Practice Tools

Tools

Here you can find various helpful tools for speedrun practice and testing

GCMM 1.4f, a Gamecube Savefile Manager homebrew application for Wii/GC (Mod by: Dragonbane)
Neogamma TP mod, a loader for Wii homebrew that includes built in toggable cheats for TP (Mod by: Dragonbane)
Dolphin Zelda Edition, a modified version of Dolphin that includes extra tools for TP/TWW (Mod by: Dragonbane)
Twilight Editor, a Savefile editor for GC TP saves that allows you to modify values and flags (By: AECX)
TPGZ, a practice tool that includes many helpful tools such as memory watch, inventory management, cheats, and map loading (By: Mid)


Setting up Neogamma for Wii

(Note: This guide assumes your wii is already homebrewed and has homebrew channel installed)

Setting up SD Card

  • Download cIOS installer for Wii
  • Extract the apps folder from the zip to your SD card
  • Download Neogamma TP
    • Extract everything from the "release\cMIOS\SDCard" folder to your SD Card
    • Extract everything from the "release\Neogamma\SDCard" folder to your SD Card
  • Insert your SD card into the Wii and open Homebrew Channel

Installing cIOS

  • Launch "d2x cIOS installer" and press any button to continue
  • Select recommended settings before installing
    • Select cIOS (v10 beta52 d2x-v10-beta52)
    • Select cIOS base 56
    • Select cIOS slot 249
    • Select cIOS revision 65535
  • Press A to install
  • Once it finishes installing, repeat for the second cIOS
    • Select cIOS (v10 beta52 d2x-v10-beta52)
    • Select cIOS base 57
    • Select cIOS slot 250
    • Select cIOS revision 65535
  • Press A to install once again
  • Once finished, press B to exit

Installing cMIOS

  • Launch "Installer for WiiGator's cMIOS"
  • Choose IOS 249 to use and press A
  • Read warning. Wait for the press 1 message to appear, then press 1
  • Install cMIOS
    • Press A to go in MIOS menu
    • Press A to choose 'Install cMIOS'
    • Press A to load from SD Card
    • Press A to install cMIOS
  • Press A to exit once finished

Using Neogamma TP

  • Launch Neogamma from the homebrew menu
  • Go to Options > TP Cheats
  • Turn on Custom Cheats, and select whatever cheats you desire
  • Return to Menu
  • Launch Game on DVD (Make sure Twilight Princess disc is inserted)

Setting up GCMM for Wii

Setting up SD Card

  • Download GCMM 1.4f
  • Extract everything from the "Release\SDCard" folder to your SD Card
  • Create a Folder on the root of your SD Card called "MCBACKUP" ("SD:\MCBACKUP")
  • Download any Savefiles you may want from the Savefiles page
  • Extract .gci files from the zip to the MCBACKUP folder on your SD Card
  • Insert your SD card into the Wii and open Homebrew Channel

Using GCMM

  • Launch GCMM
  • Select which source device youre using (A: SD Card, B: USB)
  • Press X to restore savefiles from SD to Memory Card
  • Select which Memory Card slot you want with A or B
  • Select which savefile you want to put on your Memory Card and Press A
  • Press Start to return to Homebrew Channel

Setting up TPGZ on Wii

Setting up SD Card

  • Download Nintendont files
  • Extract "nintendont" folder to the apps folder of your SD Card ("SD:\apps\nintendont")
  • Create a folder called "games" on the root of your SD Card ("SD:\games")
  • Download and Extract TPGZ to any folder on your pc
  • Run the "romhack-patcher" program
  • Click "open patch", and choose the "tpgz-saves-xx" patch
  • Click "open ISO" and choose your clean TP gamecube ISO
  • Click "Apply", choose a location to put your patched ISO, and name the file "game.iso" (remember to add ".iso" at the end)
  • Place the "game.iso" into the games folder on your SD Card ("SD:\games\game.iso")
  • Insert your SD card into the Wii and open Homebrew Channel

Loading TPGZ

  • Launch Nintendont
  • Choose the file location of your tpgz ISO
  • Open Settings, and make sure to turn "Native Control" on
  • Launch game

TPGZ Controls

  • L + R + D-pad down to bring up the menu
  • A to select, B to return
  • D-pad directions to change selection
  • Memory Watch menu
    • Y to add new address watch
    • X to delete address watch
Last updated 09/27/2018 – Taka