A cute falling blocks style puzzle game with a spellcasting twist and a surprisingly detailed CPU Player debugging tool.

Disassembly/Analysis
2019-10-30

Today we look at Magical Speed, a simple but surprisingly fun Allumer game based on the card game Speed. Turns out there's a hidden debug menu in the code that's super simple to re-enable, and lots (LOTS) of unused graphics.

Disassembly/Analysis
2019-09-23

Getting back to our roots of hacking on obscure Japanese quiz/mahjong games that no one else cares about, we're taking apart Athena no Hatena today!

Disassembly/Analysis
2019-08-12

A fun color-matching puzzle game with colorful graphics and cute animations... and bunches of disabled dev functions and unused data!

Disassembly/Analysis
2019-05-02

Lucky & Wild is a crossover between arcade racing and lightgun shooting genres with a buddy-cop twist. As always, Hardcore Gaming 101 has a great description of it. Unfortunately, I've never seen it in an arcade, but it seems like a lot of fun. The game code has a few disabled test menus as well as a round select that has what appear to be test levels! There are also a small truckload of debug tools that were more than a little bit difficult to get working...

Disassembly/Analysis
2019-02-04
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