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Anyone know how to burn 3do games?

Discussion in 'General Tech Help & CD Burning Help' started by Fabrizo, Oct 9, 2001.

  1. Fabrizo

    Fabrizo New Member

    I just finnished downloading and burning the game Lucienne's Quest using easy cd pro 95, but my 3do just keeps trying to read it like a music cd. Any ideas how to get it to work?
     
  2. MasterAkumaMatata

    MasterAkumaMatata Staff Member

    Did it come with a cue sheet? If so, open that cue sheet with Notepad or some text editor and tell me if you see the data track listed twice, once in the beginning and once at the end. I think 3DO games were the ones where they had that type of weird layout.
     
  3. Fabrizo

    Fabrizo New Member

    Well, this is what it says in the cue sheet:

    ; Generated by WIN-SFV32 v1.1a on 2001-05-23 at 20:30.58

    ;

    ; 20479150 20:22.32 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.ace

    ; 20479150 20:23.32 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c00

    ; 20479150 20:24.36 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c01

    ; 20479150 20:25.38 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c02

    ; 20479150 20:26.40 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c03

    ; 20479150 20:27.50 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c04

    ; 11661503 20:28.32 2001-05-23 Lucienne's Quest.c05

    Lucienne's Quest.ace 4DD40B9A

    Lucienne's Quest.c00 806311DD

    Lucienne's Quest.c01 AA909519

    Lucienne's Quest.c02 C6B3532F

    Lucienne's Quest.c03 AC0D7AE7

    Lucienne's Quest.c04 89A0BF9E

    Lucienne's Quest.c05 2B558FC7
     
  4. lockecole2

    lockecole2 New Member

    then that cue sheet has an identity crisis ;). it's an sfv file. the cue should look something like (example names, size per sector sizes):

    FILE "LQUEST.BIN" BINARY

    TRACK 01 MODE2/2352

    INDEX 01 00:00:00

    then later it should repeat the data track, according to akuma. i thought those were TG16/PCE disc images that had double data tracks though.
     
  5. Mo Threat

    Mo Threat New Member

    3DO is strictly one track only. No audio, no second data track, no nothing. Also, because of the odd 3DO format you can't view the files in the ISO (assuming it's cooked) like you can with say a SegaCD or Saturn 2048/cooked ISO image.

    For some reason the only prog I could get to make a working 3DO disc from a 2048 ISO is DiscJuggler 3.xx. If the image isn't 2048/cooked you should be able to burn it with CDRWin. The nifty lil' trick is figuring out which format your ISO is in without a CUE sheet. If you don't mind wasting a CDR or two you could use the example CUE that lockecole2 just posted - that's about how a 2352/RAW 3DO CUE would look - just adjust the file name and CUE sheet to match each other.

    Good luck.
     
  6. MasterAkumaMatata

    MasterAkumaMatata Staff Member

    LMAO! [​IMG]

    Whoops, my bad.
     
  7. Fabrizo

    Fabrizo New Member

    Mo Threat , where can I get that cue sheet?
     
  8. IceDigger

    IceDigger Founder Staff Member

    I'd hope you actually extracted the ace files before you burnt. if you did, there should've been a cue file in there too.
     
  9. Fabrizo

    Fabrizo New Member

    Nope, none :( . This is beginning to tick me off, I can't buy the game because no one is selling a copy on ebay or yahoo, and I can't burn it because it didn't come with a cue sheet.
     
  10. mal

    mal Member

    Might CDMage be able to tell you the ISO format?

    (Edited by mal at 11:02 am on Oct. 10, 2001)
     
  11. Mo Threat

    Mo Threat New Member

    Just use this:

    FILE "LQUEST.BIN" BINARY

    TRACK 01 MODE2/2352

    INDEX 01 00:00:00

    If it doesn't work, use this:

    FILE "LQUEST.BIN" BINARY

    TRACK 01 MODE1/2048

    INDEX 01 00:00:00

    If neither work... you may wanna d/l again.

    Are you 100% sure you got all seven files in the ACE archive?
     
  12. MasterAkumaMatata

    MasterAkumaMatata Staff Member

    Running an SFV check with the .SFV file should determine if Fabrizo downloaded all seven files.

    Opening the .BIN file with CDmage should be able to generate a valid cue sheet, given that it's able to read it.
     

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