So you want to play Modified Pokemon GBA ROMs on your Mac? As a Mac OS user and Pokemon fan, I’m also keen to learn how to make it work on my computer. Finally, I found the method which I’m going to share it with you in this article.
Please remember that Modified ROMs or hacked Pokemon GBA ROMs are created by fans and not by the Pokemon Company. There are dozens of Pokemon modified hacked ROM available for you to download for free. The authors of these files are continuously improving the game and some have stopped updating. I have collected all Pokemon ROM Hacks I found online, feel free to download and play it as long as you want at anytime.
What You Need To Play Pokemon ROM Hacks on Mac
Let’s get this quick, to play Pokemon ROM hack on your Mac, what you need of course is a GBA Emulator for Mac.
Clean Pokemon GBA ROM
You can find lots of this just by searching on Google. As what I’ve observed, most hacks are based on FireRed ROMs. What I mean the term “Clean” is that you haven’t used the ROM and didn’t use any cheat on it.
Download your Favorite Pokemon ROM Hack
Next will be Pokemon ROM Hacks. Download the hack and save it on your computer.
Patch your IPS/UPS file to your GBA ROM
Finally, a tool called Multipatch is used to patch the IPS/UPS file.
For the complete instructions on the steps, I suggest watching this Youtube video I created a while ago on How To Patch and Play Hacked GBA ROM on Mac