Castlevania III:RAM map

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Address    Size    Description
--------   ----    -----------
$0017              Repeat Counter
$0018              System State
                            00 = Title; 02 = New Game; 03 = In-game Transition; 04 = In-Game;
                            05 = Game Over Transition; 06 = Game Over; 07 = Stage Select Debug;
                            08 = Map Screen; 09 = Prayer Scene; 0a = Name Entry; 0b = Password Entry;
                            0c = Epilogue; 0d = Credit Roll; 0e = Respawn; 0f = Sound Test Debug
$0019              System Substate
$001A              Step Counter
$001C              Blackout Delay
$001D              X Register Backup
$001F              Randomizer
$0020              OAM Batch
$0021              Current PROM Bank 
$0022              Previous PROM Bank
$0023              PROM Bank Backup (used by some functions)
$0024              Bank Changed (for debugging probably)
$0025              Nametable Mapping
$0026       #02    Controller Buttons Pressed
                            01 = right; 02 = left; 04 = down; 08 = up;
                            10 = start; 20 = select; 40 = B; 80 = A
$0028       #02    Controller Buttons Held
$002A              Game State (set $006B to 00 before changing)
                            00 = initialize room; 01 = initialize nametables; 02 = load horizontal room;
                            03 = horizontal gameplay; 04 = load vertical room; 05 = vertical gameplay;
                            06 = stair transition start; 07 = stair transition fade; 08 = door transition;
                            09 = initialize fog; 0a = fog parallax; 0b = horizontal partner swap;
                            0c = vertical partner swap; 0d/0e = <CUT CONTENT>; 0f = detect automatic stairs;
                            10 = automatic stair transition; 11 = tally score; 12 = <UNUSED>;
                            13 = flee Aquarius; 14 = initialize flooding; 15 = load flood room;
                            16 = flood room gameplay; 17 = map transition; 18 = autowalk to door;
                            19 = powering up; 1a = freeze water; 1b = thaw ice; 1c = Bone King escape;
                            1d = Aquarius ruptured; 1e = initialize map transition; 1f = map transition exit
$002B              User Paused (toggled by Start button)
$002C              Boss Defeated
$002E              Checkpoint
$002F              Grant Defeated
$0030       #02    System Effect Timer
$0032              Stage
$0033              Block
$0034              Room
$0035              Lives   
$0036       #03    Score  
$003A              Partner   
                            00 = Trevor; 01 = Syfa; 02 = Grant; 03 = Alucard; ff = None
$003B              Partner Active 
$003C              Player's Health
                            40 = full
$003D              Boss Health 
$003E              Score Target (for extra life)
$003F              Default Drawing State (write to $006D)
$0040              Scanline IRQ
$0041              Scanline Target
$0043              Scanline Next Target
$0044       #02    Draw State Address
$0046       #08    CHR Banks
$004E              Hard Mode CHR Bank (overwrites $0049)
$0050       #02    Tile Assembly Starting Address
$0052       #02    Tile Assembly Left Address
$0054       #02    Tile Assembly Right Address
$0056       #02    View Position (little endian) 
$0058              View Subpixel Position
$0059              Left Spawn Area
$005A              Right Spawn Area
$005B              Tile Assembly Count Left
$005C              Tile Assembly Count Right
$005D       #02    Tile Assembly Pointer
$005F       #02    Pallet Map Pointer
$0061       #02    Nametable Write Address
$0063              Tile Assembly ID
$0064              Transition Timer
$0065              Scroll Direction
                            00 = left; 01 = right; 02 = unchanged
$0066              View Refreshed Position
$0067              Update View
$0068              Room Orientation
                            00 = horizontal; 80 or 81 = vertical; 82 = scroll up;
                            83 = scroll down; 84 = collapse up; 85 = collapse down
$0069       #02    Stair Map Address
$006B              Game Substate
                   and menu selections
$006C              Current Instance (saves X register)
$006D              Drawing State
$006E              View Speed
$006F       #02    PPU Scroll 
$0071              Room Size
$0072              CHR Write Mode
                            00 or 03 = all CHR banks; 01 = status bar banks;  02 = clear NPC banks
$0073              Previous Room Orientation
$0074              Music Loaded
$0075              Transition Nametable (nametable to use after door closes)
$0076              Horizontal Spawner Block
$0077              First Spawner Block
$0078              Boss Scroll Lock
$0079              Vertical Spawner Block
$007A              Vertical Spawner Previous (?)
