Tritorn fix

Tritorn fix

by JohnHassink on 18-02-2013, 01:27
Topic: Software
Tags: fix, tritorn

People who tried to beat the MSX1 version of action RPG game Tritorn may have run into a major snag. On some MSX- or MSX emulator set-ups, the ROM release of the game will freeze when entering the room of the final boss, due to insufficient RAM initialising within the program. Japanese MSX enthousiast VENOM@VNM created a patch to fix this problem.

Relevant link: Tritorn fix

Comments (9)

By mars2000you

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18-02-2013, 09:27

Actually a patch rom to be used in slot 2 with the game rom in slot 1 ... Nice trick Wink

By Manuel

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18-02-2013, 10:12

The game hangs depending on the RAM chips used on the MSX it is running on, as it depends on the initial values of the RAM (which is chip dependent). If the emulator is good enough, exactly the same thing will happen on an emulator emulating the same MSX...

(Except that it is possible that different types of RAM chips were used in the same MSX types... Then there's no way to tell when the problem will occur without opening up the MSX to check for the RAM chips...)

By fukenko

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20-02-2013, 03:16

I'd like to correct name of the author.Author is VENOM@VNM(,not me.

By mohai

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20-02-2013, 15:30

This game was released also in cassette.
Does this bug affects also cassete version?

By hap

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20-02-2013, 15:52

If so, before loading you should type: poke &he453,0

By mars2000you

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09-05-2015, 21:57

Time now for the complete map of Tritorn, it even includes two hidden screens that you can't access when playing the game, I had to use some special cheat codes to get them !

By mars2000you

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11-05-2015, 23:59

After the Tritorn map .... here comes the Super Tritorn map !!! Smile

By swar9622

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09-08-2018, 03:13

very nice

By meits

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09-08-2018, 03:17

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Have a nice stay here :)