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[Has commentary]SNES Trials of Mana (JPN) "2 players" in 3:24:49.0 by praetarius3.
snes9x movie (.smv) (date: 2011-12-22)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 599.13 MB, length: 3:44:46)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 609.79 MB, length: 3:44:46)
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Submission #3255 — Author's comments
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Rating: 7.6 (7 votes)
- Contains speed/entertainment tradeoffs
- 2 Players
- Takes damage to save time
- Forgoes major skip glitch
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Uses hardest difficulty
- Genre: Action
- Genre: RPG
Trials of Mana is a RPG about your typical ragtag group of young adventurers that totally lack any survival instinct; at least that'd explain why they never bother to get any protective gear. Our three chosen champions of goodness are tasked with rescuing the eight elemental spirits from the clutches of evil and using their power to save the world. Though it turns out that nobody is able to count as we find in fact nine spirits...

Long referred to as "Seiken Densetsu 3" by fans, the game was finally given an official title in June 2019.

We recommend reading the author's notes; they contain a lot of very good information.

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