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Submission #6988: XTREMAL93's NES Earthworm Jim 2 (Shin-Shin) in 09:43.92

Console: Nintendo Entertainment System
Game name: Earthworm Jim 2 (Shin-Shin)
Game version: unknown
ROM filename: EarthWorm Jim 2 (Unl) [p1][f1].nes
Emulator: Bizhawk 2.5.2
Movie length: 09:43.92
FrameCount: 35093
Re-record count: 3729
Author's real name: Turgut
Author's nickname: XTREMAL93
Submitter: XTREMAL93
Submitted at: 2020-12-31 20:32:59
Text last edited at: 2021-02-17 14:55:20
Text last edited by: Memory
Download: Download (9763 bytes)
Status: decision: rejected
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Author's comments and explanations:
This unlicensed NES port of Earthworm Jim 2, known as the "Shin-Shin" version, was developed by the Ex-Sachen developer team, and was published by NT (also known as Ka-Sheng or Shin-Shin). Compared to the also unlicensed port by Super Game, this version feels more official, however this port's graphics seem to be confused about what perspective they're supposed to be. TAS of short version had been rejected, so I made full version.

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Game objectives

  • Emulator used: Bizhawk 2.5.2 with TAStudio
  • Aims for fastest time
  • Genre: Platformer
  • Takes damage to save time
  • Uses easiest difficulty

  • Easy difficulty decreases damage from enemies, so it is able to perform "damage boost" more often

Memory: Judging

Memory: I found some improvements and at least one of them stood out to me as noticeable while viewing. I think this TAS needed some more time put into it. I encourage the author to revisit this.


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