$007B              Spawner Count
$007D              Room Type
                            10 = Stormclouds; 20 = Autowalk; 30 = River; 40 = Clockwork;
                            50 and 60 = Watery Grave; 70 = Flood Zone; 80 = Collapsing Bridge
                            Note: lower 4 bits alter behavior
$007E       #02    Time
$0080              Wounded Timer (invincibility frames)
$0081              Damage Received/Effect on Player
$0082              PC Height
                            00 = Trevor standing; 01 = Syfa standing; 02 = Grant standing; 03 = Alucard standing;
                            04 = Trevor duck; 05 = Syfa duck; 06 = Grant duck; 07 = Alucard duck; 08 = Bat
$0084              Hearts
$0085              Trevor Subweapon
                            00 = none; 01 = axe; 02 = boomerang; 03 = knife/book; 04 = holy water; 05 = fireball; 
                            06 = freeze; 07 = orb; 08 = axe; 09 = boomerang; 0a = knife/book ;0b = clock
$0086              Partner Subweapon
$0087              Trevor Subweapon Multiplier   
                            00 = none; 01 = [II]; 02 = [III]
$0088              Partner Subweapon Multiplier
$0089              Scanline Start
$008B              Conveyance
                            01 = Elevator/Frozen enemy; 02 = Scroll-locked right; 05 = Teeter-totter;
                            06 = Cogwheel; 07 = Mud; 08 = Waterfall; 09 = Waterfall w/current;
                            0a = Conveyor left; 0b = Conveyor right; 0d = Petrified; 0e = Auto-walk
$008C              Whip Spark Timer
$008D              Room Initialized
$008E              Trevor Weapon Level   
                            00 = short; 01 = medium; 02 = long
$008F              Partner Weapon Level
                            00 = one orb; 01 = two orbs; 03 = three orbs
$0090              Knockback Direction
                            00 = left; 01 = right
$0091              Conveyor (see $008B)
$0093              Cog Proximity
                            00 = none; 01 = right OR below; 02 = right AND below
$0094              Cog ID
$0095              Cogwheel Size
                            00 = small; 01 = large
$009C              Subweapon Kill Count (affects multiplier drops)
$009D              Variable Jump (for Grant)
$009E              Subweapon Iterator
$009F              Previous Game State
$00A0              Recent Player Direction (copy of $009E)
$00A1              Previous Player Direction (copy of $0062)
$00A3              Game Step Counter (only increments while game not paused)
$00A4              Map Transition Checkpoint
$00A5              Check Right Tile
$00AB              Stopwatch Active
$00AC              Stopwatch Timer
$00AD              Invincibility Potion Timer
$00AE              Alucard Bat Timer (drains 1 heart when decreased to 0)
$00AF              Landing Delay (prevents walking between elevators)
$00B0              Load Doppelganger Sprites (forces CHR updates)
$00B1              Current Instance (backup for X register)
$00B2              Rosary Flash Timer
$00B6              Tile Assembly Count Vertical (only for vertical rooms)
$00B7              Power Up (used for weapon upgrade)
$00B8              Current Platform (ID of elevator or frozen enemy)
$00B9              Crash Timer (stuns Player after falling too far)
$00BA              Boss Fight
$00BF              Faint Pause (pauses game when killed or time runs out)
$00C7              Thaw Timer (for frozen water)
$00C8              Horizontal Scroll Lock (used by crumbling bridge)
$00CA              Flood Height
$00CE              Weapon Kill Count (affects item drops)
$00CF              Previous Conveyance (backup of $0088)
$00D0              Vertical Ceiling (lowest y-coordinate in vertical room)
$00D2              Cogwheel ID Copy
$00D4              Cogwheel ID
$00E0       #02    Audio Current Note Address
$00E2       #02    Audio Redirect Address
  $00E2              Audio Data Temporary Variable
$00E4       #02    Audio Data 16-bit Variable
$00E6       #02    Audio Track Base Address
$00E8       #02    Audio Track Address
$00EA              Audio Channels to Load
$00EB              Audio Routine PROM Bank
$00EC       #02    Audio Current Period (i.e., pitch)
$00EE              Audio Current Channel
$00EF              Audio Track ID
$00F0       #04    Candle Status (32-bit mask)
$00F4       #04    Breakable Wall Status
                            00 = unused/unbroken; ff = broken
$00F8       #02    Previous Controller Buttons Pressed
$00FA       #02    Previous Controller Buttons Held
$00FC       #02    PPU Scroll
$00FE              PPU Mask (for hue shifts and greyscale)
$00FF              PPU Control 
       Audio channels: (grouped by 3, 5, or 7)
           00 = BGM Square 1; 021 = BGM Square 2; 02 = BGM Triangle;
           03 = SFX Square 1; 04 = SFX Square 2;
           05 = Drums (DCM & Noise); 06 = Noise
$0100       #07    Audio Channel Note Duration
$0107       #07    Audio Channel Song ID
$010E       #07    Audio Channel Next Note Duration
$0115       #07    Audio Channel Behavior
                             bit 0 = SFX (ignore ritenuto); bits 1-2 = init/decay/sustain/release; 
                             bit 3 = Al segno loop; bit 5 = coda loop; bit 6 = ignore envelope;
$011C       #07    Audio Channel Loop Count
$0123       #07    Audio Channel Note Address Low Byte
$012A       #07    Audio Channel Note Address High Byte
$0131       #07    Audio Channel Al Segno Address Low Byte
$0138       #07    Audio Channel Al Segno Address High Byte
$013F       #07    Audio Channel Coda Address Low Byte
$0146       #07    Audio Channel Coda Address High Byte
$014D       #07    Audio Channel Previous Period High Byte
  $0152              Audio Global Dampening (lowers volume for all channels)
$0154       #07    Audio Channel Volume
  $0159              Audio Global Fade Timer (decreases $017C after 2b steps)
$015B       #07    Audio Channel Next Control Value / Channel Dampening Placeholder
  $0160              Audio Global Fade Delay
$0162       #07    Audio Channel Default Duty Cycle
  $0167              Audio Global Mute for Pause
$0169       #05    Audio Channel Dampening (lowers volume for specific channel)
$016E       #05    Audio Channel Attributes
                             bit 4 = use waveform; bit 5 = alternate duty; bit 7 = disabled needs more info
$0173       #05    Audio Channel Pitch Bend Amount
$0178       #05    Audio Channel Period Low Byte Backup (useless?)
