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Welp... Obviously, FF7 PvP, like, real "fair" competitive PvP, wouldn't just work out-of-the-box like that. It would require balancing the skills, rules, etc. to actually make it a viable, fair PvP. I assumed that was a given xP. Anyone can see that.
But even the novelty to play other players, with your team over the internet would be a fun experiment if nothing else. And I can already see the meme fights right now. Someone agreeing to play fair, only to pop KotR right away, lol.

@ficedula Nice to see you shrug my concerns off like that. :D
Again, cool project, cheers for possibilities!


One of my (wet) dreams is to make a FF7 like game with PvP (or mod FF7 with PvP possibilities). Referring to the networking here ofc. I bet having the possibility to fight other players with your team over the internet would be massively popular. But that would require a huge amount of work that's not within the scope here, I guess?

FF8 Tools / Re: [PC] Enemy editor - IFRIT (0.11C)
« on: 2023-02-17 13:14:46 »
Does this program work on Steam? I have read some comments and it is not clear to me.

Haven't been able to try this on the remaster version, but as far as I can tell it's not compatible.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2023-01-12 10:22:17 »
Ye, Memoria assumes it's a "normal" save file and is based on absolute positions inside the files. This works fine for the PS1 save map. But the "quick-fix" for the re-release is just an update of indexes, basically, so any "custom-made" additions to the structure will naturally break it. Saving might be dangerous for mods, as it still changes the bytes at the absolute positions.

As-is, Memoria is not very user-friendly for mods.

Completely forgot about the GitHub. I'll see if I can make one.

Link to github

Oh, and thanks @Tirlititi ^^

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2022-11-16 23:09:06 »
@aladore384 cool, cool. Seems like a lot of punching job though, and probably requires a lot of testing too. Don't expect anything anytime soon, though.
@Tetra That is probably a good idea.

Sadly no. I've never looked into that; haven't really been active for several years. But mebbeh one day I'll make some.

Yes, worst thing about this mod is the battle square. It adds 2xHP, str, etc. on top of the extra difficulty. I did not change that, it does in vanilla too, and I didn't keep this in mind when making the mod.

Is this mod compatible with 'Satsuki Yatoshi Mod - SYW V5' at all?

Seems like a tight fit; not likely. If you use the installers for each mod, use hardcore last. If I'm not mistaken, this will most likely break the immersion, because the hardcore will overwrite some field files to trigger custom encounters. So those filed files that are replaced will not be HD. I don't think it will be a problem with battles though.

But it depends on how SYW does it's modding; I'm not too familiar.

Should not interfere with achievements. Those achievements aren't much to write home about though...  :P

FF8 Tools / Re: [PC] Enemy editor - IFRIT (0.11C)
« on: 2022-01-07 11:27:30 »
Steam official version as gift to him, I mean.

Thank you :), but you don't have to do that. I can buy it or borrow it from others, don't worry. Can't make any promises if/when this will be fixed. I'll def look into it though.

FF8 Tools / Re: [PC] Enemy editor - IFRIT (0.11C)
« on: 2022-01-05 13:26:09 »
Here is a issue.
When I used on steam 2019 vision, modding data repack to battle.fs always large than the original one (original size:57048KB and repack size:60789KB), even I do not modify a single thing but just extract and repack.
Therefore after I pack the whole data to main.zzz with zzzDeArchive and play, the game jammed in battle sence begin and our character could not display.  :-(

Is this for the remaster version? I don't own it myself. needless to say I never tested on it.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2021-09-13 11:11:13 »
No, I don't think it ever worked on the steam version. I might be wrong.
There was a rather huge bug in the 1st releases after the steam version. I wouldn't use them, as they could break your game.

That doesn't sound right. The battle square mechanics and field aren't changed at all, so I'm not sure what to say there.
You sure it was the "special" battle?
From wiki:

For documentation on drops etc, an enemy editor is perfect, like Hojo or Proud Clod.
Hojo is a bit easier at first as you can see the drops at once, but the links are dead, so getting it may be a bit hard.
Prod Clod is a more comprehensive editor, so a tiny bit more work to see the drops.

In any case, you need to open the scene.bin file in your .../Final Fantsy VII/data/battle folder.
Both programs have a list of scenes.
If you use Proud Clod, in order to see drops, goto: Enemy Management -> Enemy Stats. You must do this for each scene.

FF8 Tools / Re: [PC] Enemy editor - IFRIT (0.11)
« on: 2021-08-23 10:35:04 »
Sorry, saw your pm, but got distracted so forgot to look into it. I'll take a look (but must install the game 1st lol).
EDIT: Yup, there is a problem with the letter "n". Never noticed somehow :P

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2021-07-14 21:57:21 »
I tried it that way after you mentioned it and it still didn't commit the saves to my file. Stats, names, equips, gil, items - nothing I edited was saved.

Hmmm, so basically the editor doesn't work? Can't say I've noticed that, lol. Do you know what version you are using?
Edit: Just to make sure. You actually have to save the file too. The save button in the toolbar, or file -> save.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2021-04-25 19:46:26 »
Sadly, this isn't possible by memoria atm. If you really want to explore, you can try the hex editor, but your pretty much on your own there. You can also extract/dump the raw savefile.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2021-02-22 02:07:37 »
Oh 9 is out on Xbox lol. Don't think I knew that.
I suspect that one would be similar to the steam format.
Perhaps it's possible to save on cloud and download it to the steam version? Then it should be easy to use memoria.

Anyway I would need an example of a save file to know. I'll see if I can find one.

@faospark putting it on github seems like a good idea. There aren't many unreleased updates though, only the card thing I mentioned earlier.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2021-01-17 18:30:35 »
A 100% conversion can't be made until the entire psx save is mapped. As far as I know it, isn't.
It would be fairly easy to make certain sections, let's say character data, transferable though.

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2020-12-09 11:13:24 »

After several years I finally decided to make an option to set cards to their MAX levels (based on quoted post) instead of simply setting them to 255. Not released yet; looking to do some import/export features updates too.

Still unable to reproduce the naming bug people are reporting. Not sure what to make of it.

That would probably be me. But, imo, these versions are ~99% identical.
One other thing from the top of my head though, iirc, 7H can crash/hang on certain encounters at Nibelheim mountains with this mod. Not sure if that's still true.

7H may be using a version that had that "bug".
In any case, the only changes worth talking about is in v1.0.7, and even those are quite minor (except that final boss nerf).
The flashback was never hard in this mod. There is an extra boss at the reactor, but that one is quite easy.

I'm guessing it's the same, but it does sound weird you don't have control of sephiroth.

It may be some conflicts in the kernel via other mods perhaps. Hard to tell, but do you have any other gameplay mods on in 7H?

FF9 Tools / Re: [PC] Save editor - Memoria (
« on: 2020-08-24 12:04:13 »
Yes, I've noticed that. Not sure how the game updates the values etc, but iirc it didn't do this on the psx.

Completely Unrelated / Re: The New State of CHAZ...
« on: 2020-06-16 03:53:12 »
Yup, the term hippie may be more accurate.

Completely Unrelated / Re: The New State of CHAZ...
« on: 2020-06-16 01:37:43 »
Are they using plumbing, electricity, internet, etc? If so, they kinda need to leech off of the country that surrounds them no?

I might be wrong, but this seems like crazy anarchists mixed with crazy socialists to me. The extreme end of the latter tends to lean towards the totalitarian aspect these days, so if I'm correct in my assumptions, it'll be very interesting. I mean... Anarchists paying some sort of tax willingly...

Or perhaps it's just a bunch of kids larping.

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