Smashstack exploit or Indianapwns hack options for Japan region 4.2J

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  1. senkun
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    Guys,

    What are the alternatives to run custom code for JPN region consoles on sysmenu 4.2J?

    1. Smashstack is a no-go as Comex said that it only works on the _US_ version of SSB Brawl (RSBE).

    2. Indianapwns won't work as there never was a release for Japan.

    Are the workarounds so far only valid for US and EU consoles?
     
  2. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Umm, there IS both a Jap and EU version of Indiana Pwns.
     
  3. senkun
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    Uhm, are you sure there is a Jap version for Indy?

     
  4. FenrirWolf

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    Try opening up the zip and navigate to indiana-pwns.zip\private\wii\title\

    You'll see three folders in there. rile = NTSC-U, rilj = NTSC-J, rilp = PAL
     
  5. senkun
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    Fenrir,

    Thanks, I see that in the package. Just that the Indy game was never released for NTSC J region?

    So my question is, if one were to use the US game, it won't work as it is out of region right? So how/which/what do you run to get the exploit payload?

    Edit: Region patch?
     
  6. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Wait, the game wasn't released in Japan? That complicates things...
     
  7. senkun
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    Nope, only US and EU.

    And my brain is muddled, region patching won't work as the disc won't be recognized.

    So, I think unless there is a new Bannerbomb, JP region 4.2 is fcuked right now.
     
  8. SifJar

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    that's wierd, why would there be an exploited save game for it when the game doesnt actually exist?
     
  9. senkun
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    [​IMG] I think they got the code done and just changed the bits for the 3 different regions, without realizing there wasn't a release for JP.
     
  10. BionicSonic

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    Comex is working on a bannerbomb that will work for 4.2.
     
  11. KiiWii

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    what about if you try putting in the ntsc-u game disc with freeloader or some sort of commercially available region free-ing disc (?) and loading the J or U save files?

    Edit: not sure if the latest available versions of freeloader would work on 4.2 :/
     
  12. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Freeloader stopped working as soon as the trucha-bug was patched. Of course you can always repatch all your IOS's but GeckoOS is a much better way to do region free anyway.

    Also, comex released a test version of bannerbomb for 4.2 in a thread here. Go test it out.
     
  13. ds22

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