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SegaCD Prince of Persia

  • Platform: SegaCD (Sega CD)
  • Abbreviation: prinpers
  • Display name: Prince of Persia
  • Goodtools name: Prince of Persia
  • In group: Prince of Persia

[Tier: Moons][Fastest Completion]SegaCD Prince of Persia (USA) in 19:09.8 by Challenger.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-01-28)
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- Aims for in-game time instead of real-time
- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Platform
Prince of Persia is a 2D platformer that is commonly regarded as a progenitor of the cinematic platform genre. Rather than following the more common jump-and-run mechanics, it focuses on careful advancement through fairly complex levels, emphasizing the protagonist's vulnerability and survival aspect. Rotoscoping technique is used to give more realism to the animation of the characters' movements.

This run by Challenger, done on the Sega CD port of the game, defeats Jaffar in record time.