Wizardry V: Heart of the Maelstrom (SNES)
|Wizardry V: Heart of the Maelstrom|
After beating the game (denoted by your characters getting an "@" next to their name), after resetting or turning on the SNES hold any button except X, A, L, or R at the copyright screen until the Capcom logo disappears.
Press Up or Down to cycle through the graphics. Press Select to switch from Music to Sound Effects, and press A to listen.
A small credit for a programmer was hidden in the Japanese version at 0x4BE:
Written by Keios
Also present in the ROM is this string:
Game Studi Inc.
Which is repeated as filler.
There's probably more graphic changes.
Like the localization of the NES port of Wizardry 1, Wizardry V was subject to the typical Nintendo censorship laws, which might come off as even more blatant considering the Japanese game has a full English option.
- Most item and class names of a religious nature are, predictably, renamed.
- The nude angels on the title screen are clothed up.
- The Ruby Wizard on Dungeon Level 2, a very blatant drunk, changed from asking for alcohol to asking for "gifts".
- Female enemies with skimpy clothes are clothed up.