Resource Fork Contents
Many of the resource types in the data file appear to be for the use of the original delver editor, rather than for the use of the game itself, and can even be deleted without apparent consequence.
- Cythera Data clut - Contains the color palette for Cythera
- Cythera Data nrct - Contains
- Cythera Data sfnt - Font related
- Cythera Data vers - Contains version information (the Cythera 1.0.4 data file is marked as version 1.0.3.)
- Cythera Data TMPL - Contains ResEdit templates for editing TxSt and TxCl resources
- Cythera Data STR# - Contains various arrays of strings, e.g. the game credits.
- Cythera Data RMAP - Contains
- Cythera Data NFNT - Contains bitmapped fonts (for the Seldane typeface, apparently)
- Cythera Data FOND - Contains font information
- Cythera Data PORT - Contains
- Cythera Data eBRS - Contains Delver editor brush for the editor. Appears to be dispensable.
- Cythera Data eSTM - Contains Delver editor stamp for the editor. Appears to be dispensable.
- Cythera Data MSta - Contains what may be mission/quest completion logic templates for the editor
- Cythera Data LINF - Contains
- Cythera Data FILT - Contains
- Cythera Data DATA - Contains data of unknown significance; some resources have intelligible strings.
- Cythera Data TxSt - Contains some stuff that may be related to interface formatting.
Data Fork (Delver Archive) Contents
Broadly, this file contains most of Cythera's content, such as maps, scripts, sprites, and dialogue.
- Cythera Data Subindex 0 - List of game actions and classifications? (clrbit, CanHold, etc.)
- Cythera Data Subindex 1 - Encrypted Lists of strings for scripts (character names, class names, ring inscriptions, gravestones)
- Cythera Data Subindex 2 - Contains unknown
- Cythera Data Subindex 3 - Contains AI scripts
- Cythera Data Subindex 4 - Encrypted Integer constants for scripts?
- Cythera Data Subindex 7 - Contains shared dialogue.
- Cythera Data Subindex 8 - Scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type
- Cythera Data Subindex 9 - Scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type, e.g. drinking water at fountain
- Cythera Data Subindex 10 - Contains just one very short 81 ... 40 Script Type resource, 0B00
- Cythera Data Subindex 11 - Scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type, including e.g. innkeeper popup dialogue
- Cythera Data Subindex 12 - Scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type
- Cythera Data Subindex 13 - Very many scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type, e.g. using water on things, unlocking doors, combat results
- Cythera Data Subindex 14 - Quite short scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type, without intelligible strings
- Cythera Data Subindex 15 - Contains dialogue trees, multiple scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type although the file does not begin with 0x81
- Cythera Data Subindex 16 - Contains objects, and possibly associated data/scripts with intelligible strings
- Cythera Data Subindex 19 - Contains short binary data with names of regions ("Odemia", "Omen's Test" and "Below Cademia" in the same resource, "Mountains")
- Cythera Data Subindex 20 - Very similar to subindex 19, but but only three resources ("Cave", e.g.)
- Cythera Data Subindex 23 - More character dialogue scripts for individual characters.
- Cythera Data Subindex 24 - Encrypted binary data of unknown significance.
- Cythera Data Subindex 25 - Descriptions, and possibly scripts, for spells, skills, and sorts of actions (e.g. pooling cash.)
- Cythera Data Subindex 26 - Contains Room descriptions, and possibly scripts.
- Cythera Data Subindex 27 - Contains room descriptions, like 26.
- Cythera Data Subindex 29 - One resource, 1E20, 40 bytes, encrypted. Unknown purpose.
- Cythera Data Subindex 47 - Classic scripts of the 81 ... 40 Script Type, which seem to relate to actions on characters.
- Cythera Data Subindex 127 - Contains maps (and roofs; each resource is paired with a subindex 128 resource)
- Cythera Data Subindex 128 - Contains props (each resource paired with a subindex 127 resource)
- Cythera Data Subindex 131 - Landscapes, as compressed graphics
- Cythera Data Subindex 135 - Character portraits, as compressed graphics
- Cythera Data Subindex 137 - Contains spell icons (simple, clut-indexed graphics)
- Cythera Data Subindex 141 - Contains compressed graphics for the props and tiles.
- Cythera Data Subindex 142 - General graphics (e.g. signs, drawers, the background texture.)
- Cythera Data Subindex 143 - Contains music.
- Cythera Data Subindex 144 - Contains sounds (asnd Format)
- Cythera Data Subindex 239 - Contains binary resources of tremendously varying lengths (16 bytes to 131kb)
List of valid subindices: Subindex 0: found 1 resource Subindex 1: found 20 resources Subindex 2: found 2 resources Subindex 3: found 14 resources Subindex 4: found 3 resources Subindex 7: found 22 resources Subindex 8: found 19 resources Subindex 9: found 8 resources Subindex 10: found 1 resource Subindex 11: found 30 resources Subindex 12: found 10 resources Subindex 13: found 66 resources Subindex 14: found 22 resources Subindex 15: found 180 resources Subindex 16: found 88 resources Subindex 19: found 42 resources Subindex 20: found 3 resources Subindex 23: found 121 resources Subindex 24: found 29 resources Subindex 25: found 87 resources Subindex 26: found 111 resources Subindex 27: found 38 resources Subindex 29: found 1 resource Subindex 47: found 40 resources Subindex 127: found 42 resources Subindex 128: found 40 resources Subindex 131: found 18 resources Subindex 135: found 142 resources Subindex 137: found 62 resources Subindex 141: found 160 resources Subindex 142: found 59 resources Subindex 143: found 11 resources Subindex 144: found 46 resources Subindex 239: found 20 resources