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Submission #490: Arc's NES Metroid "no minibosses" in 11:45.42

Console: Nintendo Entertainment System
Game name: Metroid
Game version: U
ROM filename: Metroid (U)
Branch: no minibosses
Emulator: (unknown)
Movie length: 11:45.42
FrameCount: 42325
Re-record count: 11085
Author's real name: Jeff C
Author's nickname: Arc
Submitter: Arc
Submitted at: 2004-12-31 18:07:16
Text last edited at: 2005-01-01 20:13:09
Text last edited by: DeHackEd
Download: Download (5334 bytes)
Status: published
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Author's comments and explanations:
This movie attempts to complete Metroid as fast as possible without fighting either one of the minibosses. I use the door glitch twice and Up+A once. I collect the Maru Mari, 30 Missiles, and Ice Beam (no Bombs.)

It is about 3:15 faster than ziplock's test movie. I tied Zoizite's 865 timeunits in the final shaft (FCE Ultra's frame counter is essential for mastering the technique there.)

I will respond in the Workbench Forum to whatever.


DeHackEd: Very nicely done. The people have spoken.

I'll publish it in a few hours by obsoleting your old video.


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