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Speedrunner Reprograms a Super Mario Game to Beat Itself

Speedrunner Reprograms a Super Mario Game to Beat Itself Pixel-perfect inputs can be used to trigger memory events, usually for the purpose of beating games in fractions of the time it would ordinarily take.A similar exploit exists in the classic Mario Game Boy game 6 Golden Coins, but it exists in a physical, semi-playable form.

Watch The Final Day Of The Weeklong Awesome Games Done Quick Charity Marathon

Watch The Final Day Of The Weeklong Awesome Games Done Quick Charity Marathon It’s almost the end of the 2017 Awesome Games Done Quick at the Hilton Washington Dulles Airport Hotel in Herndon, VA.Speedrunners from the far corners of the internet meet in person to raise money for charity by playing their favorite games apace.

Speedrunner Beats Every Boss In The Legend Of Zelda: A Link To The Past While Blindfolded

Speedrunner Beats Every Boss In The Legend Of Zelda: A Link To The Past While Blindfolded But yesterday, speedrunner ParisianPlayer managed to defeat everyone of its bosses and complete the entire game in one sitting.It all started when he saw a blindfolded 102% run of Donkey Kong Country completed by Katun24.

Speedrunner Finishes The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past While Blindfolded

Speedrunner Finishes The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past While Blindfolded There used to be a time when finishing a game quickly was an accomplishment in and of itself.One of the latest examples of this is a speedrunner who managed to beat The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past while blindfolded.

Hidden Donkey Kong 64 Coin Discovered After 17 Years

Hidden Donkey Kong 64 Coin Discovered After 17 Years You’d assume that every one of its secrets would have been discovered during the 17 years it has been out.For those who don’t know, the coins in Donkey Kong 64 can be used to buy upgrades.

Speedrunner Beats Resident Evil 7 on Hardest Difficulty With Only a Knife

Speedrunner Beats Resident Evil 7 on Hardest Difficulty With Only a Knife As you would expect, some speedrunners have already blasted their way through Resident Evil 7.This wasn’t good enough for one speedrunner who decided to make things more challenging for themselves.

People Are Racing To See How Fast They Can Get Banned From Club Penguin

People Are Racing To See How Fast They Can Get Banned From Club Penguin Kid-friendly browser game Club Penguin is famed for rapidly banning the use of foul language.Getting banned for profanity in Club Penguin isn’t normally much of an accomplishment.

Binding of Isaac Racing Is Back From the Dead

Binding of Isaac Racing Is Back From the Dead For the uninitiated, Binding of Isaac is a roguelike with creepy themes buried under a cutesy art style.Last night, longtime Binding of Isaac League Racing (BOILeR) commentator Crumps2 hosted the first round of a weekly Wednesday night BoI race, sponsored by Twitch, with a $5K prize pool.

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' speedrun record down to 54 minutes

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' speedrun record down to 54 minutes Here's someone completing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in less than an hour.I'm 80 hours in and just discovered a town I'd never seen before yesterday.

Speedrunner Finishes Zelda: Breath of the Wild in Less Than an Hour

Speedrunner Finishes Zelda: Breath of the Wild in Less Than an Hour Even before The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was officially released, some players managed to finish it quickly by using a number of in-game exploits.The latest speed run record for the game comes in at under one hour.

Speedrunner Gets Sabatoged By His Own Twitch Chat During Super Mario 64 World Record Attempt

Speedrunner Gets Sabatoged By His Own Twitch Chat During Super Mario 64 World Record Attempt This weekend a speedrunner who goes by Cheese broke the existing record for beating Mario 64 with all 120 stars with a time 1:40:05.“Hi YouTube,” said the computer as Cheese darted from one platform to another.

Random Encounters Are The Bane Of A Final Fantasy Speedrunner's Existence

Random Encounters Are The Bane Of A Final Fantasy Speedrunner's Existence Understandably, the MMOS, Final Fantasy XI and XIV were left off the list, which instead includes spin-offs X-2 and the complete XIII trilogy, as well as Type-0.While some games like Final Fantasy VIII and IX are stingy with shortcuts (both games were finished in a combined seventeen hours), others like Final Fantasy I can be completed in under two hours.

The 'Fairy Trick' In Wind Waker HD Shows The Brutal Roll RNG Can Play In Speedrunning

The 'Fairy Trick' In Wind Waker HD Shows The Brutal Roll RNG Can Play In Speedrunning Last Tuesday, the Any% speedrunning world record for The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD was about three hours.When Girtana1 recreated it, however, other speedrunners began utilizing the new trick to start shaving minutes off of their speedruns.

Save Crash Derails Kingdom Hearts 2 Speedrun

Save Crash Derails Kingdom Hearts 2 Speedrun No one likes having their game crash on them, but it’s gotta be especially painful when you’re in the middle of marathon speedrunning session.That’s what happened to Bl00dyBizkitz in the middle of a platinum trophy attempt in Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix on PS4 (available as part of the 2.

A New World Record For Beating Fallout: New Vegas Fast

A New World Record For Beating Fallout: New Vegas Fast The last time we wrote about New Vegas speedruns, the “any percentage” record was just under 20 minutes.This degree of optimization also means that Kungkobra spends nearly as much time on loading screens as they do playing the game.