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Submission #4120: TASeditor's NES Attack of the Killer Tomatoes in 06:08.18

Console: Nintendo Entertainment System
Game name: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes
Game version: USA
ROM filename: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (U).nes
Branch:
Emulator: FCEUX 2.20.10
Movie length: 06:08.18
FrameCount: 22127
Re-record count: 20811
Author's real name:
Author's nickname: TASeditor
Submitter: TASeditor
Submitted at: 2013-12-01 13:16:40
Text last edited at: 2013-12-04 15:06:58
Text last edited by: Ilari
Download: Download (4079 bytes)
Status: published
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Author's comments and explanations:
This movie beats all levels in this game. After the ending there's one more level, which I decided to play as well.

Game objectives

  • Emulator used: FCEUX 2.20.10
  • Takes damage to save time
  • Minor glitch abuse

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Comments

Tricks used in this run

Speed cycling
While jumping the main character normally has a speed of 405, but with the input pattern: >>_>>_... The character gets an average speed of 407 while jumping.

Jump boosting
By jumping off enemies which aren't killed instantly, the character can increase his velocity up to 456, with speed cycling to 458.

Clipping
The clipping glitch in this game is so easy, it is impossible to miss. Just be at the very left on the wall and constantly press to the left.

RAM addresses

Address Type Description
0541 unsigned Byte X Position
0542 unsigned Byte X Position 2nd
052C unsigned Byte X Subpixel
052A signed Word X Speed
0543 unsigned Byte Y Position
0544 unsigned Byte Y Position 2nd
04E6 unsigned Byte Y Subpixel
04F2 unsigned Byte Y Speed

Here a picture of a tomatoe.


feos: Accepting for Moons.

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