posted by Memory 18 days ago
For the longest time, the record for most submissions in a single year was 540 submissions set in 2004, when the site first opened its doors to submission. For years since, the numbers consistently dwindled. This year however, we bucked that trend and have hit 541 submissions and counting. This is completely unexpected levels of growth. It is great to see the efforts put into improving the site have truly paid off. Thank you to everyone who uses our site, it is greatly appreciated.
posted by Samsara 26 days ago
Submission volume has been record-breakingly high, which is absolutely fantastic! I love it! The only issue is that it's overwhelming our current Judge team, and we're in need of more to help maintain the heavily increased flow.
  • You should have experience with high-level TAS optimization. Having published runs is highly recommended!
  • You should be an active and supportive member of the community. Judging isn't all looking at submissions, it's being a helpful guide for the community as well!
  • Joining our Discord Server is a requirement to be able to keep up with staff conversations.
  • Those interested in being Judges will be trained and advised in the Reviewer role first.
For more detailed information, please read the Wiki: Judging page. If you're interested, please contact me as soon as possible!
posted by feos on 2022/9/10 上午9:49
libTAS is able to run MAME quite well, and we accept movie submissions made that way! We made a guide that should help you set it up: Wiki: EmulatorResources/MAME For movie submissions, general libTAS rules apply, and we have some MAME specific rules too. MAME emulates a lot of different systems, most notably Arcade machines, and their TASing is the primary goal here. But if a non-Arcade system is emulated well, without obvious problems, and we don't have an approved rerecording emulator for it, we're allowing that too! Just note that those systems will need a bit of review (and movie parser support).
posted by Samsara on 2022/9/9 上午11:10
As of today, submissions that rely on premade saves are universally acceptable and publishable as standard publications! Prior to this announcement, SRAM-anchored submissions were required to be entertaining enough to make it to Moons, and this is now no longer the case. The following changes are now in effect: SRAM will be allowed in standard publications.
  • Runs that utilize SRAM are separate branches that do not compete with or obsolete runs from power-on.
  • Verification movies are a hard requirement, and will now be included with publications. Arrangements can be made for submissions where a verification movie is impossible, however.
The following SRAM-anchored branches will be acceptable as standard publications:
  • Unlockable modes, characters, and difficulties that cannot be unlocked through in-game codes.
  • New Game +, including minor things like cutscene/text skipping.
  • Heavily glitched runs that rely on premade SRAM, i.e "save glitch" and "game end glitch" runs that are otherwise impossible to perform without a premade save.
  • DLC missions and equivalents such as E-Reader, as long as verification is possible in some legally hostable form.
Further changes may come in the future as well. For more information on how this change was presented and discussed, see this thread. If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in the Ask a Judge thread, or contact Samsara via PM or Discord!
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island is a vibrant, colorful and fun game that stars the popular Yoshi. From a technical standpoint, the game is very exceptional on the SNES due to its use of the SuperFX² coprocessor. The chip allows for many cool special effects that are otherwise impossible on the SNES.
This is a 100% completion of the game. It plays through all the levels and collects every item that contributes to end-of-level score: 5 flowers, 20 red coins, and 30 stars. By getting 100% completion in each stage, six extra stages are also unlocked. These are played at the end of the run, again with 100% scores.
The authors of the run have spent over three years working on this run, showing off plenty of egg juggling, precise shots, and other incredible antics. This run does not use certain glitches present in the other runs of the game (an any% run and a warp glitch run), but there should still be plenty to surprise you. Reading the authors' lengthy comments is recommended.

Note: The many graphical issues are a result of inaccurate emulation.

Latest Publications

Date Game Time By
9 hours ago GBC Microidvania 00:13.24 MarioAtWork & feos
14 hours ago Saturn Puzzle & Action: Nido aru koto wa Sand-R "2 players" 31:07.47 Darkman425
1 day ago Wii Wii Party "Friend Connection" 01:49.35 InputEvelution
2 days ago PSX Bugs Bunny: Lost in Time "100%" 1:40:38.06 AleMastroianni
2 days ago Flash Henry Stickmin 5: Fleeing the Complex "no refresh" 08:34.00 TheAmazingAladdin
2 days ago GB Kirby's Dream Land 09:01.64 (Was 08:44.65) MUGG & Alyosha
3 days ago Genesis Flicky 13:47.13 (Was 14:40.25) Winslinator
3 days ago NES Super Dodge Ball 05:27.66 (Was 05:47.16) ShesChardcore & Dasrik
3 days ago SNES Stone Protectors "2 players" 16:29.90 Technickle
3 days ago Flash 10 Gnomes 1: the Rooftops 00:05.04 Spikestuff & feos
Microidvania by MarioAtWork & feos

Newest Submissions

Date Game Time By Status
29 minutes ago PSX Armored Core "100% no aborts, no out of bounds. " 1:24:01.78 The Brookman & Zinfidel New
2 hours ago A2600 Star Wars - Return of the Jedi: Death Star Battle 00:08.43 ShesChardcore & jlun2 New
20 hours ago Genesis Passing Breeze - An Arcade Adventure 00:44.61 MarioAtWork New
1 day ago A2600 Othello "maximum score" 01:37.84 negative seven Judging Underway
2 days ago Flash MURDER 01:10.08 Spikestuff New

Newest User Files/WIPs

Uploaded By Filename Title
1 day ago Pankaj PoPSOT Dagger Segment.dtm Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Dagger Segment TAS
1 day ago Samsara CVBL-JM.bk2 Castlevania: Bloodlines, abandoned WIP
1 day ago Technickle SDU ~ Enter the Medieval Exhibit Improvement.bk2 SDU ~ Entering Medieval Exhibit Improvement
2 days ago LogansGamingRoom kubo2_1577.fm2 KUBO 2 - 1577 frames
2 days ago TaoTao TheKungFu-testrun.bk2 PCE The Kung Fu (J) TAS in 11.11
More User Files...


Want to help? Everyone has something they can contribute.