$017D       #03    Audio Channel Octave (raises octave by 5-n)
$0180       #03    Audio Channel Note Offset
                             (adds signed value to note ID to look up period)
$0183       #03    Audio Channel Period Low 
$0186       #03    Audio Channel Period High 
$0189       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope
                             (if bit 7 set, fade out instead based on bits 0-3)
$018C              Audio SFX Register Offset
$018D              Audio Global Ritenuto Delay (counts up to $018E)
$018E              Audio Global Ritenuto Cutoff (frames until $018F set)
$018F              Audio Global Ritenuto (prolongs BGM note duration when set)
$0190       #02    Audio SFX Square Sweep
$0192              Audio Current DPCM
$0193              Audio Triangle Staccato Timer
$0194              Audio Triangle Linear Counter (only used with $193)
$0195       #07    Audio Channel PROM Bank
$019C              Audio SFX Square 1 Sweep (write to $4001)
$0200      #100    OAM Data
$0300       #a0    Tile Data
$03C0       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Duration
$03C3       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Position
$03C6       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Loop Count
$03C9       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Loop Point
$03CC       #03    Audio Channel Fadeout Point (fades out when equal to $100,X)
$03CF       #03    Audio Channel Volume Envelope 
                             (bits 0-3 = value; $03CC = duration*value >> 4)
$03D2       #03    Audio Channel Next Fade Duration
$03D5       #03    Audio Channel Fade Duration
$03D8       #03    Audio Channel Alternate Duty Cycle
$03DB       #03    Audio Channel Next Pitchbend Duration
$03DE       #03    Audio Channel Pitchbend Duration
$03E1       #03    Audio Channel Sweep Rate
$0400       #1c    Sprite Frame Index
$041C       #1c    Y-Coordinate
$0438       #1c    X-Coordinate 
$0454       #1c    Pallet Offset
$0470       #1c    Attributes
                            01 = destroyed; 02 = frozen; 04 = unknown; 08 = flicker;
                            10 = illusory; 20 = inanimate; 40 = moving; 80 = invisible
$048C       #1c    Animation Batch (even numbers)
                            00-06 = Player; 08-12 = NPCs; 14 = Epilogue; 16-1C = Doppelganger
$04A8       #1C    Sprite Mirrored
$04C4       #17    X-Coordinate Subpixel
$04DB       #17    Y-Coordinate Subpixel
$04F2       #17    Horizontal Speed
$0509       #17    Horizontal Speed Subpixel
$0520       #17    Vertical Speed
$0537       #17    Vertical Speed Subpixel
$054E       #17    Object Index
$0565              Player State
$0566       #11    Stun Timer
$0578              Weapon State
$0579       #03    Subweapon State
$057C       #17    Animation Timer
$0593       #17    Sprite Frame (used to calculate $0400,X)
$05AA       #17    Sprite Index
$05C1              Moving Down
$05C2       #12    NPC State
$05D4              Player Stunned State
$05D5       #03    Subweapon Throw Delay
$05D8              Player Jump State
                             00-1D = Trevor/Syfa/Alucard; 1E-39 = Grant
$05D9       #0c    Boss Use
$05E5       #06    Candle Drop
                             83 = Axe; 84 = Cross; 85 = Dagger; 86 = Holy Water; 87 = Stopwatch;
                             88 = Syfa Fire; 89 = Syfa Ice; 8a = Syfa Water; 8b = Grant Dagger;
                             8c Grant Axe; 8d-8f = Upgrades (8f removed); 90 = Wall Meat; 
                             91 = Invincibility Potion; 92 = Rosary; 93-9b = Coins; 9c = 1UP; 
                             9d = Big Heart; 9e = Small Heart; 9f-a0 = Multipliers
$05EB              Stair Stun Timer
$05EF              Stair Direction
                   Grant Jump State Fraction (functions like speed variables)
$05F0       #12    AI Class (determines behavior)
$0602              Stair Stun (decreases $05EB)
$0606              Grant Gravity Subpixel (increases $05EF for Grant)
$0607       #12    State Timer (time between state changes for most NPCs)
                   Sinusoid Center Axis
$0619              Ally Swap Y-Coordinate
$061A       #03    Subweapon Damage and Multikill Count
$061D              Stair Timer (time to climb one step)
                   Grant Gravity (increases $05D8 for Grant)
$061E       #12    Miscellaneous Ticker (usually timer or counter for NPCs)
$0630              Weapon Damage
$0631       #03    Subweapon Deflection (copy of $0658,X on Cross hit)
$0634       #17    Miscellaneous Use (used by a couple NPCs)
$0646       #12    Spawner Index
$0658       #0d    NPC Damage
$0664       #06    Candle Active
