I found more from a conversation from 2010 that I missed the first time:
"Keep in mind that I only became involved with the game once it was...
Someone at SOA.
I suppose he could be mistaken, but it's not like Mazin would have perfect information either.
@Gryson You are probably the first person who is actually rigorous about these, and I think you are right to question the veracity of my claims....
It appears I've been summoned.
ChronoZ, if you're interested, we deal with this kind of thing a lot at Hidden Palace and we can definitely help....
It would have gone for much less frankly if not for the attention we gave it (twitter, twitch, etc.). I give it $2-3k. So it's a win win.
And might I add how lucky we are that you were there. Super helpful and professional. And thanks for reaching out to me in the first place, means...
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We are streaming some new prototypes right now if you'd like to tune in: https://www.twitch.tv/hiddenpalace
We're also having another one...
There’s plenty left to find. 90% of Sonic protos are wide open for someone to research, nobody has really bothered to do it...
That’s not how EPROMs work. When you erase an EPROM, it erases the entire chip. There are no leftovers that get overwritten, it’s a fresh ROM...
Nice, did you find anything interesting in it?
I actually kinda like it tbh, it makes sense to have a thread for hard research
On Knuckles being playable, this happens if you set the player ID to Knuckles in the proto:
(ignore the 0000 0000, that's me)
A lot of people are going with the “2p build” hypothesis, but let me offer an alternative.
Why is LRZ not in the level select? One possible...
I’d rather have the research here, in this thread and split the speculation off to another thread.
It’s gonna get buried in the Reverse...
Here's LRZ1 restored from leftovers and 0408...
This build has two leftover palette sets from previous builds. Here are some comparison shots:
Original post edited with the links. Enjoy!
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