MainMemory's SADX hacking page

Welcome to MainMemory's SADX hacking page!

Here you'll find all sorts of useful information and tools for Sonic Adventure DX modifications.

Save File Redirection

Posted by MainMemory on 2015/09/16 00:25:37

This is a feature that's been planned and requested for quite some time, and now it's finally here, in both the SADX and SA2 mod loaders. Mods can activate the redirection for the main save files by putting "RedirectMainSave=True" in mod.ini, and for the Chao save with "RedirectChaoSave=True". If multiple mods have the settings enabled, the last one loaded wins, as usual.

There are a couple of new functions for retrieving the current save directories in the HelperFunctions struct, and the Ghost mods for SADX have been updated to use them if they're available (helperFunctions.Version => 4), so that mods with separate saves will also have separate ghosts.

In SADX, SonicFreak94 has also enabled automatic mipmap generation for all textures (except some Chao stuff), and DonutStopGaming has contributed a fix for the pause menu's position in widescreen resolutions.

SADX Mod Loader - Widescreen Fix

Posted by SonicFreak94 on 2015/07/31 05:47:57

As you may or may not have noticed, SADX PC allows you to select just about any resolution your display supports, and the mod loader allows you to set arbitrary resolutions. However, when it comes to widescreen, the field of view would become extremely low, leaving you with a super zoomed in game. This is why the mod manager has a "Force 4:3 Aspect Ratio" option, and probably the reason the Steam version doesn't even allow anything other than 4:3 resolutions. With the latest SADX Mod Loader, this is no longer a problem; the field of view now properly adjusts to widescreen resolutions.

An explanation as to why that happens, how it was fixed, as well as some comparison screenshots after the jump!


SADX Mod Loader - Texture Packs, Texture Filtering & Input Event Hooks!

Posted by SonicFreak94 on 2015/07/22 00:48:39

This SADX Mod Loader update introduces a few new features, but the most interesting is probably the texture pack system. It allows you to create high resolution textures to replace custom texture sets, or even create new ones entirely from scratch! More information after the jump.

You can download this texture pack to try for yourself here: Download
And if you want, you can download the source/working material as well. Mess around with it and see what you can do!


SA2 Save Info

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/12/21 05:22:32

A new tool for Sonic Adventure 2 save files can be found in the "Online Tools" page in the menu on the left.

Currently only supports GameCube and PC version save files.

SA2/SADX Mod pages

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/09/09 23:35:59

I've added two new pages to the site for SA2 and SADX mods for the mod loaders.

Twitter Account

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/07/17 16:10:29

I have one. You can find it in the menu on the left.

You might also enjoy @sa_ebooks.

Removed Videos page

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/03/21 14:51:12

It was basically useless anyway, and has been replaced with a link to my YouTube channel.

IRC Chat Links

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/03/16 01:05:15

The new "IRC Channel" and "Webchat" links on the menu allow you to chat with me and other Sonic Adventure-series hackers.

Use the "IRC Channel" link if you have an IRC client, or the "Webchat" link to chat through your web browser.

This is the only form of instant messaging I use, so don't ask me about MSN, Skype, AIM, or whatever.

I will be gone for a couple days after this post though.

New Blog System

Posted by MainMemory on 2013/03/13 20:41:11

Maybe with this, I'll be able to update the front page more often...