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3D Platforms TAS of 2012


[Tier: Stars][Notable improvement][Console-verified]N64 Super Mario 64 (USA) "120 stars" in 1:20:41.52 by MKDasher, Nahoc, sonicpacker, Bauru, Eru, Goronem, Jesus, Kyman, Mokkori, Moltov, Nothing693, pasta, SilentSlayers, Snark & ToT.
Mupen64 movie (.m64) (date: 2012-12-13)
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Submission #3772 — Author's comments
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Rating: 9.5 (50 votes)
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- 100% completion
- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Platform
Award - 3D Platforms TAS of 2012Award - Speedy TAS of 2012Award - TAS of 2012
In a shocking twist of events, Bowser kidnaps Peach inside her own castle. Mario shows up and rains on Bowser's parade by collecting all 120 stars and winning in record time.

Numerous bugs are exploited in order to speed up Mario's progress and the physics engine is abused to its fullest.

This is an improvement of 18:08.33 over the previous movie by Rikku.

If you prefer to see the game beaten in the fastest time, then watch the "0 Stars" run.

See this movie played back on a real console.

If you're looking for a TAS on the Nintendo DS remake, you can watch it here.

Note: There are encodes of higher resolution in the discussion thread.

Computer TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars]Windows Rosenkreuzstilette (any 1.05c) "Grolla" in 25:50.57 by Bernka.
Hourglass movie (.wtf) (date: 2012-10-10)
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Submission #3713 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.1 (17 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Platform
Award - Computer TAS of 2012

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Rosenkreuzstilette (ローゼンクロイツスティレッテ) is a platform game published by independent Japanese studio [erka:es]. Gameplay resembles a Mega Man clone, with Spiritia collecting various weapons from each boss defeated, and alternate protagonist Grolla playing more like Zero from the Mega Man X and Mega Man Zero series.

See how many things from different Mega Man games you can spot while watching this! Stage by stage notes are in the author's comments.

This movie uses Grolla. For more action, we also have a Spiritia movie by the same author.

DS TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]DS Super Mario 64 DS (USA v1.0) in 09:50.64 by MKDasher & ALAKTORN.
DeSmuME movie (.dsm) (date: 2012-01-30)
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Submission #3439 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #1902 (14:23.34)
Rating: 8.5 (14.5 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Major skip glitch
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Platform
Award - DS TAS of 2012

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Super Mario 64 DS is a remake of Super Mario 64 for the Nintendo DS, released in 2004 along with the system. It features improved graphics, new levels and playable characters, and most importantly in this case, a different "polish".

More importantly, it features different glitches than those featured in the runs of the original SM64.

In this run, MKDasher and ALAKTORN improve their previous movie by 4:31.69 by using several new glitches and tricks that allow them to finish the game while collecting only a single star.

Exotic platforms TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars]Arcade Marvel vs. Capcom (Europe) in 25:37.7 by SDR.
Final Burn Alpha movie (.fbm) (date: 2012-09-03)
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Submission #3685 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.4 (15 votes)
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- Playaround
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Fighting
Award - Exotic platforms TAS of 2012
Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes is a 1998 Arcade fighting game developed by Capcom. It continues the lineage of Capcom fighting games featuring characters from Marvel comics, and is the game that paved the way for the hugely successful Marvel vs. Capcom 2.

Each team has two characters (which can be simultaneously controlled at certain times), plus a third summon assist character. This leads to quite a few things happening on the screen at once. There are quite a few glitches showcased; see the author's comments for a complete listing.

First edition TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]Wii World of Goo (USA) in 31:30.88 by STBM.
Dolphin movie (.dtm) (date: 2012-08-15)
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Submission #3670 — Author's comments
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Rating: 6.7 (17 votes)
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- Genre: Puzzle
Award - First edition TAS of 2012
World of Goo is a physics-based puzzle game for the Wii. You create structures out of goo and usher around goo balls with them. The gameplay can be pretty interesting, with quite a few different kinds of goo to play with and some interesting puzzle physics to go with it.

First time author STBM uses careful planning and some interesting glitches to complete levels in the blink of an eye. See the author's notes for a full explanation of the various methods used.

Funny TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]SNES Super Mario World (USA) "game end glitch" in 02:36.4 by Masterjun.
snes9x movie (.smv) (date: 2012-01-08)
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Submission #3413 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.2 (27.5 votes)
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- Executes arbitrary code
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Corrupts memory
- Genre: Platform
Award - Funny TAS of 2012Award - SNES TAS of 2012

This movie has been obsoleted!

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"Thank you for playing Super Mario World! Unfortunately, this trial copy will only let you play for 2.5 minutes."