$066A       #12    Applied Effect (copy of $061A,X on subweapon hit)
$067B       #12    NPC Hitpoints
$068E       #12    Weapons Impact
                             01 = weapon; 02 = subweapon 1; 04 = subweapon 2; 08 = subweapon 3
$06A0       #03    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Loop Start
$06A3       #03    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope ID
$06A6       #03    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Position
$06A9       #03    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Loop Count
$06AC       #03    Audio Channel Sustain State (80 = disabled)
$06AF       #03    Audio Channel Sustain Position (from 0 to 3)
$06B2       #03    Audio Channel Sustain Dampen
$06B5       #04    Audio BGM Square 1 Sustain Period Low Bytes
$06B9       #04    Audio BGM Square 2 Sustain Period Low Bytes
$06BD       #04    Audio BGM Square 1 Sustain Period High Bytes
$06C1       #04    Audio BGM Square 2 Sustain Period High Bytes
$06C8              Boss Scream Time (stops DPCM at f0)
$06C9              Music Paused
$06E0       #90    Collision Map
                             00 = empty; 01 = mud; 02 = convey right; 03 = convey left;
                             04 = fragile; 05 = ceiling spike; 06 = solid; 07 = floor spike;
                             08 = ice; 0c-0f = cracking
$0770       #08    CHR5 Solid Definitions
                             Byte 0 = empty; Byte 1 = mud; Byte 2 = convey right; Byte 3 = convey left;
                             Byte 4 = fragile; Byte 5 = ceiling spike; Byte 6 = solid; Byte 7 = floor spike
$0778       #08    CHR6 Solid Definitions 
$0780              Background Animation Frame
  $0780            Entry Selector Column
  $0780            Map Clipping
                             00 = To Grant; 01 = To Syfa; 02 = From Alucard
$0781              Background Animation Timer
  $0781            Entry Selector Row
  $0781            Map Fade-out Value
$0782              Previous Selector Column
  $0782            Map Timer
  $0782            Epilogue Ally
$0783              Previous Selector Row
  $0783            Map Horizontal Speed Subpixel
$0783              Epilogue State
  $0784            Name Cursor Position
$0784              Map Horizontal Speed
  $0784            Castle Shake Direction
$0785              Map Vertical Speed Subpixel
  $0785            Epilogue Text Page
$0786              Password Icon
  $0786            Map Vertical Speed
$0787              Previous Password Icon
  $0787            Map Scroll Timer
$0788       #02    Password Decryption Dump
  $0788            Map X-coordinate Subpixel
  $0788            Epilogue Scroll Timer
  $0788            Water Freeze Counter
$0789              Map Y-coordinate Subpixel
  $0789            Frozen Water Room Type
$078A              Epilogue Timer
$078A              Map Path PPU Scroll
$078B              Map Path PPU Control
  $078B            Password Errors (used for debugging)
$078C       #02    Map Path PPU Address
$078C              Update Selector
$0790       #10    Entered Password
                             00 = empty; 01 = whip; 02 = cross; 03 = heart
$0790              Map Screen Platform
                             00 = full; 01 = short west; 02 = bottom east;
                             03 = top west; 04 = middle west; 05 = bottom west
$07A0       #0a    Generated Password
$07B1       #02    Stacked Breakable Wall
$07B3       #02    Lower Block Broken
$07B5       #02    Upper Block Broken
$07B7       #02    Wall ID (points to $00F4,X)
$07C2       #06    Spawner Type
$07C8       #06    Spawner State
$07CE       #06    Spawner Timer
$07D4       #06    Spawner Y-Coordinate
$07DA       #06    Spawner x-Coordinate
$07E0       #06    Spawner Offscreen
$07E6       #06    Spawner NPC Object
$07EC       #06    Bone Dragon King Frames (two ribs per byte)
$07EC              Cyclops Lightning State
                   Bone Dragon Cycle
                   Giant Bat Leader
                   Dracula Phase
                             00 = Dracula; 01 = demon; 02 = Pazuzu
$07ED              Victory State
                   Bone Dragon Mirrored
                   Collapsing Bridge Length
                   Giant Bat State
$07EE              Bone Dragon Fireball Timer
                   Death Scythe Count
$07EF              Bone Dragon Attacking
$07F3              Boss Phase
                             00 = boss fight; 01 = boss defeat; 02 = crystal drop;
                             03 = battle over; 80 = boss waiting
                   Victory Delay (timer after battle over)
$07F6              Hard Mode
$07F8       #08    Player Name


Address    Size    Description
