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It has been a productive week on the speedrunning front; that is, the art of completing a game as quickly as is humanly possible. In particular, two heavyweight titles from the N64 era have been dispatched at a spectacular rate.
First off, ‘Cosmo’ set a new world record by completing The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time in just 18 minutes and 40 seconds (roughly the amount of time it took me to work out how to get past King Zora alone), and later on in the week ‘Siglemic’ bettered his own record time on Super Mario 64 by a scant seven seconds, collecting all 120 stars in 1:43:54. Footage of both runs are available on Twitch for those interested.
If that has put you in the mood for more speedruns, then you might be interested in the recently released schedule for Summer Games Done Quick, to be held between 22nd-28th June. Continue reading WEEKLY NEWS UPDATE FOR 21ST – 27TH APRIL