The following is a prototype of Viva Pinata: Pocket Paradise for the Nintendo DS, developed by Rare and THQ. It appears to be quite late into development, with just a few minor differences.


Screenshot Screenshot Screenshot


  • Changes within the game’s introduction.
  • Differences within various stage assets.
  • FMV differences.
  • Most of the contents in the “ftc” folder do not match retail.

ROM Information

----| File Data |--------------------------------------------------
System:             Nintendo - Nintendo DS         
File:               VIVAPINATADS_CP3E78_00.nds
BitSize:            1 Gbit
Size (Bytes):       134217728
CRC32:              5F552299
MD5:                6DA320611D2D02FE9468B11E016545C1
SHA1:               75BEF2E08B7C70FD09219C9AE8C11CC4DE051C5A
SHA256:             A808DDBF37D1B36EF561DE337870A75394062A920FE79AF9681DB3802D2B1E17
----| Header Data |------------------------------------------------
Game Title:         VIVAPINATADS
Game Serial:        CP3E (USA)
Maker Code:         78 (THQ)
Unit Code:          0x00
Encryption Seed:    0x00
Device Size:        0x0A (Ok; 1 Gbit; 134217728 Bytes)
Asian Region:       0x00
Reserved 1:         0x000000000000000000
Version:            0x00 (v1.0)
Autostart:          0x00 (No)
ARM9 ROM Offset:    0x00004000
ARM9 Entry Address: 0x02000800
ARM9 RAM Offset:    0x02000000
ARM7 ROM Offset:    0x00119E00
ARM7 Entry Address: 0x02380000
ARM7 RAM Offset:    0x02380000
FNT Offset:         0x0013E600
FNT Size:           0x00000903
FAT Offset:         0x0013F000
FAT Size:           0x00000500
ARM9 Overlay Offset:0x000C5400
ARM9 Overlay Size:  0x00000180
ARM7 Overlay Offset:0x00000000
ARM7 Overlay Size:  0x00000180
Normal CMD Setting: 0x00416657
Key1 CMD Setting:   0x081808F8
Icon Address:       0x0013F600
Secure CRC16:       0x28D5 (Bad; 0xF3FF; Decrypted)
Secure Timeout:     0x0D7E
ARM9 Autoload Address:0x02000A74
ARM7 Autoload Address:0x02380188
Secure Disable:     0x0000000000000000
Used Rom Size:      0x07635834 (123951156 Bytes)
Header Size:        0x00004000 (16384 Bytes)
Logo CRC16:         0xCF56 (Ok)
Header CRC16:       0x8559 (Bad; 0x0000)
----| Icon/Title Data |--------------------------------------------
Icon Version:       0x0001
Icon CRC16:         0x6E1A (Ok)                                                                                      
English Title:
Viva Piñata™
Pocket Paradise
----| Encrypted Data |---------------------------------------------
Encrypted Secure:   0x28D5 (Ok)
Encrypted CRC32:    F9B96017
Encrypted MD5:      B808BB5CCC565A55189B8340DA3DD3C2
Encrypted SHA1:     E46B64312CA36FE80BB59F20370DFB8B91B10E80
Encrypted SHA256:   EFC34EF37C44913BEE9FE162B59248A2BB322D625803E3EB23DEF97166E39D4B

Board / Cartridge Images

Cart Front

Special Thanks

Massive thanks to Rezrospect for sending this in for release!


Download Viva Pinata - Pocket Paradise (USA) (Prototype)