a new one when I deleted the save file and ran from a save state. Am I stuck with using save state throughout the whole game? It makes me feel a bit uncomfortable because all I have to do is hit the save state button at the wrong time and all of my data is gone. [​IMG]

    And I searched for hours, and only found stuff on how to start a game on nesDS.
     
  2. Crass

    Crass Rock me Dr. Zaius

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    AFAIK that game doesn't work properly at all with nes ds. Sorry.
     
  3. DanTheManMS

    DanTheManMS aka Ricochet Otter

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    After saving in-game, use the "Save SRAM" option in the NES DS menu instead of the savestate one. This updates the *.srm/*.sav file on your card with the updated save data.
     
  4. Another World

    Another World Emulate the Planet!

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    From Where???
  5. Pastry
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    Alright, thanks. I'm sure this'll help a lot. Just being cautious. [​IMG]
     
  6. Sanderino

    Sanderino I guess you only know what you got 'till it's gone

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    I'm going to play it buuut.. is the NesDS mod NESDSns? oh and can you give me the save file? (A)
     
  7. Pastry
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    Sent the save.
    The SRAM worked once, but that's it. Just gonna use the savestate keys.
     
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