4) Go back to the PC spreadsheet, after you scaled down the roster, and paste the Player ID in your clipboard to the corresponding column. I've only been able to do this with Madden 08 FRA files.
) shares a lot of similarities and file structures to the ones on PS2 and PC so many of the same tools and tips developed for the PC version work for this series! After you're done editing, go back to DB Editor, and import the csv file to the COACHES database and save/close. Reload this file onto your psp and you should be set.
There's been a lot of great tools and tutorials built around Madden 08 at Football Freaks/Football Idiot that paved the way for me to experiment on PSP using similar techniques. Alternatively, I opened up a current madden pc roster and extracted the coaches database from that, and imported it into the PSP franchise file without a hitch. In your current Madden franchise, save it and create an unencrypted save (old save) using the plugin described above. In your "new" Madden, create a franchise and save it, also creating an unencrypted save (new save). Pull both unencrypted saves from your PSP to your computer.
Also great thanks to Brock, Harry97, h4wduk3n, and others who have put in a lot of time modding the PS2 and PSP series of Madden and NCAA games. Ant PSP Updates for 2016 by Reeshmd23: Madden 08 Roster - Updated 08/18/2016 Madden 12 Roster - Updated 09/08/2016 Madden 08 Franchise Mods - Updated 09/10/2016 Madden 12 Franchise Mods - Updated 09/08/2016 Playstation Vita & Playstation TV Rosters by Lorak Madden 13 2016-17 Season Rosters - Updated 12/29/2016 Updated Week 11 franchise by Lorak & Reeshmd23
p=2048590848&postcount=295 Rosters: Rosters use Roger Jinx's Madden 08 PC roster as a base, which was imported and converted from EA's official Madden 16 update.
Features: Franchises: Franchise saves are included because they can be more heavily updated without doing mods to your game. - - - Credits: B-Rad from Football Idiots, reeshmd23, Roger Jinx from Football Idiots, NZA Editor, Pack Fan0820 (DB Editor), Football-Freaks/Football Idiot forums, Operation Sports B-Rad's tutorial:
In addition, the roster file will crash in Madden 08 if you try to start a franchise, so this is a workaround and improvement! f=19&t=16770I was playing around in franchise mode in Madden 08 and realized by mid-season of the first year that the database would be short of certain free agent positions because of the roster size limitations. I figured out how to increase the database size and imported over 200 free agents over from PC database! With this Madden 08 Franchise update, I also included my slider settings for All-Pro mode, injuries/penalty sliders, included the 2016 coaching staffs and schedules.
Please note that you will see some positional overall ratings really high, especially fullbacks. According to B-Rad, you can also export/import the default rosters, but I wasn't able to get it working. I do know the viv files can be viewed in EA Graphics Editor, which will dump you a *. This file can then be opened in Console Texture Editor, but I havent gotten much further than that. Changing the default Rosters Still experimenting... The franchise has every NFL team set to User Controlled, however, each team has been set to allow CPU to manage everything.
This is due to how 16 calculates vs how the older Maddens calculate overall. Import the Stadiums and Uniforms folder and replace the existing ones in the same location. It seems to require a lot of hex viewing to find the right offset, i.e. - - - - - This section will discuss modding the file which is a collection of databases which include default rosters, franchises, coaches, playbooks, settings, etc. Go into the Team Management screen to choose what team you want to be. I just found out how to modify the roster breakdown requirements, though this requires modifying files within the game itself and not just a save file.
Also, it would be good to change all Portrait IDs to 0, since the portrait faces will not match. NZA editor is great however it won't let you increase the size of a database. This is the only way I was able to create an updated file to play Franchise mode in Madden 08 (so far).