Neptunia Re;Birth1 Black Heart Fight Strategy and Save File

So Neptunia Re;Birth 1 has a pretty disastrously hard boss fight: Black Heart, and it’s right at the start of the game. If you’re here, you might have ragequit because of it. I come bearing the following good news:

  • Re;Birth 1 is the only game in the series this unreasonable
  • There’s only 2 fights like this, both at the start of the game
  • A half hour+ of grinding is really all that’s needed to make this quite easy, it’s mostly a level mismatch
  • I have a PC save file to help you get past it without spoiling the rest of the game!
Guide Index

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Fighting Black Heart: Easy Mode (PC Only)

Download this save file (created by @badp) and you’ll be level 15 and just before the Black Heart fight. It copies to save slot 19 so it shouldn’t erase any of your saves. Copy it to “Documents\My Games\Idea Factory International, Inc\Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1”, on modern Windows systems pasting that into Windows Explorer’s bar will take you right there. Failing that, navigate to your My Documents folder and continue down.

No DLC was used in making the save so it’s maximally compatible, but you’ll have to re-obtain Peashy/Plutia and grind them a tiny bit if you bought the DLC (not a big deal at all since all characters get XP not just the party). Should be fairly easy but read the strategy below if you’re still new to the series/having issues.

Unfortunately due to trophies I do not believe such a method is possible on PS Vita so you’ll have to grind a bit yourself and follow below.

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SuperDimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls Guide

This is a mostly complete guide for Superdimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls for PS Vita and PC.

I got sidetracked and it’s not quite as complete as I would like, but as always with my guides, feel free to leave any questions or comments in the Comments Section below and I’ll update. All info should be valid for both Playstation Vita and PC versions of the game.

Welcome to SuperDimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls!

Missibles Warning

Yes, this game has missable Medals and Baseballs required for trophies. It’s not a big deal unless you’re aware of it, but be mindful. Specifically Panique Cave and floors 1 and 2 of Toyopolis need to be re-explored after certain events (adding the bridge in Megadrive Panique Cave and adding floors to Toyopolis).

Other than these, and the fact that a New Game Plus is required to perform certain actions (including the Delphinus trophy) this game is extremely light on missable content and very stress free!

Is it Good?

I’ll have a full review coming on this site soon. But it’s the best side game so far (almost as good as a Rebirth series game I would say), though it has some flaws. I’d recommend it for any fans of Neptunia or big fans of Sega Hard Girls for sure.

I have a playlist on Youtube with a nearly complete English playthrough already if you want some impressions and gameplay.

Updates

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Green The Planet 2 Guide

Green The Planet 2 is an idle game somewhat like AbyssRium which I just recently made a guide for earlier. You use a variety of turret weapons to blast meteors and use the scrap that flies off them to turn planets green.

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As always if any information is missing from this guide or if you have a question to ask, feel free to let me know in the Comments below.

Green The Planet 2 Videos & Review

You can watch my Green The Planet 2 video review here!

Video demonstration of all weapons in Green The Planet 2 being used at level 11 and max Unit level.

Updates

2017-10-17: Added info on the new IAP thanks to Tachys in the comments!

2017-09-15: Green The Planet 2 updated with two new IAP, one to disable ads, the other I’m not sure how it works but it claims to speed up analysis. If anyone bought them I’d love to know the exact details!

2017-05-14: Started playing again. Started some updates: Of note, Auto Launcher now works for charge weapons!

2017-05-01: I lost my save file for this Green The Planet 2 a while back and noticed the game and the guide have been picking up traction. If I’m missing anything let me know or ask a question and I’ll try to improve the guide.

Green The Planet 2 Game Info

Title: Green The Planet 2
Platform: Android & iOS
Language: English
Release date: 2016?
Developer: Kikaku Damashii, Inc
Price: Free to Play with ads/IAP to disable ads
Genre: Idle Game/Turret
Filesize: 32 MB (Up to ~200 with cached ads)
Cloud Save: NO
Always Online: No. Ads do not load offline.
Gambling element: No
Battery Drain: Very high
Data Usage: None (Offline)/ Moderate (watching video ads + online)

Green The Planet 2 Walkthrough

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AbyssRium: Tap Tap Fish Hidden Fish & Gameplay Guide

This guide has all hidden fish in AbyssRium: Tap Tap Fish for iOS and Android, and their unlocking requirements, and pretty much all you need to know about AbyssRium. The guide’s pretty big, so use the Table of Contents below to look around!

Catch up on new features on my YouTube! I do a new video for every new update/feature.  See the Guides Index for guides on other aspects of AbyssRium, or other games. You can also chat in my Discord server!

Updates

Support Sir TapTap on Patreon!

You can support me and my guides monthly on Patreon (and score some rewards like cute cat pictures)! The more I earn the more time I can spend on improving guides like this. My PayPal is a thing too if you can’t do monthly subscriptions.

2019-06-13: Moved Fusion Fish back to a separate page. 5 new fusion fish added to the game and new “hiding fish” which I added to the event guide.

