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197. Countdown Vampires

Countdown Vampires (1999, PlayStation) by Bandai

Current speedrun.com leaderboard (easy any%)

I love Capcom’s Resident Evil series.  Or, more specifically, the classic Resident Evil formulaic series, the 1-4 (and Code: Veronica) standard that was R.E. until they changed the pace in the 2000’s...

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134. Mary-Kate & Ashley: Get A Clue!

Mary-Kate & Ashley: Get A Clue! (2000, Game Boy Color) by Acclaim

Official “Beat the Game” speedrun.com leaderboard

Twin sisters solving crimes for you!
One is green, one is blue.
Good luck remembering who is who
And don’t forget that doggo, Clue

Bouncey, bouncey, bounce on heads
Don’t fall though or you’ll be dead!
Totems to reach t...

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191. Time Killers

Time Killers (1992, Arcade) by Strata

Current Arcade Leaderboard (speedrun.com)

GAMES FROM THIS EPISODE OF AVGN:
Time Killers (Arcade)
-Time Killers (Genesis)
-Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game (Sega CD)
-Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game (Arcade)
-Jackie Chan in Fists of Fire (Arcade)
-Jackie Chan the Kung Fu Master (Arcade)
...

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175. The Town With No Name

The Town With No Name (1992, PC) by On-Line Entertainment

Current Any% Leaderboard (speedrun.com)

My name’s not Shane, kid.

Certainly one of the easiest (and dumbest) any% speedruns this side of Crazybus, The Town With No Name is a silly, humorous, and ridiculous comedy game disguised as a serious attempt at a Spaghetti Western...

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158. Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes (2002, PlayStation) by Ubisoft

No Leaderboard (yet)

I never saw this coming.

Much like the humans in the films’ universe which “blew it up”, I was blindsided with how much this game was a joy to route, speedrun, and play...

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149. Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero

Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero (1997, Nintendo 64) by Midway Games

Current Any% Speedrun.com leaderboard (filter to N64)

This was something I was not looking forward to at all...

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137. Porky’s

Porky’s (1983, Atari 2600) by 20th Century Fox

Current Speedrun.com Leaderboard

This is a silly speedrun.  Let’s keep it real.

Porky’s is a late-Atari 2600 (VCS) game released by Fox in the heat of the 1983 video game crash.  It sold relatively poorly...

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64. Alien vs. Predator

Alien vs. Predator (1994, Jaguar) by Atari

Current Leaderboard (speedrun.com)

GAMES FROM THIS EPISODE OF AVGN:
–Alien vs Predator (Jaguar)
-Tempest 2000 (Jaguar)
-Cybermorph (Jaguar)
-Doom (Jaguar) (another version of Doom is reviewed here for 32x)
-Attack of the Mutant Penguins (Jaguar)
-Kasumi Ninja (Jaguar)
-Super Mario Bros ...

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170. Bad News Baseball

Bad News Baseball (1990, NES) by Tecmo

Current Any% Leaderboard (speedrun.com)

This game couldn’t have been drawn at a better time.

The Trials are chock-full of difficult games, bad games, and games I did NOT want to play...

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68. T2: The Arcade Game

T2: The Arcade Game (1992, SNES) by LJN

Current SNES Leaderboard (speedrun.com)

GAMES FROM THIS EPISODE OF AVGN:
T2: The Arcade Game (SNES)
-Terminator 2: Judgment Day (SNES)
-Terminator 2: Judgment Day (NES)
-Terminator 2: Judgment Day (Game Boy)
-The Simpsons: Bart vs the World (NES) (also shown in this episode, but not chosen)
...

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