Start New Game!

So, I’m teaming up with Dungy Dragon (and his wife :P) to translate the “Ultima: The Savage Empire” SNES ROM into Engrish… wish us luck, we are gonna need heaps of it!

This will be a great challenge… the technical efforts are far from straightforward, but that’s the fun! traditional romhacking methods won’t work so this will require lots of patience and probably building off some custom tools.

So far I’m mostly fleshing out my ROMHacking skills, remember a bit about Japanese scripts and bugging out Dungy so we can start off somewhere…

Some links:

A mockup

A dream to be made true someday


4 responses to this post.

  1. […] in Japanese; a planned English version was cancelled for some reason. Thus, slashgravatar has teamed up with our own Dungy (and his lovely wife) to translate the game into […]


  2. Posted by Caleb on December 30, 2013 at 7:28 am

    Best of luck!!
    This was my favorite PC game as a kid, I even own a CIB copy of the Super Famicom version and would LOVE to see an English version released!!

    Please let me know if I can help



    • Thank you for your interest! This project is currently on hold since I’m using my spare time to work on the PX2 project, I’ll eventually resume it , hopefully finish it on 2014.

      Best regards


  3. Posted by Dadeth on January 5, 2014 at 5:15 pm

    Looking forward to this, great project.


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