2019-05-29: June Vacation Event guide added. New event and fusion fish coming soon

2019-05-17: 30! new Fusion Fish added

2019-04-30: Alice In Wonderland event coming in may, guide here, the may update makes the 1kyobw possible to get (Juvenile Spadefish is still impossible)

2019-03-29: Spring Event coming soon, it’s already in the Event Guide. 10 new fusion fish added

  • Level caps removed in Freshwater/Christmas/Halloween tanks!
  • Spring Tea Party event
    • 14 new event fish + 1 IAP (Ferret)
    • 2017 and 2018 Spring Event fish will be available as event fusion fish
    • There will be a 5-step event quest for a large “final” fish (Giant Teapot Nautilus)
    • There is a 7-part Expand quest for new themed expand decorations
  • 10 new Fusion fish (not event limited)
  • Daily mission is changed (it’s worse, 100 fish bubble taps daily)
  • Bug: the update that will reset your levels if you do not have the most recent app update, so update now before it releases if you haven’t yet

2019-03-07: March Circus Event is live, info coming in. Created a single guide which will be the new guide for all events. Added the new fusion fish.

2019-02-06: Sorry for the downtime on 2019-02-06! It’s all fixed and I upgraded my server (and it costs more now). It’s a good time to support me on Patreon or PayPal if my guides have helped you out!

2019-02-04: Please note the ingame Facebook feature has been completely broken for over 6 months, don’t expect it to work.

2019-01-15: For some reason an update removed the cloud save buttons in the event tanks. You can still find them in the options menu of the main tank.

Older updates were moved to the Updates Archive.

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Guide to Understanding the Hyperdimension Neptunia Timeline

Hyperdimension Neptunia can be a confusing series to try to keep up with for new players; it’s actually pretty simple, but the titles are definitely weird for sure. So here’s two explanations, one short that tells you all you need to know, and one long that tells you probably way more than you need to know.

Update 2018-03-19: So Cyberdimension Neptunia released and it’s largely in the “non-canon spinoffs” section, though it could potentially be in the main timeline post-Victory 2. Not much of consequence story-wise happens in it so it doesn’t really matter where/whether it’s in the timeline, though it’s inclusion of certain characters makes it clearly post V2 if it is “canon”. But it’s mostly focused on slice-of-life and character development over any plot threads. 

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The Short Version

Easier to show than tell, really:

A diagram of the Hyperdimension Neptunia timeline. See
Click for a higher res version

Basically we have three mainline games which have a PS3 release and a Vita/PC Remake, a fourth mainline game with a single PS4/PC release, and a bunch of Vita/PC side games with no bearing in canon. The remakes are functionally equivalent to the main games in terms of the canon story, so don’t worry about “which” canon.

VIIR is a new addition, but is largely the same as VII as far as story is concerned.

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How to import Japanese Estival Versus saves to the Localization

If you’re like me and imported the Japanese release of Senran Kagura Estival Versus AND bought the localized release, you might have been disappointed your old save file didn’t work in the English release. Well, it turns out you CAN import that save data, we just need to use the cross save feature! Here’s a quick step by step guide, this should only take a minute.

Note that you still need to have the Japanese copy of the game to do this with, your save file alone can’t be imported, we need to use the Cross Save functionality ingame to export and import.

Also since this is cross save, you can import a Japanese Vita version’s save data into the US PS4 release or whatever you like.

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The Legend of Dark Witch 2 Guide

This is a guide for The Legend of Dark Witch 2, a sequel that improves on the original in every way and addresses it’s flaws handily. You’ll find the locations of Pura Syega, how to use shop items effectively, how to beat Playing Level challenges are more! You can find the game on the 3DS eShop or on Steam for PC.

If you have any questions or info to give, as always you may leave them in the Comments section below and I’ll get to it ASAP.

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Megadimension Neptunia Victory II Guide

Here you’ll find a mini-walkthrough of important events, True Ending requirements, trophy info and more! If this guide helps, you can consider contributing to my Patreon fan-funding campaign, as I make all my guides and articles for free.

As always any questions or new tips are welcome, and generally best left in the Comments section below.

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Neptunia vs Sega Hard Girls Import Guide

Characters

IF

IF is your standard majorly overpowered Protagonist this time around (much more so than Neptune has ever been). Retaining her incredible AGI and ability to use both magic and physical attacks, she now has a buffed transformation state much like the CPUs and generally has stats well in excess of what she normally would have as a Maker.

IF’s overpoweredness may become rather annoying if you don’t like it, as either she or Segami are required to lead your party and participate in all battles.

 

Segami

Despite being a deuteragonist, Segami is not nearly as overpowered as IF. Instead of a universally buffed transformation state, she has the ability to transform into any one of the Sega Hard girls and copy their current skills. This is very situational unlike IF’s transformation, and I rarely use it, instead using Segami for her inherent traits and just bringing along whatever other party members I like.

Import Guide

Below lies the original text of my import guide. I’ll eventually move it to another page as soon as I’m done with the English one. It will always be a bit less complete than the English one.

As usual I’ve imported the latest Neptunia game and decided to make a quick guide for my fellow importers.

Welcome to Super Dimension War Neptunia VS Sega Hard Girls Dream of Coalescence Special AKA Cho Jigen Taisen Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls Yume no Gattai Special AKA 超次元 大戦 ネプテューヌVSセガ・ハード・ガールズ 夢の合体スペシャル AKA goodness referring to games only availible in another language is difficult, isn’t it. I’ma just call it Neptunia vs Sega Hard Girls.

Trophy Hunter Warning: See the Fetching Balls Master trophy section for some info you should keep in mind the whole game or you’ll make your last few steps of trophy hunting extra painful.

If you want a description of the game in general, check out my Import Impressions post. I’ll keep things clinical for the guide.

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