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[Tier: Stars]NES Castlevania (Konami Classic) in 11:41.17 by Phil.
FCEU movie (.fcm) (date: 2006-04-11)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 16.62 MB, length: 13:10)
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Submission #1050 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #3 (11:43.13)
Rating: 8.3 (32 votes)
   
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform

This movie has been obsoleted!

Click here to see the movie that obsoleted it.
Phil Côté's new Castlevania movie ― about 2 seconds faster than the previous version by Phil and Genisto. Also features a higher final score.

Like the precedent movie, this movie uses several techniques for speed:

  • (Ab)using monsters as a platform for shortcuts
  • Optimized usage of weapons
  • Luck abuse for items (Ⅱ and Ⅲ) ― nearly impossible to duplicate
  • (Ab)using the main character as a critical hit weapon at bosses
  • Using bottles to restrain and pass through enemies
And standard optimizations such as not using stairs when jumping is possible.
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