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Total movies: 5


[Tier: Vault][Fastest Completion]C64 Choplifter (USA/Europe) in 02:33.1 by DrD2k9.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-06-18)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 2.11 MB, length: 02:52)
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Submission #5543 — Author's comments
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Rating: 4.6 (5.5 votes)
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- Genre: Action
Choplifter is a game developed by Dan Gorlin and was released by Brøderbund in 1982 for multiple systems. It has the distinction of being one of only a few games originally made for home computers before being ported to an arcade machine.

In this game, you are an ace helicopter pilot tasked with rescuing prisoners of war from enemy camps and returning them to the home base. There are a total of 64 POWs that need saving, but you can only carry 16 at a time.

In this run, DrD2k9 rescues all POWs in record time.

We also have a movie of the Atari 7800 version.


[Tier: Vault][Fastest Completion]C64 Congo Bongo in 00:29.45 by DrD2k9.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-08-25)
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Submission #5606 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #3452 (00:32.58)
Rating: 3.5 (3.5 votes)
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- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
Congo Bongo is an isometric platformer released by Sega in 1983 for multiple systems. Imagine what would happen if Frogger, Qbert, and Donkey Kong all were mashed together....that's Congo Bongo.

[Tier: Vault][Fastest Completion]C64 Frogger (Parker Brothers) (unknown) in 03:31.3 by DrD2k9.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-09-03)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 5.53 MB, length: 03:39)
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Submission #5598 — Author's comments
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Rating: 4.6 (4.5 votes)
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- Uses hardest difficulty
- Genre: Action
Your task in Frogger is to guide a frog across a treacherous road and river, and to safety at the top of the screen. Both these sections are fraught with a variety of hazards, each of which will kill the frog and cost you a life if contact is made.

There are two ports of this game on the Commodore 64: the Parker Brothers port and the Sierra port. DrD2k9 plays through the former in record time.


[Tier: Vault][Fastest Completion]C64 Jungle Hunt in 02:28.35 by DrD2k9.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-08-12)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 2.74 MB, length: 02:45)
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Submission #5608 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #3439 (02:56.78)
Rating: 3.6 (3.5 votes)
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- Genre: Action
- Genre: Adventure
Jungle Hunt is a right-to-left side-scrolling arcade game produced and released by Taito in 1982. Jungle Hunt is one of the first video games to use parallax scrolling. The player controls an unnamed explorer, sporting a pith helmet and safari suit, attempting to rescue his girl from a tribe of cannibals by swinging from vine to vine, swimming a crocodile-infested river, and avoiding rolling rocks.

DrD2k9 swings, swims, jumps, and ducks his way through the jungle to rescue his girl in record time.

Unlike the predecessor movie, this run is made using the NTSC settings. The resulting time is shorter due to faster gameplay speed, even though this run is 14 frames longer, because of the RNG difference.


[Tier: Moons][Fastest Completion]C64 The Great Giana Sisters (Europe) in 10:11.52 by Kabuto.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-02-08)
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Submission #5374 — Author's comments
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Rating: 6.2 (7 votes)
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- Uses warps
- Genre: Platform
The Great Giana Sisters is a platform game developed by Time Warp Productions and released in 1987. It's known for its controversial similarities to Nintendo's Super Mario Bros, eventually leading to its removal from store shelves. Although there are plenty of similarities in terms of level design between the two games (with the first level being practically identical), the controls differ greatly compared to Super Mario Bros.


Publisher's Note: Both the Downloadables and YouTube Encode modifies the video of the Commodore 64's bootup to prevent any epileptic seizures.
Please jump to 3:42 for the start of the run.
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