Rayman Legends speedrunning

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Rayman Legends speedrunning

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This is the main topic to discuss the speedrunning of Rayman Legends. Share the latest news, runs and techniques here, all while competing with the fastest runners!

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Re: Rayman Legends speedrunning

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To start the discussion, I'll post the current leaderboard here:
  1. Caramel: 1h 17m 33s (without loads)
  2. DepressingChild: 1h 18m 34s (without loads)
  3. Nils147: 1h 18m 48s (without loads)
  4. _Brombles: 1h 19m 55s (without loads)
  5. samuroleon: 1h 19m 55s (without loads)
  6. EnsgMaster: 1h 20m 40s (without loads)
  7. Eozvar: 1h 21m 05s (without loads)
  8. spikevegeta: 1h 21m 09s (without loads)
  9. DJTHED: 1h 21m 17s (without loads)
  10. Spire: 1h 23m 05s (without loads)
  11. Peanut: 1h 23m 35s (without loads)
  12. FearfulFerret: 1h 24m 38s (without loads)
  13. IlluminaTea: 1h 25m 19s (without loads)
  14. SMBsv: 1h 26m 05s (without loads)
  15. UberGoos: 1h 26m 33s (without loads)
  16. Mr_R: 1h 29m 42s (without loads)
  17. Vlad: 1h 30m 18s (without loads)
  18. PermaBalek: 1h 30m 45s (without loads)
  19. Twyn_o: 1h 30m 55s (without loads)
  20. Fothu: 1h 31m 02s (without loads)
  21. Starcrunsher: 1h 31m 09s (without loads)
  22. hazelsbagels: 1h 36m 48s (without loads)
  23. JoronTheWise: 1h 38m 06s (without loads)
  24. MrKvikur: 1h 46m 37s (without loads)
  25. PlatinumWarpstar: 1h 48m 46s (without loads)
  26. Skettle: 1h 49m 13s (without loads)
  27. MeltedGames: 1h 56m 21s (without loads)
  28. Shattermage: 1h 56m 35s (without loads)
  29. kamil2050: 2h 17m 24s (without loads)
  30. LouMar: 2h 32m 18s (without loads)
  31. Asdapath: 2h 29m 53s (with loads)
  32. JPuff: 3h 01m 23s (with loads)
  33. GameGaia: 3h 04m 10s (with loads)
  34. EngenheiroJogando: 3h 10m 50s (with loads)
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Re: Rayman Legends speedrunning

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A new run has just been validated on speedrun.com!

Any% in 01h 19m 37s by samuroleon - 4th place

Submitted: 16/02/2021
Platform: Switch
Region: EUR / PAL
samuroleon wrote:few messed up sections but overall good
Additional details:
  • New Loadless Timing: New
Link to video: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/916503909
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Re: Rayman Legends speedrunning

Post by hoodlumsworld »

So why is Globox always used in RL runs?
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Re: Rayman Legends speedrunning

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He jumps higher and has a greater attack range, which results in a lot of small time saves across the game. As far as I know, it's not worth losing the 11 seconds it takes to select him in the heroes gallery for the shorter "100 Teensies" route, but it's definitely the case for a full-game speedrun. Here's a video that goes over a few examples:

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