Before leaving, grind for Hearts and level up if needed. This all made for a special experience, where secrets were passed by word of mouth and few ever saw the best ending. This guide may only be reproduced for personal, private use. The Main Event: First form Dracula did not go according to plan. Stop to grab the Sacred Flame on the way, or avoid it to save time. I was able to find a way to walk under the crushers without having to stop. So with the error, I had to improvise. Keep me logged in on this device Forgot your username or password? Big thanks to Funkdoc not only for his run showing me the ways of this game and the detailed comments he left on the previous run, but also for getting my name out there when I only has people watching me.
Speedrunning leaderboards, resources, forums, and more! When this post is 24 hours old, I will start a new Baten Kaitos % Speedrun Attempt in order to try to beat the current WR of hours and 20 minutes! r/speedrun: [WR] Absolutely unbelievable run of Castlevania (NES) in by jc/jay_cee, Smash 64 comp/speed runner Klappa1 point · 1 year ago.
I would also like to thank Ashton Knight for his great map of the game.
Castlevania II Simon's Quest Speedrun Guide NES By WallMeat GameFAQs
Keep me logged in on this device Forgot your username or password? Travel west from Bodley Mansion and use the Red Crystal at the lake. Overall, there is no improvement to this stage compared to the previous run and there probably never will be unless someone decides to utilize the critical hit glitch on the Frankenstein monster.
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In Veros, purchase the Chain Whip for Hearts. There are 24 hours in a game-day; sunrise is atand night falls at This guide may only be reproduced for personal, private use. Buy the White Crystal from a hooded villager for 50 Hearts.
It takes timing and location to manipulate the crushers, but this saved about 1 second compared to the previous method as far as I can tell. While the sun is down, Simon cannot enter any of the doors of the towns, all of the villagers disappear, and enemies become stronger.
The only significant improvement that can be made to this stage would be to utilize the critical hit glitch on Death.
but I can speed run Stage 16 of the original Castlevania for the NES, and. The game that launched the Castlevania series was released for NES in May Other than that, this level is probably the most consistent level to speed run as.
This classic NES game requires a lot of precise platforming and memorization of The Mega Man speed run will be a race between four players.
Castlevania speedrunners use a lot of pixel-perfect tricks to race through the.
So with the error, I had to improvise. Next, head straight to the east, ignoring a flight of stairs leading down, until Simon reaches Aljiba. I could avoid the meat and suicide, but there's a risk to not have enough hearts for 2nd form Dracula and picking up both whip upgrades costs time as well.
Level 2: The only difference of time in this stage compared to the previous run is the crushers in the 2nd to last room before Medusa.
I was fortunate enough to have good luck and not take a hit from a Zombie while ascending up the stairs in the 1st room which saves about 0.
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Before the days of the Internet, guides were not as readily available, and this game had an atmosphere of mystique surrounding it as a result of its very cryptic nature. Before leaving, grind for Hearts and level up if needed.