The Modder Who's Finally Translating 'Dragon Quest' into Arabic


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The NES isn't even capable of scrolling text from right-to-left, but that hasn't stopped him.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/the-modder-whos-finally-translating-dragon-quest-into-arabic

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For anyone interested in the nitty gritty details of the hack, you can see the modder discussion over here.

http://www.romhacking.net/forum/index.php?topic=23821.0

Takeaways were on ASM hacks for cursor control with some neat tutorials linked within. Some folks in the field say this isn’t that big a deal technically, but it’s great to see a growing scene gain exposure for sure.