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  1. Chaos Rush
    April 30th, 2010 04:28 PM
    Chaos Rush
    Here's what I recommend doing with AdvanceMap:

    1. Open up the ini folder
    2. Click on "AdvanceMap"
    3. Scroll down to where it says "[Version:BPE]"
    4. Change "SuchByte=$00" into "SuchByte=$FF"
    5. Change "SuchBeginn=$6B0000" into "SuchBeginn=$E3CF64"

    That would make safe to use automatic repointing in Emerald.
  2. Chaos Rush
    April 30th, 2010 02:41 PM
    Chaos Rush
    The reason why there's the Kanto badges found in the rom is because when you link up with FR/LG on Emerald, while you're in the trade room, you're able to check the other person's trainer card. See, I have a Link Cable, and back in the day me and my brother traded/battled frequently between our Pokemon games. In Emerald, if you go into the Link room with a FR/LG game, then the you can actually see R/S/E styled sprites of the FR/LG people (the player overworld in my hack is NOT custom). If you check their trainer card, it shows the Kanto badges.

    Well, I haven't actually done much work on the actual Saga Adventure rom other than change a few palettes and TileMolester stuff, but right now I'm working on secondary frames to the FR/LG sprites. I won't be inserting them in a LONG time, since I'm worried about free space, but I plan on Saga Adventure using the FR/LG sprites as the 1st frame, and then new sprites as second frames. Here's what I've got so far:
    http://img704.imageshack.us/img704/8452/emeraldfrsprites.png

    Though the only sprites I've worked on are Pokemon in FR/LG that were posed similarly to their R/S sprites (except for Ivysaur, that's the only custom one I've got so far). I'll eventually do all FR/LG sprites. Lucky for me, some Kanto Pokemon in FR/LG have the exact same sprite they do in R/S, so I can leave those Pokemon (like Goldeen and Vaporeon) exactly the same as Emerald.
  3. Chaos Rush
    April 30th, 2010 01:30 PM
    Chaos Rush
    Actually, I believe all GBA Pokemon games use FF as free space. Or another theory, 00 is "temporary" free space while FF is completely unused data.

    And no, Emerald does NOT use FireRed as a base. That's all Bulbapedia bulls#1t. I seriously doubt that GameFreak bothered re-mapping and re-scripting the entire thing. Otherwise, Emerald would have had animated FR/LG sprites for Kanto Pokemon, and it would have used FR/LG's dual text boxes, which it didn't. Even though some features were ported over from FireRed such as Berry Crushing and Union Rooms, I believe that Emerald uses FireRed as a base.

    However, I think it's pretty obvious that HG/SS is built off of Platinum, after all, there's plenty of Platinum leftovers. Emerald doesn't have any FR/LG left overs, because it probably used R/S as a base. (though what's interesting is how Emerald contains the entire FR/LG soundtrack).

    EDIT: lol, there's kinda no point for Team Emerald anymore.
  4. Pokeyomom
    April 28th, 2010 10:39 AM
    Pokeyomom
    Hey buddy!,

    PC ate my freakin message yesterday... It was detailed, yet succinct. Poetic, but meaningful. Inquisitive, but not overly intrusive... Okay it wasn't that special lol. But it was like 3 paragraphs:/

    Anyhoo- I am just about to head off to school. I'm gonna hop on tonight, and I will actually address your message properly:D But one thing I have to blurt out- why was he checking out guys while he was drunk?! Bahaha
  5. Chaos Rush
    April 27th, 2010 01:39 PM
    Chaos Rush
    Well, recently I asked HackMew what he thought about Emerald's sound issues, and now after hearing his theory, I think AdvanceMap may be one of the problems. Generally, his theory was that AdvanceMap repoints things to what appears to be free space, even though it actually isn't. This is probably why you mentioned that things can also go corrupt with unLZ, since unLZ requires repointing, and so when we look for free space we don't actually know.

    However, if you ever looked at an Emerald rom in a hex editor, you'll notice that near the end all of the 00's suddenly turn into FF's. My other theory is that Emerald doesn't actually use 00's as free space, and the only REAL free space that Emerald has is the FFs near the end (starting at 0xE3CF64, from that offset until the end of the rom is just a bunch of FFs).

    EDIT: I know this may sound crazy, but try and repoint something in unLZ that you're completely sure that it will corrupt the sound. Then take a clean Emerald rom, and do exactly what you did earlier, but repoint it to an offset above 0xE3CF64.

    EDIT: This is what I discovered:
    First, I took a patch of my hack, and renamed "OLDALE TOWN" to "VIRIDIAN CITY". I know 100% sure that it will corrupt the sound more, and then I got a copy of my hack, and renamed OLDALE again, except I manually chose what offset. The sound didn't corrupt! So I guess it's a matter of knowing what's free space and what's not.
  6. Pokeyomom
    April 24th, 2010 07:18 PM
    Pokeyomom
    Heyyyy bro!,

    No worries, I've been neck deep in school myself (had 16 pages of homework last week lol). Pretty much the same ole same ole; school, work, working out, and trying to catch em' all (women). Haha.

    I met this guy that is freakin shred-tastic! He can blaze the frets way faster than me! I think we are going to start jamming together. I'm pretty stoked to play with a seemingly talented, like minded musician.

