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Old September 1st, 2013 (7:56 AM). Edited August 2nd, 2015 by Le pug.
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/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
/// Emerald Titlescreen Cloud Removal Tutorial
/// Tutorial For Fixing Any ROM-related Bug
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (5:40 AM).
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I am surprised nobody has commented yet. The storyline and just the theme of the hack is amazing. Very different from the average Pokemon game. Good luck with completing it. Graphics look pretty good too, I dunno what that big green thing at the bottom of the first picture is though.


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Old September 3rd, 2013 (5:49 AM).
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It looks amazing whit the new tiles!! :D
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:13 AM).
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I am surprised nobody has commented yet. The storyline and just the theme of the hack is amazing. Very different from the average Pokemon game. Good luck with completing it. Graphics look pretty good too, I dunno what that big green thing at the bottom of the first picture is though.
Mmmm.

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Yeah, I posted it yesterday but it didn't get approved until earlier today. Thank you for your compliments. I still need to fix some graphics, still adding more to the maps. That green thing at the bottom of the first picture is actually a hollow log that you can walk through that has moss growing on it. It looks more clear if you see the whole thing haha.

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It looks amazing whit the new tiles!! :D
Thank you, I'm going to update them more and make them look better and there will be a lot more custom tiles to enhance the feel of the game.

...okay le pug is done.
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/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:14 AM).
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Why don't use ruby? I'm liking ruby more than fire red...
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:15 AM).
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Why don't use ruby? I'm liking ruby more than fire red...

I liked Ruby and used it for awhile, however there are a lot of problems with Ruby and because everyone uses fire red, I get to make the most out of all the custom programs and patches, etc. Plus it's easier for my ASM workers who know more about FireRed.

If it helps, my FireRed hack will have most of the ruby tiles in it also, just customized and enhanced.







/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:45 AM).
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Wow the storyline is really interesting I think your mapping is also pretty good.Looking forward to the alpha :D :D
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:53 AM).
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Very interesting story. Different from all the others and custom sprites and different starters are always a plus. I hope this project doesn't get abandoned over time. I'd love to see it completed.
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:54 AM).
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Tiles Looks Good =D

Though your CSS made this page weird you should fix it xD

Cant wait for Alpha ;3


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Old September 3rd, 2013 (12:24 PM). Edited September 3rd, 2013 by Le pug.
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Tiles Looks Good =D

Though your CSS made this page weird you should fix it xD

Cant wait for Alpha ;3
Lol thank you and the css looks fine to me, fits the page perfectly lol.

working on that alpha now!

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Very interesting story. Different from all the others and custom sprites and different starters are always a plus. I hope this project doesn't get abandoned over time. I'd love to see it completed.
I never give up on projects, so I'll see this through until the end. I promise!







/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (12:44 PM).
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Wow, this looks excellent and did you say you were putting new tiles in, what tileset is it?

if you need help with story writing i can help you.

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Old September 3rd, 2013 (1:04 PM).
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Count me in for liking the story; real different from the norm. Also liking some of the features that relates to the protagonist's condition/position. It's really more about survival than anything.
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (3:09 PM).
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Wow, this looks excellent and did you say you were putting new tiles in, what tileset is it?

if you need help with story writing i can help you.

Thank you. Yes I'm putting most of the ruby tilesets in that look well for the hack including just some custom tiles I've made or got permission to use

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Count me in for liking the story; real different from the norm. Also liking some of the features that relates to the protagonist's condition/position. It's really more about survival than anything.

Exactly. In that kind of state where you don't know what could happen, who's to say every person here would choose to be good? That's why you will have the ability to be "good" or "bad". Survival of the fittest, however way you want to do it.







/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (6:16 PM).
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Absolutely love the story. Something entirely original. Curious to see the conditions of the game.
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (7:44 PM).
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Absolutely love the story. Something entirely original. Curious to see the conditions of the game.
Any specific conditions you'd like to see?







