General tools for exploring different system's game ROMs

From Hiccup

Nintendo DS[edit]

ROM/whatever Extraction[edit]

Use:

  • NSMBe - can extract all(?) components
  • Every File Explorer - can cope with Japanese filenames

Archive Extraction[edit]

Use:

  • NSMBe
  • Every File Explorer
  • Tinke

Decompression[edit]

Use for archives, overlays, arm9 binary:

  • NSMBe
  • Every File Explorer
  • Tinke
  • Nintendo DS/GBA Compressors

GameCube/Wii[edit]

ROM/whatever Extraction[edit]

Use:

  • Dolphin (newer versions)

WiiWare[edit]

ROM/whatever Extraction[edit]

Use:

  • ShowMiiWads

Decompression[edit]

Use for *1.app:

  • Nintendo DS/GBA Compressors

Wii U[edit]

ROM/whatever Extraction[edit]

Use for disc images:

  • DiscU (frontend: Uwizard)
  • vgmtoolbox
  • JNUSTool

Decompression[edit]

Use for rpx:

  • rpx2rpl