    But how spins the planet of kid dialkia? Did the exams fare well? Any new craic!?
  7. ~Gary~
    April 24th, 2010 03:08 AM
    ~Gary~
    Hey have you heard of the new
    Pokemon black and white
  8. ~Gary~
    April 24th, 2010 02:49 AM
    ~Gary~
    Hey Dude,
    Do you have any thread for pokemon infinity.
    If yes,please give the url
  9. trebornosliw
    April 23rd, 2010 09:22 AM
    trebornosliw
    Ah, okay then, I'll try that. Thanks!
  10. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 03:40 PM
    trebornosliw
    I'll probably study information systems (computer networking-type stuff).
    Question: When I insert the new tileset (I'm using either palette 10 or 11, depending on which attempt we're discussing), it warps all of the other palettes. What am I doing wrong there?
  11. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 01:32 PM
    trebornosliw
    0.o
    Weeeelllll, attempts 2 through 12 just blew up too. I'm going to script for awhile, regain some measure of sanity, and then return to the attempt.
  12. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 01:26 PM
    trebornosliw
    I know you're not a waster, I've got a friend over here who's doing the same thing. He's got a full-time job at a hardware store, saving up for college this coming school year (he's eighteen now). Good guy.
    Anyway, AP is the latest school fad here :\. Basically, Advanced Placement classes are just extra-challenging courses that give you extra credit when you enter college; if you score really well in an AP exam, a college is more likely to look your way.
    I only took one AP exam (I'm homeschooled, and wasn't too worried about it), but I scored well and got accepted to a good college so, meh. Some people go nuts with them.
    Thanks for the link to that tutorial, btw, I think I may be getting the hang of this (I just blew up attempt 1, but I think I get it now).
    What's Ireland like? I've been to England, and Scotland briefly, but I never got the chance to head over there.
  13. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 12:16 PM
    trebornosliw
    Lol, I know how that is. Are you taking AP exams, then, or something else? And five weeks is no problem at all, I've got more than enough material to keep me occupied for a month.
  14. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 11:45 AM
    trebornosliw
    Lol at your pm. Thanks for the link, I'll check it out. If all else fails, I'll continue to shamelessly abuse your offer of help .
  15. trebornosliw
    April 22nd, 2010 11:43 AM
    trebornosliw
    The second beta will probably cover another third or so of the full game; it'll be long by necessity. I'll probably end it just before the final legendary, just to tick people off.
    Not sure when it'll be done by, I'll just have to wait and see :\

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    I'm the guy whose name you have to look at before typing it.

    I love electronic music of many kinds. I make music myself- the link in my usertitle links to my SoundCloud profile, where you can see my tunes.
    (In the event I become forgetful and end up deleting the usertitle link, here it is):
    http://soundcloud.com/fiascofinn

    Aside from that, I just love Pokemon games, haha. I joined on April 4th, 2009, and somewhere along the way I got into ROM Hacking. Until February 2014 I moderated the Emulation/ROM Hacking section, and it was suhweeeeeeeeeeeeeet. :)
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    ROM Hacking, drawing (doodling), reading, watching movies, going out with my friends at the weekend, etc.
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    My Pokémon Y character is the same as my username. If you see me as a Passerby let me know! I tend to get a lot of Passerby requests and I often wonder if it's people from this site.

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Posted July 30th, 2012 at 04:53 AM by giradialkia Comments 7
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So, if you like electronic dancey music, check this link out:

I've had it as my usertitle for quite a while now, but.. well, I could do with using my blog a bit more often, haha.

That's my soundcloud. I've been playing music (piano) since I was about... five? Five. And for about four years now, I've been producing music electronically. I can play a bit of guitar/ukulele too, but...

Posted July 28th, 2012 at 09:19 AM by giradialkia Comments 13
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I'm actually quite suckish at using my blog, but... I really don't care. I rarely have anything interesting to post but this is something I HAVE to write down somewhere, because it's just too weird.

So in the late 80s, my parents moved from Ireland to Canada. My siblings and I were born there, and we lived there til I finished Senior Kindergarten at age 5. We then moved back to Ireland, where we lived in the sorta suburbs. I went to school there for about two and a half years before...

Posted February 12th, 2012 at 07:55 AM by giradialkia Comments 8
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Here I am with a slightly more controversial blog post. Definitely in comparison to my previous ones anyway, which have all pretty much been little notes about my life.

Anyway, with the death of Apple dude Steve Jobs a few weeks ago, and now with the recent passing of world-reknowned (have no idea if that's the correct way to say it) singer Whitney Housten at the age of 48, it's got me thinking; when it comes to celebrity deaths, there's something that really, really annoys me....

Posted November 20th, 2011 at 09:39 AM by giradialkia Comments 3
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So, it's been a little while since I last posted in this little blog, and... well, I still don't really have that much interesting things to say, but oh well :P

So if it hasn't become clear by this stage, I'm a Scrubs fanatic. (How one could be anything but is totally beyond me). Most people who know me will also know that I'm quite into music in general. And so, when you cross these two fantastic things, you get...
This little gem of splendiforous wonder.
And here's what's...

Posted September 15th, 2011 at 04:09 AM by giradialkia Comments 9
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(In case the first wasn't enough to make you notice, my title's will all start in "My", like Scrubs episodes).

So yeah, yesterday I met up with my buddy DrFuji, who came to Ireland all the way from Upside-downia :) We had a pretty awesome day, which consisted of much walking around, then sitting down, then walking around some more. It was odd to talk about the things we usually talk about, but in person :P

So a fair bit happened during the day. We got some food...
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