--------   ----    -----------
$0018              System State
                            00 = Title; 02 = New Game; 03 = In-game Transition; 04 = In-Game;
                            05 = Game Over Transition; 06 = Game Over; 07 = Stage Select Debug;
                            08 = Map Screen; 09 = Prayer Scene; 0a = Name Entry; 0b = Password Entry;
                            0c = Epilogue; 0d = Credit Roll; 0e = Respawn; 0f = Sound Test Debug
$0019              System Substate
$001B              System Step Counter
$001D              Blackout Delay
$0020              Randomizer
$0021              PPU Bank (write to $B003)
$0022              OAM Batch
$0023              Current PROM Bank
$0024              Previous PROM Bank
$0025              PROM Bank Backup (used by some functions)
$0026              Bank Changed (for debugging probably)
$0028       #02    Controller Buttons Pressed
                            01 = right; 02 = left; 04 = down; 08 = up;
                            10 = start; 20 = select; 40 = B; 80 = A
$002A       #02    Controller Buttons Held
$002C              Game State (set $0068 to 00 before changing)
                            00 = initialize room; 01 = initialize nametables; 02 = load horizontal room;
                            03 = horizontal gameplay; 04 = load vertical room; 05 = vertical gameplay;
                            06 = stair transition start; 07 = stair transition fade; 08 = door transition;
                            09 = initialize fog; 0a = fog parallax; 0b = horizontal partner swap;
                            0c = vertical partner swap; 0d/0e = <CUT CONTENT>; 0f = detect automatic stairs;
                            10 = automatic stair transition; 11 = tally score; 12 = <UNUSED>;
                            13 = flee Aquarius; 14 = initialize flooding; 15 = load flood room;
                            16 = flood room gameplay; 17 = map transition; 18 = autowalk to door;
                            19 = powering up; 1a = freeze water; 1b = thaw ice; 1c = Bone King escape;
                            1d = Aquarius ruptured; 1e = initialize map transition; 1f = map transition exit
$002D              User Paused (toggled by Start button)
$002E              Boss Defeated 
$0030              Checkpoint (used for Password Entry)
$0031              Grant Defeated 
$0032       #02    System Effect Timer
$0034              Stage
$0035              Block
$0036              Room
$0037              Lives
$0038       #08    CHR Banks
$0040              IRQ Control
$0041       #02    IRQ Latch
$0043              Default Drawing State (write to $006A)
$0044       #03    Score
$0048              Partner   
                            00 = Trevor; 01 = Syfa; 02 = Grant; 03 = Alucard; ff = None
$0049              Partner Active
$004A              Player's Health
                            40 = full
$004B              Boss Health 
$004C              Score Target (for extra life)
$004D       #02    Tile Assembly Room Address
$004F       #02    Tile Assembly Left Address
$0051       #02    Tile Assembly Right Address
$0053       #02    View Position 
$0055              View Subpixel Position
$0056              Left Spawn Area
$0057              Right Spawn Area
$0058              Tile Assembly Count Left
$0059              Tile Assembly Count Right
$005A       #02    Tile Assembly Pointer
$005C       #02    Pallet Map Pointer
$005E       #02    Nametable Write Address
$0060              Tile Assembly ID
$0061              Transition Timer
$0062              Scroll Direction
                            00 = left; 01 = right; 02 = unchanged
$0063              View Refreshed Position
$0064              Update View
$0065              Room Orientation
                            00 = horizontal; 80 or 81 = vertical; 82 = scroll up;
                            83 = scroll down; 84 = collapse up; 85 = collapse down
$0066       #02    Stair Map Address
$0068              Game Substate
$0069              Current Instance (saves X register)
$006A              Drawing State
$006B              View Speed
$006C       #02    PPU Write Position
$006E              Room Size
$006F              CHR Write Mode
                            00 or 03 = all CHR banks; 01 = status bar banks;  02 = clear NPC banks
$0070              Previous Room Orientation
$0071              Music Loaded
$0072              Transition Nametable (nametable to use after door closes)
$0073              Horizontal Spawner Block
$0074              First Spawner Block
$0075              Boss Scroll Lock
$0076              Vertical Spawner Block
$0077              Vertical Spawner Previous (?)