This is a completely new type of Super Mario World TAS. It beats the game by getting the "THE END" screen in the second level (Yoshi's Island 3). This happens because a glitch allowing Yoshi to eat "nothing" enables players to manipulate memory and code into bringing up the final screen of the game.

The heated discussion about the categorical separation regarding this movie and the recently published "no save corruption" TAS invoked the creation of the "Corrupts Memory" category.


The credits glitch has been verified on console using a modified version of this TAS made with the lsnes emulator.

[Tier: Stars]SNES Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 (USA) "playaround" in 30:28.38 by SDR, TheVLACKDEMONN2294, Dark Noob.
snes9x movie (.smv) (date: 2012-01-24)
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Submission #3409 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #1333 (16:46.58)
Rating: 8.6 (24 votes)
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- Playaround
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Fighting
Award - Funny TAS of 2012
Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 is one of the most diverse games of the series in terms of characters and play modes.

The authors take advantage of this and deliver an exceptional playaround movie. Bugs, easter eggs and impossible combos are shown off at a breathtaking pace. The movie features a mix of 1 and 2 player play for added variety.

This movie is longer than its predecessor by around 14 minutes, showing off more glitches. It also uses a cheat that enables pausing in order to show off even more glitches.


[Tier: Stars]GB The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (USA v1.0) "playaround" in 40:22.78 by bobmario511.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2012-04-29)
MKV file via BitTorrent (size: 56.69 MB, length: 45:41)
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Submission #3579 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.3 (16.5 votes)
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- Playaround
- Contains speed/entertainment tradeoffs
- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Adventure
Award - Funny TAS of 2012Award - Gameboy TAS of 2012
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is a classic Game Boy Zelda adventure. Link must travel across the dream world of Koholint Island, collecting the 8 Instruments to wake the Wind Fish and go home after a terrible shipwreck.

bobmario511 (the author), however, realized that "Hey, I'm in a dream. That means I can do anything I want!" With that in mind, he embarks on a journey as the legendary hero THIEF to live out his wildest fantasies. Unfortunately, he would soon find out that this dream would end up being the worst nightmare of his life, traveling through a chaotic world devoid of any logic, meaning, or consistent appearance. Summoning the power of all of the allies he can get, our hero, BowWow, Marin, a ghost, and a flying rooster travel together to make sense of the nonsensical hell of Link's own imagination, collecting what he believes to be the 8 Instruments and Secret Seashells on their way.

To see a run of the "normal" completion of this game, see this movie by the same author.

Spoiler: hover over the screenshot.

Gameboy TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars]GB The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (USA v1.0) "playaround" in 40:22.78 by bobmario511.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2012-04-29)
MKV file via BitTorrent (size: 56.69 MB, length: 45:41)
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Submission #3579 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.3 (16.5 votes)
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- Playaround
- Contains speed/entertainment tradeoffs
- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Adventure
Award - Funny TAS of 2012Award - Gameboy TAS of 2012
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is a classic Game Boy Zelda adventure. Link must travel across the dream world of Koholint Island, collecting the 8 Instruments to wake the Wind Fish and go home after a terrible shipwreck.

bobmario511 (the author), however, realized that "Hey, I'm in a dream. That means I can do anything I want!" With that in mind, he embarks on a journey as the legendary hero THIEF to live out his wildest fantasies. Unfortunately, he would soon find out that this dream would end up being the worst nightmare of his life, traveling through a chaotic world devoid of any logic, meaning, or consistent appearance. Summoning the power of all of the allies he can get, our hero, BowWow, Marin, a ghost, and a flying rooster travel together to make sense of the nonsensical hell of Link's own imagination, collecting what he believes to be the 8 Instruments and Secret Seashells on their way.

To see a run of the "normal" completion of this game, see this movie by the same author.

Spoiler: hover over the screenshot.


[Tier: Moons]GBC Pokémon: Yellow Version (USA) "executes arbitrary code" in 12:51.87 by bortreb.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2012-12-05)
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Submission #3767 — Author's comments
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Rating: 6.5 (26 votes)
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- Demonstration
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Executes arbitrary code
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Corrupts save data
- Corrupts memory
- Genre: RPG
Award - Gameboy TAS of 2012Award - Glitchy TAS of 2012

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The TASVideos record movie for Pokémon Yellow is a glitchfest that has Ash cataloging every Pokémon in slightly over a minute. Is there any way to get more ridiculous than that? One author said yes. Using nothing but the Game Boy controller and tool-assisted precision, the game is made to run an arbitrary program. See the author's comments for the technical details.
GBA TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars][Notable improvement][Console-verified]GBA Sonic Advance 2 (USA) in 18:01.78 by Mukki.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2012-01-28)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 101.40 MB, length: 21:10)
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Submission #3426 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #468 (18:44.97)
Rating: 8.5 (17.5 votes)
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- Aims for maximum score
- Aims for in-game time instead of real-time
- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Uses hardest difficulty
- Genre: Platform
Award - GBA TAS of 2012

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Disappointed with good movies where characters move just too slowly?

