Very Polite Options
Well, even if you
tried to explain Options, it would at
least come out in two ways.
regulate the game in its entirety is the
"Options", and where you set up for
battles is the "Rule Modification".
Previously, the Rule Modification was
called Battle Options.
Today we will
look into the various aspects of these
This is where you
can modify the setting sof the entirety of
Number corresponds to the position it is
You can set the Rumble feature to be
ON/OFF in this Option. You can choose a
specific Name to apply or supress the
Music and Sound
Effects can sound very different depending
on the T.V. you have.
In addition to choosing Stereo or Mono,
you can regulate the balance between the
Sound Effects and the Music. Stress the
Sound Effects for intensity and the Music
This is where you
can select the screen
A Deflicker is... well... I'll skip the
long explanation I guess. This Option is
designed depending on the compatability
the game has with your T.V. (Well, maybe
just asking you to choose right now is
Anyway, just test it out on your
screen, and see which one you like
You can switch
between the Japanese and English
Languages. When translated it basically
becomes the American Version of the game
(although it isn't), so the translation
even changes the Figure Directory release
dates to the American ones.
You can now
choose only to partially Clear your Data.
As I mentioned previously, it is very wise
to make Backup Data in case pranksters get
their hands on your game. When there are a
lot of people and confusion, someone can
very easily erase all your hard
Also, if you
erase your Secret Character Data, their
High Scores will be stored internally, so
when you unlock them the second time,
their High Scores will be the sme. (This
was true for the previous production
Like its name
suggests, the Rule Modification is a place
where you can change the Rules for your
Versus, where it is applied in Super Melee
and Special Melee.
Modification Screen. There is another page
called "Additional Rules".
Time Battle /
Stock Battle / Coin Battle / Assessment
Here you can switch those rules
These rules change the game rather
drastically, so make sure you choose the
Time Limit/Stock Amount
This is where you set the limits of the
match. If you have it set to a Time Battle
you will set the Time Limit, while if you
have it set to Stock you will set the
Amount of Stock.
Where you can choose to have or omit
- Off: No Handicap
- Auto: Depending on how many
Victories you've won it will
Automaticallt set your Handicap
- On: You will set your own
Be kind to the beginners....
Blast Away Ratio
You can set how easy it is to blast
someone away anywhere between 0.5~2.0
Times. Set it low, and it will be harder
to blast someone away. Set it high and it
will be easier to blast someone away.
Stage Selection Method
You can choose to set the Stage Select
Method in Versus to be
On / Random / In Order / Take Turns /
Also, if you hold down the Start Button
before the Stage is selected it will
automatically become Random.
This is where you can choose what Items
will appear, and how often they do. Set it
to youir own liking, and Customize!
Your setup will be saved, so make sure
to remember any changes you make.
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This is what the
Additional Rules Menu looks like
You can set up a
Stock Battle with a Time Limit. By the end
of the Time Limit, and the match is not
concluded, then it will go into a Sudden
Death using Stock.
This will setup
whether or not you can hit your Allies in
Team Battle. To make it a Team Battle,
click on the Upper Left of the Character
This option can
get rid of the Puase Function. This also
gets rid of the L+R+A+START way of
This can stop
Players from Resetting the game if they
are losing. This also stops Players who
press Start over and over again to mess
people up. This is basically to make
things fairer in Tournaments and
This lets you set
how many Points a player will lose when he
Kills Himself. You can choose anywhere
between 0~-2 Points. This also limits the
Players who die on purpose. Well, it's up
to you if you want to use
What?! There is
the possibility of there being even more
Additional Rules?! Well, to tell you the
truth, the whole Additional Rules Option
was initially planned to be Hidden
Well, have fun
playing with the Options!