$0078              Spawner Count
$007A              Room Type
                            10 = Stormclouds; 20 = Autowalk; 30 = River; 40 = Clockwork;
                            50 and 60 = Watery Grave; 70 = Flood Zone; 80 = Collapsing Bridge
                            Note: lower 4 bits alter behavior
$007B       #02    Time 
$007D              Wounded Timer (invincibility frames)
$007E              Damage Received/Effect On Player
$007F              PC Height
                            00 = Trevor standing; 01 = Syfa standing; 02 = Grant standing; 03 = Alucard standing;
                            04 = Trevor duck; 05 = Syfa duck; 06 = Grant duck; 07 = Alucard duck; 08 = Bat
$0081              Hearts
$0082              Trevor Subweapon
                            00 = none; 01 = axe; 02 = boomerang; 03 = knife/book; 04 = holy water; 05 = fireball; 
                            06 = freeze; 07 = orb; 08 = axe; 09 = boomerang; 0a = knife/book ;0b = clock
$0083              Partner Subweapon
$0084              Trevor Subweapon Multiplier   
                            00 = none; 01 = [II]; 02 = [III]
$0085              Partner Subweapon Multiplier
$0088              Conveyance
                            01 = Elevator/Frozen enemy; 02 = Scroll-locked right; 05 = Teeter-totter;
                            06 = Cogwheel; 07 = Mud; 08 = Waterfall; 09 = Waterfall w/current;
                            0a = Conveyor left; 0b = Conveyor right; 0d = Petrified; 0e = Auto-walk
$0089              Whip Spark Timer
$008A              Room Initialized
$008B              Trevor Weapon Level   
                            00 = short; 01 = medium; 02 = long
$008C              Partner Weapon Level
                            00 = one orb; 01 = two orbs; 03 = three orbs
$008D              Knockback Direction
                            00 = left; 01 = right
$008E              Conveyor (see $0088)
$0090              Cog Proximity
                            00 = none; 01 = right OR below; 02 = right AND below
$0091              Cog ID
$0092              Cogwheel Size
                            00 = small; 01 = large
$0099              Subweapon Kill Count (affects multiplier drops)
$009A              Variable Jump (for Grant)
$009B              Subweapon Iterator
$009C              Previous Game State
$009D              Recent Player Direction (copy of $009E)
$009E              Previous Player Direction (copy of $0062)
$00A0              Game Step Counter (only increments while game not paused)
$00A1              Map Transition Checkpoint
$00A2              Check Right Tile
$00A8              Stopwatch Active
$00A9              Stopwatch Timer
$00AA              Invincibility Potion Timer
$00AB              Alucard Bat Timer (drains 1 heart when decreased to 0)
$00AC              Landing Delay (prevents walking between elevators)
$00AD              Load Doppelganger Sprites (forces CHR updates)
$00AE              Current Instance (backup for X register)
$00AF              Rosary Flash Timer
$00B3              Tile Assembly Count Vertical (only for vertical rooms)
$00B4              Power Up (used for weapon upgrade)
$00B5              Current Platform (ID of elevator or frozen enemy)
$00B6              Crash Timer (stuns Player after falling too far)
$00B7              Boss Fight
$00BC              Faint Pause (pauses game when killed or time runs out)
$00C4              Thaw Timer (for frozen waters)
$00C5              Horizontal Scroll Lock (used by crumbling bridge)
$00C7              Flood Height
$00CB              Weapon Kill Count (affects item drops)
$00CC              Previous Conveyance (backup of $0088)
$00CD              Vertical Ceiling (lowest y-coordinate in vertical room)
$00CF              Cogwheel ID Copy
$00D1              Cogwheel ID
$00E0       #02    Audio Current Note Address
$00E2       #02    Audio Redirect Address
  $00E2              Audio Data Temporary Variable
$00E4       #02    Audio Data 16-bit Variable
$00E6       #02    Audio Track Base Address
$00E8       #02    Audio Track Address
$00EA              Audio Channels to Load
$00EB              Audio Routine PROM Bank
$00EC       #02    Audio Current Period (i.e., pitch)
$00EE              Audio Current Channel
$00EF              Audio Track ID
$00F0       #04    Candle Status (32-bit mask)
$00F4       #04    Breakable Wall Status
                            00 = unused/unbroken; ff = broken
$00F8       #02    Previous Controller Buttons Pressed
$00FA       #02    Previous Controller Buttons Held
$00FC       #02    PPU Scroll
$00FE              PPU Mask (for hue shifts and greyscale)
$00FF              PPU Control
       Audio channels: (grouped by 5, 7, or 9)
           00 = Pulse 1; 01 = Pulse 2; 02 = Sawtooth; 03 = BGM Square 1; 04 = BGM Square 2
           05 = SFX Square 1; 06 = SFX Square 2;
           07 = Drums (DCM & Noise); 08 = Noise
$0100       #09    Audio Channel Note Duration
$0109       #09    Audio Channel Song ID
$0112       #09    Audio Channel Next Note Duration
$011B       #09    Audio Channel Behavior
                             bit 0 = SFX (ignore ritenuto); bits 1-2 = init/decay/sustain/release; 
                             bit 3 = Al segno loop; bit 5 = coda loop; bit 6 = ignore envelope;
$0124       #09    Audio Channel Loop Count