Look no further! In this extremely high-speed run, Mukki demonstrates how to break the sound barrier and why Sonic is the fastest character in the video game universe.

Mukki's TAS improves the previous run by 43.18 seconds. Individual act improvements are listed in the submission text.

The author doesn't collect any of the Chaos Emeralds in this movie, but it demonstrates almost every single move that Sonic is capable of in this game.


Watch this played back on the Game Boy Player.
Glitchy TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]GBC Pokémon: Yellow Version (USA) "executes arbitrary code" in 12:51.87 by bortreb.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2012-12-05)
MKV file via BitTorrent (size: 7.10 MB, length: 13:03)
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Submission #3767 — Author's comments
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Rating: 6.5 (26 votes)
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- Demonstration
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Executes arbitrary code
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Corrupts save data
- Corrupts memory
- Genre: RPG
Award - Gameboy TAS of 2012Award - Glitchy TAS of 2012

This movie has been obsoleted!

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The TASVideos record movie for Pokémon Yellow is a glitchfest that has Ash cataloging every Pokémon in slightly over a minute. Is there any way to get more ridiculous than that? One author said yes. Using nothing but the Game Boy controller and tool-assisted precision, the game is made to run an arbitrary program. See the author's comments for the technical details.
Lucky TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]DS Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" in 35:08.59 by Kriole.
DeSmuME movie (.dsm) (date: 2012-12-12)
MKV file via BitTorrent (size: 183.35 MB, length: 37:22)
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Submission #3780 — Author's comments
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Rating: 9.1 (19 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Forgoes major skip glitch
- Forgoes final boss skip glitch
- Forgoes time-saving glitches
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG
Award - Lucky TAS of 2012
Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow (2005), the first installment of Castlevania on the Nintendo DS, is a direct sequel to GBA hit Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow. In it, Soma Cruz continues to cultivate his unhealthy obsession with collecting the souls of his enemies.

Using the powers that only tool assistance can provide, every single possible soul is collected in a bit over 35 minutes. If you've ever played the game, you know what a pain those souls can be.

Very detailed information on the run is available in the author's comments.

There are also runs that complete the game as fast as possible with Soma, with Julius, and with Julius while staying in bounds.

NES TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]NES Battletoads (USA) "game end glitch" in 00:56.94 by MESHUGGAH.
FCEUX movie (.fm2) (date: 2012-11-20)
MKV file via BitTorrent (size: 2.39 MB, length: 01:53)
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Submission #3750 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #2100 (01:02.68)
Rating: 7.5 (17.5 votes)
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- 2 Players
- Uses death to save time
- Uses warps
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Corrupts memory
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Fighting
- Genre: Platform
Award - NES TAS of 2012

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Battletoads (1991) is a futuristic beat 'em up game known for its extreme difficulty spread over 16 difficult levels. The mechanics in the game also change drastically from level to level, making the game one of the hardest and most varied for the NES.

In this game, the second most diabolical evil genius in the universe, The Dark Queen, has kidnapped Princess Angelica and Pimple - a battletoad. Rash and Zitz must save them by traveling through the most insane multilevel set of plans ever designed. This includes falling down huge shafts, racing through obstacle courses at breakneck speeds, riding on snakes through a massive maze of spikes, passing through a killer ventilation system, navigating through a missile defense system, climbing a never ending revolving tower, and much much more. Along the way, the Battletoads must also face off against an evil army of robots, genetically engineered rodents, and The Dark Queen herself.

In order to make the game a bit easier, its creators embedded some secret warp zones to skip a few early levels in their entirety. But that simply wasn't good enough for MESHUGGAH; he decided to travel directly to level 3, where he invents his own warp and skips right to the grand finale. He took a glitch found in this TAS and exploited it further, to the point where the Game Over screen appears out of nowhere and suddenly The Dark Queen just gives up and returns Angelica and Pimple, going off to hatch an even more evil plan for next time.

This run conquers the predecessor movie by 5.74 seconds with precise luck manipulation, subpixel optimization and more successful outcome of memory corruption. This movie also won a nice frame war.

