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Castlevania 3 Compatable with NES Everdrive?

Discussion in 'Everdrive N8' started by BlockABoots, Dec 21, 2013.

  1. BlockABoots

    BlockABoots Gutsy Member

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    Have tried loading the Castlevania 3 rom, but gives me an error message something to do with a Mapper not supported?
     
  2. ApolloBoy

    ApolloBoy Gutsy Member

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    The MMC5 isn't supported yet, hence why it doesn't work.
     
  3. Greg2600

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    Will the Japanese version (VRC6 chip) work instead?
     
  4. ApolloBoy

    ApolloBoy Gutsy Member

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    Yes, that works including the extra audio.
     
  5. BlockABoots

    BlockABoots Gutsy Member

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    Ok ill try the JPN version, is C3 text heavy, if so is there a English text hack rom for it?

    Regarding the extra audio channel of the JPN carts, i have one of these NESRGB boards that i installed, i believe you need to connect a 22k resistor to Pin9 on the expansion ports and then run i wire to the resistor on the NESRGB board. Is there an easy way to test this extra audio out at all to make sure this audio mod is working?
     
  6. Greg2600

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    There's comparison videos of the audio on YouTube.
     
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    keropi Familiar Face

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  8. BlockABoots

    BlockABoots Gutsy Member

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    Ah nice, thanks
     
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    MottZilla Guardian of the Forum

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    Be aware though that the game actually has some gameplay differences from the US version. They are mostly the same game but not exactly.
     
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    BlockABoots Gutsy Member

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    Whats different then please?
     
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    SkinnyV Rapidly Rising Member

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    The US version of Castlevania 3 is now supported by the Everdrive N8 OS version 9.
     

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