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by _Zaphod_
Tue Oct 24, 2006 3:29 am
Forum: Regulation Play
Topic: Observations.
Replies: 9
Views: 2948

The different characters are effectively different tracks, even though they go thru the same screens. If the GAME doesn't split up the char scores, then the arcade gods have spoken, and there is to be no character split. But if the game has seen fit to put in different score tables, then sometimes a...
by _Zaphod_
Mon Oct 23, 2006 3:01 am
Forum: Regulation Play
Topic: Observations.
Replies: 9
Views: 2948

Re: Observations.

Just because a game has separated scores by character does not necessarily mean it should be split by character on MARP. Gauntlet has separate character scores but none of the romsets on MARP are split. Splits should only be done when a different character has a huge impact on the game, such as if ...
by _Zaphod_
Sat Oct 21, 2006 6:48 am
Forum: Regulation Play
Topic: Observations.
Replies: 9
Views: 2948

Observations.

Special rules which probably should be mentioned. 1) circus. Your game is disqualified if on the first man your clown touches any ballons before the seesaw. DUe to bugs in emulation and/or original code, you can get a massive score boost by coining up before the clown leaves the platform on first bo...