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[Tier: Vault]NES Palamedes II: Star Twinkles (JPN) "Quest Mode 1" in 03:40.27 by mcwave.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2016-06-06)
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Submission #5111 — Author's comments
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Rating: 2.9 (4 votes)
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- Genre: Puzzle
Palamedes II can be described as "its predecessor, turned upside down". As before, your goal is to rearrange a set of dice and put them in a row for elimination. Only series of dice such as 4-4-4-4-4 or 1-2-3-4-5 can be eliminated, and depending on the series, this will result in one or several rows of dice to be eliminated from the screen. Unlike the original Palamedes, this time your character stands on top of the dice, and the growing pile of dice will crush him unless he makes the correct combinations to eliminate the pile. It's a bit like Tetris, and a bit like Klax.

Two modes are available. Mode 1, that this run uses, puts your player on top of a growing pile which must be eliminated.

[Tier: Moons]NES Tengen Tetris (USA) "30 lines" in 00:29.09 by mcwave.
FCEUX movie (.fm2) (date: 2014-04-16)
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Submission #4272 — Author's comments
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Rating: 5.8 (15 votes)
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- One player in a multiplayer game
- Uses a level password
- Unofficial game
- Genre: Puzzle
Tengen Tetris is a version of Tetris made by Atari, which pretty much follows the basic formula of stacking tetrominoes and completing lines. Even the theme music has a similar feel to the more familiar NES Tetris game by Nintendo.

This movie plays through just the final level, level 17, and clocks in at just over one line per second. Notably, luck manipulation does not work the same way in this game as in other versions of Tetris, leading to quite different strategies.

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