Tip: It's recommended to use this when ripping GFX.
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Welcome to SMW Central!
Welcome! SMW Central aims to be the Super Mario World hacking site, hosting everything you will ever need in order to create
your own hack. We have sections with tons of content including graphics, music,
sprites and more - ready to use in your own projects! We also host a big selection of completed
hacks, so if you need some inspiration or simply just came here to find something to play, you will surely
be satisfied, as well. Over the years, we have built up quite a large community, so if you need help with anything or feel the need to chat with
other Super Mario World enthusiasts, be sure to check out our forums where you can join hundreds of friendly users in
the discussion of a big variety of topics. Enjoy your stay!
Help getting started
The Getting Started section of our F.A.Q. contains general information about SMW hacking, ROMs and emulation.
In order to play a hack from our hacks section, you will need to know how to use BPS patches.
If you ever want to create your own hack, be sure to read all the F.A.Q. sections. They contain lots of helpful information! You should also check out our tutorials section
where you will find tutorials to help you with many different aspects of SMW hacking.
Latest News: SMWCMGGT Mario Kart 8 Reminder!
SMWC's Monthly Gaming Get-together is taking place today, and we're playing Mario Kart 8! (Wii U) It starts at 8PM BST / 3PM EDT, so be sure to join the discord soon if you want to play!
Please welcome LX5, MarioFanGamer, RPG Hacker and Thomas to the Staff Team! They're gonna take care of the ASM sections, in an attempt to give a boost not just to the known sections, but the maps (ROM/RAM/Hijack) as well. LX5 is also our new ASM Team Manager, so he will be the one who will be responsible for the sections management now.
RPG Hacker will as well take care of the Tools section.