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Gold Version bug
« on: August 10, 2013, 12:54:22 am »
In my emulated gold version, if a pokemon is put into a box other than box 1, it turns into a glitch pokemon (everything about it is overwritten with 255's)

Is this a problem that spans all gold ROMs or is something just broken with my one?

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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2013, 05:45:54 am »
In my emulated gold version, if a pokemon is put into a box other than box 1, it turns into a glitch pokemon (everything about it is overwritten with 255's)

Is this a problem that spans all gold ROMs or is something just broken with my one?

It doesn't seem to be happening for me. I tried BGB, VBA-RR v24 svn422 and an old version of VBA from 2005.

What emulator are you using? Does there have to be a certain number of Pokémon in the other box for it to work?

I guess you might have a bad ROM. Try checking its MD5 hash and seeing if matches up with the hash here.
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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2013, 04:37:26 pm »
In my emulated gold version, if a pokemon is put into a box other than box 1, it turns into a glitch pokemon (everything about it is overwritten with 255's)

Is this a problem that spans all gold ROMs or is something just broken with my one?

It doesn't seem to be happening for me. I tried BGB, VBA-RR v24 svn422 and an old version of VBA from 2005.

What emulator are you using? Does there have to be a certain number of Pokémon in the other box for it to work?

I guess you might have a bad ROM. Try checking its MD5 hash and seeing if matches up with the hash here.

Hmm, the hash matches. However my emulator revision is literally 10 years old so I might try downloading a newer revision :P

I have VBA 1.7.1

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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2013, 09:03:16 am »
I downloaded VBA 1.7.1, and indeed, it has some problems emulating echo RAM and switchable RAM banks, causing many bugs while playing certain games.
Downloading a newer version of VBA will probably fix the problem.
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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2013, 06:04:09 pm »
Or you could just use KiGB and have no problems at all.

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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2013, 08:00:04 pm »
I use bgb and don't have any problems.
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Re: Gold Version bug
« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2013, 11:04:50 pm »
Or you could just use KiGB and have no problems at all.
KiGB is known to use game‐specific hacks to fake accuracy. Gambatte and BGB are better options.