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Submission #1447: YtterbiJum's SNES Star Fox in 19:47.37

Console: Super NES
Game name: Star Fox
Game version: USA
ROM filename: Star Fox (U) (V1.2) [!].smc
Emulator: (unknown)
Movie length: 19:47.37
FrameCount: 71242
Re-record count: 13436
Author's real name: Sam Bateman
Author's nickname: YtterbiJum
Submitter: YtterbiJum
Submitted at: 2007-02-09 01:42:47
Text last edited at: 2007-03-04 15:23:25
Text last edited by: DeHackEd
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Status: published
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Author's comments and explanations:
Star Fox for the SNES is the first game of the series. It introduces the four expert pilots and their Arwings, incredibly built ships which are far superior to just about all enemies and can perform maneuvers such as the infamous "barrel roll". On a console, it can be rather difficult to control the Arwing and very easy to run into obstacles. Obviously a TAS is called for in order to truly show off the skill of Fox McCloud. However, there is a problem with the emulation of this game, namely that it runs too fast compared to the audio. This can be seen especially in the beginning "Emergency!" scene, in the boss fights, and in the ending credits. The good thing is that this discrepancy doesn't affect gameplay and can be mostly ignored.


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Truncated: This is popular enough to warrant a publication.

If what nitsuja is saying is true, there should be some mention that the speed of the game is emulated incorrectly in the AVI or description, or both.

DeHackEd: Claim for encoding.

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