Forums  /  Pokémon Black/White  /  If timing is done IGT why are emulators hidden by default?
  AprilSRAprilSR

Emulator load time inconsistencies are irrelevant, they don't effect IGT. Unless they do, which would be kinda weird.

 
  MeGotsThisMeGotsThis

This comes down to the accuracy of the emulator. As from the leaderboard rules:
All emulators are hidden for this game by default, as all emulators play this game faster than any console can, and therefore do not produce accurate results, or provide fair competition.
This means emulator and console are not cross compatible for comparison.

 
  wersterwerster

To answer the question a bit more simply; load times -do- impact and count to IGT for Gen 4 onwards

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