Sega TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars][Notable improvement]Genesis Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (World v1.1) in 17:51.6 by Aglar.
Gens movie (.gmv) (date: 2012-05-13)
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Submission #3557 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #1779 (18:42.37)
Rating: 9.3 (23.5 votes)
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- Contains speed/entertainment tradeoffs
- Aims for in-game time instead of real-time
- 2 Players
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Platform
Award - Sega TAS of 2012
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (1992) was the game that introduced the Super Dash Attack. The ability, referred to as Spin Dash in later games, has become one of the most beloved features of the series and, indeed, one of the most prominent features of the speedrunning scene as a whole.

In this exhilarating movie, Aglar speeds his way through this classic's varied acts making good use of Spin Dashes to finish them in record time. The author also controls Tails—Sonic's two-tailed foxy buddy—to allow for even faster routes and making shorter work of bosses.

This is an improvement of 50.76 seconds over the previous movie, thanks to better routes and general optimization as explained in the author's comments.

SNES TAS of 2012

[Tier: Moons]SNES Super Mario World (USA) "game end glitch" in 02:36.4 by Masterjun.
snes9x movie (.smv) (date: 2012-01-08)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 6.19 MB, length: 03:34)
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Submission #3413 — Author's comments
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Rating: 8.2 (27.5 votes)
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- Executes arbitrary code
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Corrupts memory
- Genre: Platform
Award - Funny TAS of 2012Award - SNES TAS of 2012

This movie has been obsoleted!

Click here to see the movie that obsoleted it.
"Thank you for playing Super Mario World! Unfortunately, this trial copy will only let you play for 2.5 minutes."

This is a completely new type of Super Mario World TAS. It beats the game by getting the "THE END" screen in the second level (Yoshi's Island 3). This happens because a glitch allowing Yoshi to eat "nothing" enables players to manipulate memory and code into bringing up the final screen of the game.

The heated discussion about the categorical separation regarding this movie and the recently published "no save corruption" TAS invoked the creation of the "Corrupts Memory" category.


The credits glitch has been verified on console using a modified version of this TAS made with the lsnes emulator.
Speedy TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars][Notable improvement][Console-verified]N64 Super Mario 64 (USA) "120 stars" in 1:20:41.52 by MKDasher, Nahoc, sonicpacker, Bauru, Eru, Goronem, Jesus, Kyman, Mokkori, Moltov, Nothing693, pasta, SilentSlayers, Snark & ToT.
Mupen64 movie (.m64) (date: 2012-12-13)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 528.60 MB, length: 1:25:23)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 494.19 MB, length: 1:25:23)
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Submission #3772 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #850 (1:39:02.13)
Rating: 9.5 (50 votes)
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- 100% completion
- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Platform
Award - 3D Platforms TAS of 2012Award - Speedy TAS of 2012Award - TAS of 2012
In a shocking twist of events, Bowser kidnaps Peach inside her own castle. Mario shows up and rains on Bowser's parade by collecting all 120 stars and winning in record time.

Numerous bugs are exploited in order to speed up Mario's progress and the physics engine is abused to its fullest.

This is an improvement of 18:08.33 over the previous movie by Rikku.

If you prefer to see the game beaten in the fastest time, then watch the "0 Stars" run.

See this movie played back on a real console.

If you're looking for a TAS on the Nintendo DS remake, you can watch it here.

Note: There are encodes of higher resolution in the discussion thread.

TAS of 2012

[Tier: Stars][Notable improvement][Console-verified]N64 Super Mario 64 (USA) "120 stars" in 1:20:41.52 by MKDasher, Nahoc, sonicpacker, Bauru, Eru, Goronem, Jesus, Kyman, Mokkori, Moltov, Nothing693, pasta, SilentSlayers, Snark & ToT.
Mupen64 movie (.m64) (date: 2012-12-13)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 528.60 MB, length: 1:25:23)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 494.19 MB, length: 1:25:23)
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Submission #3772 — Author's comments
Discuss this movie
Obsoletes movie #850 (1:39:02.13)
Rating: 9.5 (50 votes)
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- 100% completion
- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Platform
Award - 3D Platforms TAS of 2012Award - Speedy TAS of 2012Award - TAS of 2012
In a shocking twist of events, Bowser kidnaps Peach inside her own castle. Mario shows up and rains on Bowser's parade by collecting all 120 stars and winning in record time.

Numerous bugs are exploited in order to speed up Mario's progress and the physics engine is abused to its fullest.

This is an improvement of 18:08.33 over the previous movie by Rikku.

If you prefer to see the game beaten in the fastest time, then watch the "0 Stars" run.

See this movie played back on a real console.

If you're looking for a TAS on the Nintendo DS remake, you can watch it here.

Note: There are encodes of higher resolution in the discussion thread.

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