The Games Done Quick thread

Discussion in 'Press Start' started by NAHTMMM, Jan 7, 2017.

  1. NAHTMMM

    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    AGDQ 2017 is about to start! With a baby I doubt I'll watch all that much, but I'm looking forward to the Descent II run. I spent so many hours on the original in my childhood . . .

    The TASbot block looks interesting too. They're going to do something with the NES Classic?
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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    Awesome! I haven't watched as much as I'd like in the past few years, but when I was unemployed I would watch a ton. It's what really got me into watching speedruns.
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    The Megaman 1 race was pretty good!
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    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    "I AM THE GODDESS OF EXPLOSIONS" *flex* *pose* *flex*

    "I know, Mom."

    "Okay. What do you want?"

    "MORE EXPLOSIONS"

    "Sure!"

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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    Watched the Action Henk, Super Dram World, Joe and Mac 2 run, and the Human Fall Flat video. Those were some cool runs. Dram55 was the first speedrunner I liked when he was doing SMW 100% runs. I stopped watching as much when he started doing Kaizo, but Dram is the man. I also watched the Catechuman run.
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    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    It's on again!

    MM6: Mandate of Awesome is naturally the thing I'm pumped hyped about the most (35 minutes?! You kidding me?!), but Super Monkey Ball is always impressive too. I think Hollow Knight is one that caught my attention during the Steam Sale, so I might make a point of checking that out. Aaand that seems to be all that jumps out at me, other than the weirdness of an Android Cactus.
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    That Freedom Planet run was impressive!
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    Omnibus run was entertaining, this I Am Bread thing is just goofy

    "Where were you when bread lifted a lawnmower off the ground?"
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    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    Five seconds into the Might & Magic run and we are already treading the paths of the truly deranged o_O :lol:
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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    Gotta have those goofy style "I am bread" runs. It's like when Alex Navarro did a speedrun of Big Rigs.

    It's all about variety
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    Oh, I meant it in a positive way :yes:
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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    Absolutely! That game seems tough, too, so seeing someone nail it is cool.
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    TheBurgerKing The Monarch of Flavor

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    That under 8 hour final fantasy 7 run was impressive, I didn't know about that invisible cloud cutscenes thing.
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    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    It's on again. The Donkey Kong run was fun if sometimes repetitive.

    Part of the fun for me is lurking in IRC chat and watching people nerd it up about games and hardware and, right now . . . resolution/scaling algorithms? I think? :lol:
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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    I liked what I saw of the crash bandicoot run. I really need to go back and find the Lovely Planet/Lovely Arcade VODs. I found a VOD for the 100% world record and I've been watching that. That game requires an insane level of skill to run.
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    NAHTMMM This Sunday AD

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    Yeah, the Lovely Planet runs are on my shortlist of ones to go back and watch.
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    foil1212 Jose "Mom Fan" Alvarez Staff Member Moderator

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    Just watched em. Tons of fun. They're not very long either.
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    That Megaman X race was very entertaining!