Arcade games 

DUNGEON & DRAGONS 2: Shadow over Mystara

BUG: This is a very beneficial trick in some cases, but it locks the game up.  Chose a character with a 6-character name (Blue Dwarf and possibly 2 others).  Press the name button and then erase it and start pressing buttons to put your own letters in.  The timer to enter your name will reset as long as you are pressing buttons to enter letters.  What happens is that you can continue to enter more letters than the code expects and you begin to over-write the area of memory that contains character information and inventory.  Depending on what letters you enter and how many you enter you can continue the game at the beginning of the next stage and already be hasted, invulnerable, invisible, possessing powerful weapons, etc.  The character info on screen is all garbled.  Once you make it to the first shop you can drag apparently empty inventory items into the trash for large sums of silver.  The game will lock up quite frequently though - especially when you pick up items that hold specific places in memory.  Try using about 110 'M's for a name.  This glitch was removed with the later revision.


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