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Miscellaneous Attributes : Battery Backed RAM

Games that have long play times, like the Zelda series for Game Boy, Super Metroid for SNES and Sonic the Hedgehog 3 for Sega Genesis, require some way for players to save their progress. Many systems did not have any nonvolatile storage built in. Therefore, some cartridges include a little bit of RAM that the game could write save data to. Since RAM will also lose it's memory when it loses power, the cartridge also has a small battery to keep the RAM powered at all times. The disadvantage of this scheme is that the battery will eventually run out, and the game can no longer be saved.

Battery Backed RAM is part of the Miscellaneous Attributes category.

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sorted in ascending orderGame TitleYearPublisher
Secret of Evermore1995Nintendo Australia Pty., Ltd., Nintendo of Europe GmbH, Square Soft, Inc.
Secret of Mana1993Square Co., Ltd., Square Soft, Inc.
Seiken Densetsu 31995Square Co., Ltd.
Shijō Saikyō League Serie A: Ace Striker1995TNN
Sid Meier's Civilization1994Asmik Corporation, KOEI Corporation
SimCity1991Nintendo Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America Inc., Playtronic Industrial Ltda.
SimCity 20001995Black Pearl Software, Imagineer Co., Ltd.
Soul Blazer1992Enix America Corporation, Enix Corporation
The Sporting News Baseball1994Hudson Soft USA, Inc.
St Andrews: Eikō to Rekishi no Old Course1995Epoch Co., Ltd.
Star Fox1993Nintendo Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America Inc., Nintendo of Europe GmbH, Playtronic Industrial Ltda.
Star Ocean1996Enix Corporation
Street Fighter Alpha 21996Capcom Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America Inc.
Street Racer1994Ubi Soft Entertainment Software, Ubisoft KK
Striker1992Atlus Software, Inc., Elite Systems Ltd.
Stunt Race FX1994Nintendo Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America Inc.
Super Adventure Island II1994Hudson Soft Company, Ltd., Hudson Soft USA, Inc.
Super Bases Loaded 21994Jaleco USA, Inc.
Super Bases Loaded 3: License to Steal1995Jaleco USA, Inc.
Super Bowling1992American Technos Inc., Athena Co., Ltd.
Super Chinese World 2: Uchū Ichibuto Daikai1993Culture Brain Inc.
Super Chinese World 31995Culture Brain Inc.
Super Conflict1993Vic Tokai, Inc.
Super Formation Soccer 95: della Serie A1995Human Entertainment, Inc.
Super Kick Off1992Imagineer Co., Ltd., Misawa Entertainment Co.,Ltd.
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