/// Pokémon: Discovery
/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 3rd, 2013 (10:41 PM).
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The sprites is a big turn on for me.
I like navy somehow.. keep up the good work.
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Old September 4th, 2013 (2:53 AM).
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The sprites is a big turn on for me.
I like navy somehow.. keep up the good work.
Well I'm glad you like them! I'm currently serving in the navy and that's how that part of the idea came to be!







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/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
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Old September 4th, 2013 (1:21 PM).
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The hack looks great! Great intro. Actually, if you want ti, im willing to beta test the game and report you bugs and stuff
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Old September 4th, 2013 (5:50 PM). Edited September 5th, 2013 by Le pug.
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The hack looks great! Great intro. Actually, if you want ti, im willing to beta test the game and report you bugs and stuff
Thank you, I'll keep that in mind.



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Here's a map spoiler if anyone wants to see. Image isn't final, I'll definitely be detailing it up and adding more stuff but here is the layout of this one:
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/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
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/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
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Thank you, I'll keep that in mind.



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Old September 4th, 2013 (7:34 PM).
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Yay storyline! I love it when hacks differ from the badge formula. This one seems especially mature, I'm loving it so far!
Hacks I'm working on:
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Hacks I've worked on in the past:
Pokemon Ruby Destiny Broken Timeline (pre-reboot) - Assisted with maps
Pokemon HeartGold Prince Boo Edition - Experimental project with three small changes. Made at the request of YouTube LPer PrinceBoo21.

Been super busy with work, life, and laptop problems. Hopefully I can get back into it soon, I fear I'm already rusty. Meanwhile I'm considering writing some of my hacks as a series of fanfics.

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Yay storyline! I love it when hacks differ from the badge formula. This one seems especially mature, I'm loving it so far!

I'm glad you like it, there are some more plot elements that will make it better than what it seems already.
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Old September 6th, 2013 (2:52 PM). Edited September 6th, 2013 by Le pug.
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As for updates, we are currently working on the next two in-game events and have decided to keep the hack as Ruby.







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/// Pokémon: Fat Kid
/// Tile Insertion Tutorial For AdvanceMap
/// Pokémon Emerald Specials Resource Thread
/// Pokémon Emerald Decapitalization Patch
/// Emerald Titlescreen Cloud Removal Tutorial
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Old September 7th, 2013 (9:11 AM).
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The scripting looks well done, and the story definitely sounds alluring. I'm a bit worried about the mapping and the tiles though, the map you posted here has a number of no-nos, such as simple paths, blocks of trees and narrow pathways. The multicoloured tress also look off.

Wish you all the best, maybe consider some new tiles, and with it some edits to your current outside maps.
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Old September 7th, 2013 (2:01 PM). Edited September 8th, 2013 by Tcoppy.
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Hey, it's Tcoppy. Uh, I'm on Team Discovery and I thought (with the permission of Le Pug) I would let you in on a very important feature.

This feature is called Level of Will, we call it LOW for short. If you have played Darkcry: Legend of Giratina, it may remind you of Karma.

LOW is, well, throughout the game you will be making a lot choices. The choices you make will change the story a little bit but it will still lead to the same ending, and will give you a reputation. There will be perks. If you have a high LOW (highest level 10), which you get from good choices (usually will +.1 or so points), you will recieve a very special pokemon, you will get pokemart discounts in good villages (which are most of the villages), you will be battled constantly, and the Renegade Company hates you, . If you have a low LOW (lowest level 0), which you get from bad choices (usually will -.2 or so points), pokemarts from bad villages will give you discounts, you will not be battled constantly, and instead of a very special pokemon, you get very special balls that will allow you to catch other people's pokemon. You start out at level 5.

Another thing is that if you fight someone in a bad village and have a high LOW, you will be in transported to a good village. Vice versa if you have a low LOW.

So that's all I'm going to say about LOW so I won't make a mistake and spoil something. Any questions or comments about LOW?


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