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The '''Super Nintendo Entertainment System''' or '''SNES''' is a 16-bit video game console based on the Western Design Center's 65c816 processor. The Super Nintendo utilized ROM cartridges for gameplay.
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The '''[[Wikipedia:Super Nintendo Entertainment System|Super Nintendo Entertainment System]]''', or '''SNES''', was a 16-bit video game console based on the Western Design Center's 65c816 processor. The Super Nintendo used ROM cartridges for gameplay. In Japan, the console was known as the '''Super Famicom'''.
  
SNES ROM images generally have the extension ''.SMC'', though both ''.SFC'' and ''.FIG'' are also common.
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==Games==
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* [[:Category:SNES games|Games for this system]]
  
Useful emulators for the SNES include [[Returner's ZSNES|R-ZSNES]] and [[SNES9x Tracer]].
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==Hardware==
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* [[Super_Nintendo:Hardware_information|Hardware information]]
  
[[Super Nintendo:Hardware information|Hardware Info]]
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==Emulators==
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The following emulators are versions of popular SNES emulators modified with debugging capabilities, perfect for ROM hacking.
  
[[:Category:Super Nintendo games|Games for this system]]
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* [[Meradrin's ZSNES]] designed for the [[Final Fantasy VI]] French translation by [http://finaltranslation.uhrft.org/?page=outils Final Translation] adds a debugger, break point and log.
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* Returner's ZSNES ([[Returner's ZSNES|R-ZSNES]])
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* [http://geigercount.net/crypt/ Geiger's Snes9x Debugger]
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* The DOS version of [http://www.zsnes.com ZSNES]
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* [http://www.zsnes.com ZSNES] Version 1.50 adds a windows debugger
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* [http://byuu.org/bsnes/ BSNES] offers a good debugger.  To activate it, you must uncomment the line "#define DEBUGGER" in the file snes.hpp before compiling.
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* [https://problemkaputt.de/sns.htm no$sns] nocash SNES/SFC emulator/debugger for windows by Martin Korth
  
[[Category:Consoles]]
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More information on SNES emulators can be found at [http://www.zophar.net/snes Zophar's Domain].
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==ROM Images==
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SNES ROM images generally have the extension ''.SMC'', though both ''.SFC'' and ''.FIG'' are also common. The .SMC format was supported by most copiers.
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A short list of SNES copiers (there are many more):
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* [[SNES copiers:Super Wild Card|Super Wild Card]]
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* Super Magicom
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* [[SNES copiers:Super UFO|Super UFO Pro]]
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* Super Pro Fighter Q
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* Supercom Pro
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* Supercom Partner
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* [[SNES copiers:Game Doctor SF|Game Doctor SF]]
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* Dragon Boy
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* [http://www.teamknox.com/ChameleonSNES/ChameleonSNES.html ChameleonSNES] is a homemade USB SNES dumper by team Knox. It is based on the Chameleon-USB by [http://optimize.ath.cx/shopv2_2/chuumon.html Optimize (Japanese only)].
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* [http://mash-mods.com/products/snes/snesprog SNES Retro Flash Programmer] is a USB SNES dumper and programmer. It was designed to allow you to program their 32 Mb flash cart, but this device can also dump the majority of SNES games and SRAM. Utilities are available for both Windows and Mac.
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* [http://www.retrode.org/ The Retrode] is a USB device that mounts both Genesis and SNES games as a mass storage device. Copying games is as simple as a drag and drop! It also allows you to use the cart's SRAM directly in emulators. As it mounts the game as a mass storage device, it should work on any OS.
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Latest revision as of 00:50, 4 November 2020

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System, or SNES, was a 16-bit video game console based on the Western Design Center's 65c816 processor. The Super Nintendo used ROM cartridges for gameplay. In Japan, the console was known as the Super Famicom.

Games

Hardware

Emulators

The following emulators are versions of popular SNES emulators modified with debugging capabilities, perfect for ROM hacking.

More information on SNES emulators can be found at Zophar's Domain.

ROM Images

SNES ROM images generally have the extension .SMC, though both .SFC and .FIG are also common. The .SMC format was supported by most copiers.

A short list of SNES copiers (there are many more):

  • Super Wild Card
  • Super Magicom
  • Super UFO Pro
  • Super Pro Fighter Q
  • Supercom Pro
  • Supercom Partner
  • Game Doctor SF
  • Dragon Boy
  • ChameleonSNES is a homemade USB SNES dumper by team Knox. It is based on the Chameleon-USB by Optimize (Japanese only).
  • SNES Retro Flash Programmer is a USB SNES dumper and programmer. It was designed to allow you to program their 32 Mb flash cart, but this device can also dump the majority of SNES games and SRAM. Utilities are available for both Windows and Mac.
  • The Retrode is a USB device that mounts both Genesis and SNES games as a mass storage device. Copying games is as simple as a drag and drop! It also allows you to use the cart's SRAM directly in emulators. As it mounts the game as a mass storage device, it should work on any OS.