Tool-assisted game movies
When human skills are just not enough

Submission #3629: nitrogenesis's GB The Addams Family in 01:44.48

Console: Game Boy
Game name: The Addams Family
Game version: USA
ROM filename: Addams Family, The (U).gb
Emulator: (unknown)
Movie length: 01:44.48
FrameCount: 6269
Re-record count: 1053
Author's real name: ISD
Author's nickname: nitrogenesis
Submitter: NitroGenesis
Submitted at: 2012-06-16 20:18:08
Text last edited at: 2012-06-19 22:50:30
Text last edited by: Guga
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Status: published
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Author's comments and explanations:

(Link to video)
So I'm at my girlfriend's house, she has a stomach virus, and so she decided to take a nap. So I'm bored. I know, let's whip out my laptop and make a tool-assisted speedrun!

I started this when I read that Kyman thought his run couldn't be improved. So I improved it by 30 frames, mostly because of lag reduction and a better strategy in the boss battle. Instead of jumping, I fire a knife. This causes him to jump, which allows me to get under him before he wastes time throwing a knife and kill him earlier.

Thanks to Kyman for his previous run. Enjoy!


Level Frames Saved
Addams Residence 0
Hall of Stairs 3
Boiler Room 0
The Cellar 2
Tully's Hideout 25
Total 30

Screenshot: Standing inside a block.

This run is likely close to perfect. I have redone every level once, and improvements were either succesful or negated by random lag.

Nahoc: Claimed for judging.

Nahoc: Incoming frame war? Better publish this quick! Accepting as an improvement over the published run.

Guga: Processing...

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