Carnage Heart (May 10, 1996 prototype)

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Carnage Heart (May 10, 1996 prototype)
Build date May 10, 1996 10:28:48
Build name 96-7-22
Dump status Released, redump needed
Released by Hidden Palace
File release date April 17, 2021
Origin CD-R
Lot Project Deluge
Labels Carnage Heart US 96-7-22
Dump method PLEXTOR DVDR PX-716UF 1.11 03/23/07 15:10 (CloneCD)
Game Carnage Heart
System PlayStation
Genre Strategy
Final build JP Nov 6, 1995
EU Oct 18, 1996
US Feb 25, 1997
Release date JP Dec 8, 1995
EU Oct 18, 1996
US Jan 31, 1997
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A prototype of Carnage Heart for the PlayStation.


  • Plextor drive dumped the disc in scrambled mode. Descrambled version is included.
  • Compiled around 6 months after the initial Japanese retail build, and closer to the EU than NA version.
    • Is likely an localization intermediate for the former
  • No "Sony Computer Entertainment America Presents" screen on startup
  • Different ARTDiNK logo screen
  • Copyright info located differently on the title screen
  • The menu is controlled literally by an on-screen mouse pointer, like on PC. In the final, it's simple menu highlighting
  • Menu text has bolded font
  • Scenario screen has slightly different stat text
  • Tactics menu has different option text: "Deploy Units" is "attack" instead, "Form Unit" is "Organization" instead, etc.
  • The text in general, including dialogue, has differences
  • Miscellaneous Notes:
    • Game is emulatable: Yes (as of April 17, 2021).
    • Game contains dongle protection: No.
    • Game contains debugging symbols: N/A
    • Dump was originally scrambled: Yes




File Type Date Size SHA-1
PSX - Carnage Heart US 96-7-22 (Track 1).bin File 2021-04-12 01:00:50 72.62 MB 551a78852271ea02d82d51933c50e25314a640ae
PSX - Carnage Heart US 96-7-22 (Track 2).bin File 2021-04-12 00:54:49 23.08 MB 83fb902505a3ef3f1b2e21cef78a470b6d3ae14e
PSX - Carnage Heart US 96-7-22 (Track 3).bin File 2021-04-12 00:54:50 45.82 MB d596939226540c14f3596aacf29217ac4aeab827
PSX - Carnage Heart US 96-7-22.cue File 2021-04-12 00:54:51 354 bytes ac2ff814d2089341054dd1a52f159cfed6bc477a
PSX - Carnage Heart US 96-7-22.jpeg File 2020-12-15 22:58:02 862 KB d07d29000f43e583f44d507dd2777fecd371ad71


A huge thanks to Iniche for doing the initial research on this prototype!

See also