Ads keep us online. Without them, we wouldn't exist. We don't have paywalls or sell mods - we never will. But every month we have large bills and running ads is our only way to cover them. Please consider unblocking us. Thank you from GameBanana <3

No More Hammerlocke Hills Bagpipes

A Sound Mod for Pokemon Sword & Shield

No ads for members. Membership is 100% free. Sign up!

No more bagpipes. Finally.

I got tired of hearing the bagpipes outside Hammerlocke. Real tired. 
Like, hear that damn song in my sleep now kind of tired.

It's almost as earwormy as Toss a Coin to Your Witcher.

In any case, this will swap it out for My Quiet Forest Home from The Eightfold Road: Metal Arrangements.

I've tried to automate the process as much as I can to replace the actual files, but there is still a bit of manual work on your end.

Not a lot I can do about it. On the bright side, at least this will prep you if you want to swap any other songs so there's that at least.

Not about to distribute a 650+MB file, never mind it being pulled from the game files. That's some bad juju there.

In any case, here's how you go about making the swap:
  • Extract no_more_bagpipes.7z somewhere. There should be four files in that folder:
                Stream_No_More_Bagpipes.vcdiff
                Stream_patch_Shield.bat
                Stream_patch_Sword.bat
                xdelta3-3.0.11-x86_64.exe
  • Follow steps 1 - 6 on THIS guide on how to dump your game files.
  • Go into the bin\sound\NX64\wwise\bank folder and find Stream.pck
  • Copy Stream.pck into the same directory as Stream_No_More_Bagpipes.vcdiff
  • Run either Stream_patch_Sword.bat or Stream_patch_Shield.bat depending on which version of the game you have.
  • A folder named "atmosphere" will be created that has a bunch of folders inside of it. The script will copy the patched version of Stream.pck where into the correct folder structure.
  • When you see the message "Copy the atmosphere folder to the root of your SD card." do so and you'll be done.
  • No more bagpipes. 
(I don't have a copy of Shield to test this on, but it should work. No promises though.)

Waveform

Files

Sign up to access this!
  • eman_not_ava avatar
    eman_not_ava username pic Joined 2mo ago
    Offline
    251 points Ranked 53383rd
    access_time 24d
    A little question, what do the bat files do? I've been looking into the pck file and I've got a small list of what ID is what sound/music so I could simply replace it aslong as I have a mp3/wem file and an ID that I need to replace(although there are multiple copies of this song spread throughout the entire pck file).

    I know how to read batch scripts but I'm currently on my phone so I can't check it :P
    SwSh Modder
    URL to post:
  • Woomyneer avatar
    Woomyneer Joined 8mo ago
    Offline
    377 points Ranked 48493rd
    access_time 26d
    https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&source=images&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwjD14LN6-jmAhXMUs0KHdwOCsIQjRx6BAgBEAQ&url=https%3A%2F%2Fknowyourmeme.com%2Fphotos%2F1490362-what-the-fuck-did-you-just-bring-upon-this-cursed-land&psig=AOvVaw0xVNSzfoeOZaUC33GUsoCo&ust=1578189345759809
    Bananite
    URL to post:

Embed

Share banner
Image URL
HTML embed code
BB embed code
Markdown embed code

Credits

Key Authors
FamilyJules
Original Authors
Yasunori Nishiki

Submitter

Aria Seri avatar
Aria Seri Joined 2mo ago
Offline
Aria Seri
Redistributor
Are you the owner? Request Ownership
Sign up to access this!
Sign up to access this!
Sign up to access this!

Game

Sign up to access this!

Category

License

Attributes

Bitrate
128 kbit/s

Share

  • Share on Reddit
  • Share on Twitter
  • Share on Facebook
  • 0
  • 7
  • 591
  • 4
  • 26d

More Music Sounds

Try try again from M&L:DT over wild battle folder Music
SwSh Gym Leader Rock Cover by Huskybythegeek folder Music
Megalovania over Pokémon Center folder Music