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2015-06-05 14:45

Registered: Nov 2011
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Hacked/modfied games - Do you have more info?

Based on the discussion about Demoni +4DGHF , which is a hack of Warhawk with modified graphics, and what Smasher wrote about these hacks and about cracks without intros being sold in Italy. I also got word that in Spain it was done in a similar way.

Maybe you know about other countries this was common?

Also scene groups sometimes modified old games to look a bit different and published them as first releases of new (because widely unknown) games. Cycles +FT is a well known axample for this.

Maybe you know about more games where this was done?
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2015-06-09 19:39

Registered: Dec 2001
Posts: 7720
I suspect Cryonic being a fake member

perhaps you shouldnt write it into his db entry as if it were fact - csdb isnt a diskmag.
2015-06-09 20:30

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
Changing the letters from "Dari" just the way it was done with ROWLY/WORLY, I searched GB64.com for "Raid" and... BINGO!

Raid (Tronic Verlag, Ulrich Mühl):

Dari (Butterfly Productions, Stefan Vocke):

The coders initials (UM) are still visble in the intro screen of the fake "Dari".
2015-06-11 05:38
The Gothicman

Registered: Aug 2011
Posts: 36
Ah... Those nasty AFL-bitches make me sick... ;)
2015-06-11 11:10

Registered: Nov 2011
Posts: 203
Worked for 5 releases of some rather unknown games, but trying it on a quite well known game like Speed King was one step too much. ;) Pre-Internet times made it possible.
2015-06-11 13:19

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
There were some hacks done by LEGEND in 1998:
The Quest for Atlantis +2
The Perfect Weapon +3
2015-06-11 13:31

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
"Turbo Racer" was also hacked from a 1987 Tronic game into a newer date/Stefan Vocke/Butterfly Productions title.

2015-06-15 09:35

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
"Joe" was identified now, too.

Once again, "Stefan Vocke" was used as the programmer, but this time he published it through "Paradise Software" and not through "Butterfly Productions". ;-)

The original can be fetched here:

BTW: there was no translation done as the original appears to be full english already.
2015-06-15 16:47

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
"Kill the Saucers" (http://csdb.dk/release/?id=20318&show=trivia#trivia) is now identified as a hack of "Missioncode CX-13" (http://gb64.com/game.php?id=14909&d=18&h=0).

This means that the information on the SID (Missioncode CX-13) need to be changed in game name, composer and company now.
2015-06-16 18:17
The Overkiller

Registered: Mar 2002
Posts: 327
About Demoni, Flavioweb already said my same opinion and anyway I was focused mainly on the fact it was RARE, not an hack .... Anyway, we've also The White Ninja The White Ninja +4 [seuck] or Ninja Bros [seuck] which is an hack of Outlaws http://www.gamebase64.com/game.php?id=10981&d=18&h=0 (one of the games sold in bundle with the original SEUCK disk) ....
2016-03-25 18:47

Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 11
The 1992 Image release "Marblemania" was originally written by another person and originally published in 1989. Marblemania

Original is here: http://gb64.com/game.php?id=9103&d=18&h=0
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