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Reviving Tomb Raider Angel of Darkness: Interview with the Developer of Definitive Edition

23 May 2023 3 minute read 0 comments The Retro Perspective

  I reached out for an interview with TRJTA AKA Bob, the developer behind Tomb Raider Angel of Darkness Definitive Edition. This mod revives the classic Tomb Raider game by adding modern graphics and gameplay features. We dive into the story behind...

N64 Debug Menus [Part 3]

3 May 2023 3 minute read 0 comments Lameshark

Super Smash Bros 64 [SSB64] was one of my favorite games growing up. I remember the game being so popular at one time, I was actually in a real life tournament with kids in the neighborhood where we drew brackets like a sports competition. A fighting...

Kazooie's Birdhouse V0.1

2 May 2023 1 minute read 0 comments Lameshark

  Around half a year ago, I made an attempt at learning to 3D Romhack Super Mario 64. I found some videos on a concept called "Decomping", which is the latest technique for swapping assets and other functions. My goal was to swap the Mario model out...

N64 Debug Menus [Part 2]

30 Apr 2023 4 minute read 0 comments Lameshark

Hello World. Fasten your seatbelt because we will be exploring another debug menu. Yesterday, we explored the Ocarina of Time Debug options. We warped to Beta areas, gave ourselves 9999 rupees and explored color viewers. Today we will dust off anothe...

N64 Debug Menus

30 Apr 2023 5 minute read 0 comments Lameshark

A debug menu is located inside of a game and it allows the player to see and manipulate the games internal values in order to debug the game. Essentially, it's a backdoor for the coder to fix the game quickly during development.  Sometimes, the debu...

Banjo's Backpack [Beginners Guide].

28 Apr 2023 4 minute read 0 comments Lameshark

Banjo's Backpack [Beginners Guide]. Ever wanted to learn to 3D Romhack?  You played Super Mario 64 as a kid ... the rascal kid down the street SWORE you could unlock Luigi by backwards long jumping for 30 minutes straight. Now you want to add Luigi...

Why The Yellow Paint Is A Big Deal | Resident Evil 4 Remake

5 Apr 2023 2 minute read 2 comments The Retro Perspective

The original Resident Evil 4 came at a time when "dumbing down video games" was at the forefront of the conversation and it turned out that the worst was yet to come. Resident Evil 4 went on to be a masterpiece, which let the player dictate the actio...

PlayStation 1 Games of My Childhood - Part 2

3 May 2022 5 minute read 2 comments ahmadmanga

This post was originally posted on the STEEM blockchain in 2017. Rewritten for Publish0x. This rewrite is also on Hive. Salam I published [Part 1] a few days ago. In it, I spoke about some of the PS1 games that I have played in my childhood. I had m...

"Dino Crisis 2" Awesome Sound Design

2 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments ahmadmanga

Dino Crisis 2 was one of the games I played as a child. My father bought it for us when I was 11 and I thought the cover looked cool. The game was one of the first horror experiences in my life. Dino Crisis is a "Survival Panic" series. The first gam...

Playstation 1 Games of My Childhood

1 May 2022 6 minute read 0 comments ahmadmanga

This post was originally posted on the STEEM blockchain in 2017. Reformatted here on Publish0x and on Hive. Salam (Peace)   PS1 was the first gaming system I remember I had, I had a gaming device before it but I don't remember much of it. At the tim...