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Bristol, EnglandSamtastic1 year ago

Well done Namesoom, now for a publication at SDA! You are the true illuminati for Abe!! Way to go!!

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Bristol, EnglandSamtastic2 years ago

Whish I could do this in an any% TAS run that would be grease lightning but sadly the door closes. This route can only be done for IL runs. Dommage!

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Bristol, EnglandSamtastic2 years ago

This run will be difficult to beat. You'll need good RNG and all the latest starts! I can get under 36 in my attempts. For me I might be able to get a sub 35:50!

thread: Speedrunning
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic2 years ago

I'm noticing some performance issues on Livesplit. Whenever I run it on a laptop or a slow desktop, my autosplitter gets stuck whilst streaming on OBS. I have the program timing my in-game time and realtime and I notice the miliseconds are running slower than they should be. Any ideas how to improve it's performance?

thread: Oddworld
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic2 years ago

Hi All

Samtastic here. I am now stepping down as Super Moderator from Oddysee, Exoddus and New 'n' Tasty as currently I don't have enough time to verify runs. I still remain a series moderator and I will continue to update the board with any games or additional games there might be.

For starters, we have RELIVE which looks potential for Oddworld speedruns in the future - especially all the mods that people have made on RELIVE and eventually maybe Oddysee any% NMG and 100% NMG may be runnable without saving and loading frequenelty! The autoturn and the stop turn glitches have been fixed in the latest builds...

I will still continue to stream online and currently trying Oddysee any% NMG and eventually will do Exoddus any% NoSS and still get people watching my streams. I just won't be moderating people's runs anymore as I don't have a lot of time in my spare time due to work and other things.

Hope you guys understand my position and stay odd!

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic3 years ago

Now that June 1st is here, we are now using in-game loadless time for Oddysee. The new autosplitter will pause the timer between loading and screen transitions and only time actual gameplay. From now on, we will now compare against loadless times so that performance for realtime runs won't matter. It's all about the frames baby!

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Bristol, EnglandSamtastic3 years ago

Now that June 1st is here, we are now using in-game loadless time for both Oddysee and Exoddus. The new autosplitter will pause the timer between loading and screen transitions and only time actual gameplay. From now on, we will now compare against loadless times so that performance for realtime runs won't matter. It's all about the frames baby!

thread: The Site
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic3 years ago

Could someone make me and LegnaX a super moderator at: www.speedrun.com/abe2 (I am only a regular mod currently)

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thread: The Site
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic3 years ago

Could someone create a column for the following 2 games - Abe's Oddysee and Abe's Exoddus and name it 'Loadless time'

We have adjusted the rules starting from today to include loadless times in our runs.

https://www.speedrun.com/abe1 https://www.speedrun.com/abe2

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic4 years ago

Your run will be rejected automaticallly form this site if you don't show your in-game times at the end of your run. If you finish a run and doon't show your in-game times, then I will reject your run. If you submit your run and show your in-game times at the end, I will accept your runs.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic4 years ago

Hi there

It is quicker to skip Scrabania than it is to skip Paramonia.

You need to load a checkpoint on the first save slot on where you see the two lights lit up on completing Paramonia and Scrabania. Then you start a run on either the second or third save slot.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic5 years ago

The official Oddworld Speedrunning crew proudly presents...

THE ONE LIFE CHALLENGE!

Here are some of my guidelines I wrote for this challenge.

-Your goal in this challenge is to complete Abe's Exoddus whilst saving as many Mudokons as you can.

-You only get ONE LIFE. If Abe dies, the challenge is over.

-If you want to take part in this challenge, please visit this Discord server (insert Discord Link here)

-Ask a moderator add your name below.

-Once you start your challenge, you can save your progress at the first screen of Feeco Depot if you wish. Then you can resume. You need to type the words @Magic8Ball into your name chat before you start the challenge. You will be given a set of combinations to do to start the challenge. You can also save at entrance screen of Soulstorm Brewery.

-Your score will be saved after the challenge.

thread: Oddworld
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

Hi Folks

I would like to confirm that two new planned titles have been added to the site. Once the games have been released and people have been playing them, I will update the site with categories such as any%, 100% and maximum casualties.

I will look forward to uplaoding my fan game to my website when it is made. I am working very hard on this game and will keep you updated.

Regarding Soulstorm, there has not been a release date yet for Soulstorm, but I am preparing the game pages.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

Yeah.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

Does anyone know how to skip Paramonia in NnT? Planning to do a Maximum Casualties run and I need to skip Paramonia.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

We should work on the glitch if it’s useful for speedrunning.

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

This is an announcement to say that the paulsapp DLL is no longer allowed for speedruns. All runs on the any% leaderboard that have not skipped cinematics are removed .

Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

Since the main Windows port crashes a lot on Windows 10, you may want to consider runnnig the same speedy port on DOSbox which may prevent crashing! I will be trying it today, but DOS version works well on DOSbox. Here's how to get it working.

thread: The Site
Bristol, EnglandSamtastic6 years ago

Can you add language options for game submissions for the following titles:

http://www.speedrun.com/abe1 http://www.speedrun.com/abe2

language selection: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Japanese.

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