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Submission #3753: Lollorcaust's A2600 Phoenix in 00:18.15

Console: Atari 2600
Game name: Phoenix
Game version: JPN/USA
ROM filename: Phoenix (1982) (Atari).a26
Emulator: BizHawk 1.2.0
Movie length: 00:18.15
FrameCount: 1089
Re-record count: 1225
Author's real name:
Author's nickname: Lollorcaust
Submitter: Lollorcaust
Submitted at: 2012-11-12 16:09:14
Text last edited at: 2018-07-29 21:16:09
Text last edited by: adelikat
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Status: published
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Author's comments and explanations:

(Link to video)

This is a 6.78s improvement over my previous canceled submission. I redid the boss battle using a strategy showed here: http://tasvideos.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13450#331379

Game Info:

Phoenix is a top-down outer space-themed fixed shooter similar to Taito's Space Invaders. As commander of the desert crawler Phoenix, your bizarre mission is to fight through flocks of fierce, mutating birds, then destroy the parasitic Mother Ship that's sapping Earth's resources!

  • Emulator used: BizHawk 1.2.0


  • Aims for fastest time
  • Genre: Shoot 'em up

This game is way better than Space Invaders, IMO.

Enjoy c:

adelikat: Viewer response was good, accepting for publication as a Moons
Guga: I guess.

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