$012D       #09    Audio Channel Note Address Low Byte
$0136       #09    Audio Channel Note Address High Byte
$013F       #09    Audio Channel Al Segno Address Low Byte
$0148       #09    Audio Channel Al Segno Address High Byte
$0151       #09    Audio Channel Coda Address Low Byte
$015A       #09    Audio Channel Coda Address High Byte
$0163       #09    Audio Channel Previous Period High Byte
  $016A              Audio Global Dampening (lowers volume for all channels)
$016C       #09    Audio Channel Volume
  $0173              Audio Global Fade Timer (decreases $017C after 2b steps)
$0175       #09    Audio Channel Next Control Value / Channel Dampening Placeholder
  $017C              Audio Global Fade Delay
$017E       #09    Audio Channel Default Duty Cycle
  $0185              Audio Global Mute for Pause
$0187       #07    Audio Channel Dampening (lowers volume for specific channel)
$018E       #07    Audio Channel Attributes
                             bit 4 = use waveform; bit 5 = alternate duty; bit 7 = disabled needs more info
$0195       #07    Audio Channel Pitch Bend Amount
$019C       #02    Audio SFX Square Sweep
$019E              Audio DPCM ID
$019F       #02    Audio Square Period Low Byte (write to $4002/$4006)
$01A3       #05    Audio Channel Octave (raises octave by 5-n)
$01A8       #05    Audio Channel Note Offset
                             (adds signed value to note ID to look up period)
$01AD       #05    Audio Channel Period Low 
$01B2       #05    Audio Channel Period High 
$01B7       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope
                             (if bit 7 set, fade out instead based on bits 0-3)
$01BC              Audio SFX Square Register Offset
$01BD              Audio Global Ritenuto Delay (counts up to $01BE)
$01BE              Audio Global Ritenuto Cutoff (frames until $01BF set)
$01BF              Audio Global Ritenuto (prolongs BGM note duration when set)
$0200      #100    OAM Data
$0300       #a0    Tile Data
$03C0       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Duration
$03C5       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Position
$03CA       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Loop Count
$03CF       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope Loop Point
$03D4       #05    Audio Channel Fadeout Point (fades out when equal to $100,X)
$03D9       #05    Audio Channel Volume Envelope 
                             (bits 0-3 = value; $03D4 = duration*value >> 4)
$03DE       #05    Audio Channel Next Fade Duration
$03E3       #05    Audio Channel Fade Duration
$03E8       #05    Audio Channel Alternate Duty Cycle
$03ED       #05    Audio Channel Next Pitchbend Duration
$03F2       #05    Audio Channel Pitchbend Duration
$03F7       #05    Audio Channel Sweep Rate
$0400       #1c    Sprite Frame Index
$041C       #1c    Y-Coordinate
$0438       #1c    X-Coordinate 
$0454       #1c    Pallet Offset
$0470       #1c    Attributes
                             01 = destroyed; 02 = frozen; 04 = unknown; 08 = flicker;
                             10 = illusory; 20 = inanimate; 40 = moving; 80 = invisible
$048C       #1c    Animation Batch (even numbers)
                             00-06 = Player; 08-12 = NPCs; 14 = Epilogue; 16-1C = Doppelganger
$04A8       #1C    Sprite Mirrored
$04C4       #17    X-Coordinate Subpixel
$04DB       #17    Y-Coordinate Subpixel
$04F2       #17    Horizontal Speed
$0509       #17    Horizontal Speed Subpixel
$0520       #17    Vertical Speed
$0537       #17    Vertical Speed Subpixel
$054E       #17    Object Index
$0565              Player State
$0566       #11    Stun Timer
$0578              Weapon State
$0579       #03    Subweapon State
$057C       #17    Animation Timer
$0593       #17    Sprite Frame (used to calculate $0400,X)
$05AA       #17    Sprite Index
$05C1              Moving Down
$05C2       #12    NPC State
$05D4              Player Stunned State
$05D5       #03    Subweapon Throw Delay
$05D8              Player Jump State
                             00-1D = Trevor/Syfa/Alucard; 1E-39 = Grant
$05D9       #0c    Boss Use
$05E5       #06    Candle Drop
                             83 = Axe; 84 = Cross; 85 = Dagger; 86 = Holy Water; 87 = Stopwatch;
                             88 = Syfa Fire; 89 = Syfa Ice; 8a = Syfa Water; 8b = Grant Dagger;
                             8c Grant Axe; 8d-8f = Upgrades (8f removed); 90 = Wall Meat; 
                             91 = Invincibility Potion; 92 = Rosary; 93-9b = Coins; 9c = 1UP; 
                             9d = Big Heart; 9e = Small Heart; 9f-a0 = Multipliers
$05EB              Stair Stun Timer
$05EF              Stair Direction
                   Grant Jump State Fraction (functions like speed variables)
$05F0       #12    AI Class (determines behavior)
$0602              Stair Stun (decreases $05EB)
                   Freezing Rivers
                   Turning Into Bat
$0606              Grant Gravity Subpixel (increases $05EF for Grant)
$0607       #12    State Timer (time between state changes for most NPCs)
                   Sinusoid Center Axis
$0619              Ally Swap Y-Coordinate
$061A       #03    Subweapon Damage and Multikill Count
$061D              Stair Timer (time to climb one step)
                   Grant Gravity (increases $05D8 for Grant)
