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RetroRain
Posted on 11-08-08 08:51 PM Link | Quote | ID: 93901


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I don't think it would hurt to have a thread like this. In fact, I believe this board, or the previous one before it, had a thread like this. This is good for people who have ideas and want to share them, to help others with their hacks, and/or get criticism on whether an idea is good or not, to decide whether it is good for their hack.

I want to start this off by asking you guys if this is a good idea:

I've been watching The Dark Knight lately, and the movie was really good, and I was thinking, would a new series for Mega Man be good? A Mega Man series that is more serious, and goes in a different direction?

For example:

Hack 1 - Mega Man Begins

How Rock became Mega Man. The final boss is Wily.

Hack 2 - The Blue Bomber

Mega Man has been fighting for a while. An all-new villain is introduced.

None of this constant Wily crap that has been going on, even though that is what makes Mega Man great, as I said, I could take Mega Man in a different new direction.

If you guys think a new Mega Man series like this is a good idea, please let me know, and I will consider it.

And please, if you have any ideas you'd like to offer others, to help them with their hacks, and/or try to get ideas for your hacks, feel free to post.

Ideas are what make new innovative hacks possible.

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Googie
Posted on 11-09-08 12:45 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93917


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I'll throw in my two cents, a MM hack that'll use the robots from MM5 for the GB. Making the hack like sorta a sequel to the game, I'm not sure if MM5 or MM6 would be better to use. ^^'



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RetroRain
Posted on 11-09-08 01:55 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93920


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Googie and I have been talking about hack ideas lately. I asked him if he could come up with a cool idea for SMB3, and he said, how about using the Tanooki Suit as a magnet, and when the enemies touch Mario, they die. I thought that was a great idea, so I got to work on it.

And thus, Magnet Mario was born!



Oh, and by the way, the reason the giant ? block goes is because it is treated like an enemy. If you look in SMB3 Workshop, you'll know what I'm talking about.

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Posted on 11-09-08 05:43 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93942


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That's neat, I'll have to think up another power up for Mario, right now I gotta sleep. ^^'

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koala_knight
Posted on 11-09-08 07:19 PM Link | Quote | ID: 93965


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I actually wouldn't mind a crazy-ass series of remakes of the Rockman World games! =)

1) Mega Man World: Dr. Wily's Revenge

2) Mega Man World 2: Mysterious Time Traveler

3) Mega Man World 3: Power from the Earth

4) Mega Man World 4: The Robot Heist

5) Mega Man World 5: Menace from Beyond

And, there's one I always wanted to do:

6) Mega Man 3: Story of the Blues
An extensive hack featuring Protoman's side of the story.

Dr. Hell
Posted on 11-10-08 01:12 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93985


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Posted by koala_knight
5) Mega Man World 5: Menace from Beyond

This one would especially be awesome. It's definitely in my top 3 favorite Mega Man games. If it were on the NES it would probably be my overall favorite.

koala_knight
Posted on 11-10-08 02:41 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93990


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Ya know, what would be beyond awesome is if we knew enough about MMX to create remakes of the 8-bit games for SNES!

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Posted on 11-10-08 03:08 AM Link | Quote | ID: 93997


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Maybe the thread should be renamed to Megaman Hacks Ideas...

Dr. Hell
Posted on 11-10-08 04:47 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94023


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Har Har. That's just the current trend in rom hacking, kind of like how everyone was making SMB3 hacks for a while.

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It's going to be RPG hacks soon, what with the SoM and SMRPG editors on the rise...
Can't wait to see what comes out of this!

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Posted on 11-10-08 05:14 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94029


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Speaking of RPG games I always wanted to hack Final Fantasy 1, with all the notes and utilities available, I should really look at them again. The story is in my head, I was aiming for a dark comedy route. ^__^'

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koala_knight
Posted on 11-10-08 05:35 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94032


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I, being the lover of retro & remakes would love to bring FF1 up to the standards of the Anniversary remakes. There are a lot of things I'd love to tweak FF1, 2, & 3.

Speaking of Final Fantasy... I'd love to add all the upgrades they gave to the GBA & DS versions of 4, 5, & 6 to the SNES versions & add some more stuff!

I'd like to also finish my SMW hack.

So much to do! Sometimes I wish I was a vampire! V_V

Matrixz
Posted on 11-10-08 04:40 PM Link | Quote | ID: 94052


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Recently i was thinking of a NES Megaman hack which makes you play Zero from the X series, not just graphics-wise, but gameplay-wise. You can wall-jump, double-jump, and as you defeat bosses you get "moves" similar to those in MMX 4-8.
Megaman 2's engine could be the coolest to use as base, with or without level remakes.

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Posted on 11-15-08 05:50 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94346


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I like that idea, it's pretty hot. Someone was trying to do a MM2 hack but with MMX, too bad that hack died a silent death...



Whoever the author was, was on the right track. Those edited sprites look pretty smooth.

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Posted on 11-15-08 06:28 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94347


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Believe it or not, that was my hack. Not much of a hack as you can see. I attempted to port the MMXtreme X sprites over, but stopped when I couldn't fit the sprites into Megaman's sprite space. The Xtreme sprites required more space than there already was. I think I did this back when TEK was around.

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RetroRain
Posted on 11-16-08 07:04 PM Link | Quote | ID: 94418


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I never hacked Metroid before. But I downloaded it, and I was looking through it. What kind of ASM hacks can be done to it? I couldn't think of anything to be honest with you, but then again, I never really played through the whole game. I couldn't tell you how long the game is. I'm sure someone already removed those bubble doors that you have to shoot open.

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koala_knight
Posted on 11-16-08 08:52 PM Link | Quote | ID: 94426


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A map system would rock.

Googie
Posted on 11-17-08 05:54 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94444


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Posted by koala_knight
A map system would rock.


It does, cause it's been done years ago. I think Parasyte made it? Shoot me an e-mail and I'll send it to you...

I'd love to see a Battle City hack that when you get the shield, and an enemy hits you, it reflects back to them killing'em. ^_______^'

LO: An idea for a Metroid hack, lemme see... How about taking an item from one of the later games, like when Samus gets that jiggamabobba that after a few seconds, she flashes and whatever enemy she touches dies. ^^'


Now that you mentioned Tek, I remember a thread you made when I used to lurk the forums in 2003.

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Posted on 11-17-08 06:26 AM Link | Quote | ID: 94447


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Hells yeah! I'll definitely take that offer!

As for an ASM hack, how about adding more weapons or maybe even the wepon combo system that SM(M3) had?

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Posted on 11-18-08 07:51 PM Link | Quote | ID: 94589


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Quoting elixirnova from romhacking.net:

"Re: MegaMan X3 Editor

I have lots of the editor working and an incredible amount of data. I will probably not be continuing until next semester.
If anyone wants any data/source code just ask, feel free to work on it! I too want to see an X editor which is why I'm doing it!! But not for a couple months.
E-mail me if you want anything as I do not visit here often right now."

Not really an idea, but the MegaMan fans on this board might be interested in helping this guy.

Original romhacking.net thread link.
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