Instructions are for Windows 95 only although this will
with Windows 3.1 as well.
Start the game as normal
Load any saved file
Now press ALT ESC this will change Warhammer to a window
Start WORDPAD from the START PROGRAM ACCESSORIES menu
Open file [DRIVE]:SHADOW OF THE HORNED RAT\SAVED\ARMY.MRC
Now the fun begins.
Modify any unit listed or add new/killed ones. Add magic items or
You may modify the number of troops or Active troops given after
You may change any of the values after S_MOVE as they represent
from the book.
Increase Move (Non mounted only), Weapon Skill, Balistic Skill,
Toughness, Wounds, Initiative, Attacks, or Leadership.
If you know the names for magic items you may add them to any
the banner line.
If you know the names for spells you may add them to any wizards
To help you with these review the .MRC and .BTS file in directory
SHADOW OF THE HORNED RAT\FILE\SCRIPT
You may copy complete units from the MRC files. Do not forget to
the number of units
Many other things can be changed such as armor, weapon, balistic
etc. However these use codes and not names so you will need to
Once you have finished save the file and return to the game. Use
maximise button to get the full screen.
You will now find all these values reflected in the troop roster
[Note] you can only modify ARMY.MRC after loading a game as it is
stored in memory after this.
Also the amount of gold may be modified
using a hex editor from any saved file in
It is stored at location F0 in the file in reverse hex form ie F7
01 = 500.
I recommend copying ARMY.MRC and SAVEGAME.[n] before starting and
disclaimers are in effect, you do this at your own risk.