$061E       #12    Miscellaneous Ticker (usually timer or counter for NPCs)
$0630              Weapon Damage
$0631       #03    Subweapon Deflection (copy of $0658,X on Cross hit)
$0634       #17    Miscellaneous Use (used by a couple NPCs)
$0646       #12    Spawner Index
$0658       #0d    NPC Damage
$0664       #06    Candle Active
$066A       #12    Applied Effect (copy of $061A,X on subweapon hit)
$067B       #12    NPC Hitpoints
$068E       #12    Weapons Impact
                             01 = weapon; 02 = subweapon 1; 04 = subweapon 2; 08 = subweapon 3
$06A0       #05    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Loop Start
$06A5       #05    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope ID
$06AA       #05    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Position
$06AF       #05    Audio Channel Pitch Envelope Loop Count
$06B4       #05    Audio Channel Sustain State
$06B9       #05    Audio Channel Sustain Position (from 0 to 3)
$06BE       #05    Audio Channel Sustain Dampen
$06C3       #04    Audio BGM Square 1 Sustain Period Low Bytes
$06C7       #04    Audio BGM Square 2 Sustain Period Low Bytes
$06CB       #04    Audio BGM Square 1 Sustain Period High Bytes
$06CF       #04    Audio BGM Square 2 Sustain Period High Bytes
$06D3       #09    Audio Channel PROM Bank
$06DC              Music Paused
$06DD              Boss Scream Duration stops DPCM playback
$06E0       #90    Collision Map
                             00 = empty; 01 = mud; 02 = convey right; 03 = convey left;
                             04 = fragile; 05 = ceiling spike; 06 = solid; 07 = floor spike;
                             08 = ice; 0c-0f = cracking
$0770       #08    CHR5 Solid Definitions
                             Byte 0 = empty; Byte 1 = mud; Byte 2 = convey right; Byte 3 = convey left;
                             Byte 4 = fragile; Byte 5 = ceiling spike; Byte 6 = solid; Byte 7 = floor spike
$0778       #08    CHR6 Solid Definitions
$0780              Background Animation Frame
$0781              Background Animation Timer
$0782              Epilogue Ally
$0783              Epilogue State
$0784              Castle Shake
$0785              Epilogue Text Page
$0780              Entry Selector Column
  $0780            Entry Selector Column
  $0780            Map Clipping
                             00 = To Grant; 01 = To Syfa; 02 = From Alucard
$0781              Background Animation Timer
  $0781            Entry Selector Row
  $0781            Map Fade-out Value
$0782              Previous Selector Column
  $0782            Map Timer
  $0782            Epilogue Ally
$0783              Previous Selector Row
  $0783            Map Horizontal Speed Subpixel
  $0783            Epilogue State
$0784              Name Cursor Position
  $0784            Map Horizontal Speed
  $0784            Castle Shake Direction
$0785              Map Vertical Speed Subpixel
  $0785            Epilogue Text Page
$0786              Password Icon
  $0786            Map Vertical Speed
$0787              Previous Password Icon
  $0787            Map Scroll Timer
$0788       #02    Password Decryption Dump
  $0788            Map X-coordinate Subpixel
  $0788            Epilogue Scroll Timer
  $0788            Water Freeze Counter
$0789              Map Y-coordinate Subpixel
  $0789            Frozen Water Room Type
$078A              Epilogue Timer
  $078A            Map Path PPU Scroll
$078B              Map Path PPU Control
  $078B            Password Errors (used for debugging)
$078C       #02    Map Path PPU Address
$078C              Update Selector
$0790       #10    Entered Password
                             00 = empty; 01 = whip; 02 = cross; 03 = heart
$0790              Map Screen Platform
                             00 = full; 01 = short west; 02 = bottom east;
                             03 = top west; 04 = middle west; 05 = bottom west
$07A0       #0a    Generated Password
$07B1       #02    Stacked Breakable Wall
$07B3       #02    Lower Block Broken
$07B5       #02    Upper Block Broken
$07B7       #02    Wall ID (points to $00F4,X)
$07C2       #06    Spawner Type
$07C8       #06    Spawner State
$07CE       #06    Spawner Timer
$07D4       #06    Spawner Y-Coordinate
$07DA       #06    Spawner x-Coordinate
$07E0       #06    Spawner Offscreen
$07E6       #06    Spawner NPC Object
$07EC       #06    Bone Dragon King Frames (two ribs per byte)
$07EC              Cyclops Lightning State
                   Bone Dragon Cycle
                   Giant Bat Leader
                   Dracula Phase
                             00 = Dracula; 01 = demon; 02 = Pazuzu
$07ED              Victory State
                   Bone Dragon Mirrored
                   Collapsing Bridge Length
                   Giant Bat State
$07EE              Bone Dragon Fireball Timer
                   Death Scythe Count
$07EF              Bone Dragon Attacking
$07F3              Boss Phase
                             00 = boss fight; 01 = boss defeat; 02 = crystal drop;
                             03 = battle over; 80 = boss waiting
                   Victory Delay (timer after battle over)
$07F6              Hard Mode
$07F8       #08    Player Name


Internal Data for Castlevania III

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