Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Congrats aulos on the new record! :partyhat:
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Woods of Light: Any% IL - Console in 04m 29s by MadLadAdam - 4th place

Submitted: 12/03/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC



Fairy Glade: Any% IL - Console in 09m 47s by MadLadAdam - 1st place

Submitted: 12/03/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC

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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Great job aullos on your favorite category!
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Any% - PC in 02h 21m 16s by dalerben61 - 24th place

Submitted: 13/03/2022
Platform: PC
dalerben61 wrote:First run since the blindfolded race, about 25 minutes faster than my finish time back then


Any% - PC in 01h 07m 19s by Torcnein - 3rd place

Submitted: 14/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torcnein wrote:Solid run with new route & strats !


Any% - PC in 02h 07m 29s by dalerben61 - 20th place

Submitted: 15/03/2022
Platform: PC
dalerben61 wrote:Got the loadless time in my livesplits file. Rip missing a few lums before the requirements twice...
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Looks like Torc also masters Precipice 1 skip and Jesus skip now, nice. :)
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Precipice: 100% IL - PC in 05m 33s 180ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 16/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Good


Walk of Power: 100% IL - PC in 01m 53s 310ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 16/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:First try best try


Beneath Sanct. of Rock & Lava: 100% IL - PC in 04m 59s 920ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 16/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Actually sub 5!


Prison Ship: Any% IL - PC in 03m 01s 120ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 16/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Sub 3 looks possible


Any% - PC in 01h 52m 09s by dalerben61 - 18th place

Submitted: 16/03/2022
Platform: PC
dalerben61 wrote:Damn! I'm honestly proud of that time improvement
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Hunchman801 wrote: Thu Mar 17, 2022 1:42 pm Looks like Torc also masters Precipice 1 skip and Jesus skip now, nice. :)
Wait until Darnok starts using them. ☺️
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Marshes of Awakening: Any% IL - Console in 02m 58s by MadLadAdam - 1st place

Submitted: 18/03/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC



Iron Mountains: Any% IL - PC in 06m 51s 89ms by CoCo - 1st place

Submitted: 20/03/2022
Platform: PC

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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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What is this new Jesus skip about?
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Isn't it the one where they walk on water at the beginning of the Iron Mountains?
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Yes, Jesus skip is the skip of Iron Mountains 1 - with lum boost and water walking.
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Any% - PC in 01h 06m 13s by Torcnein - 3rd place

Submitted: 25/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torcnein wrote:Very solid run with only minor timelosses, until jesus skip wrecked it with a humongous one


Any% - PC in 01h 05m 33s by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 25/03/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Decent run with terrible mistakes in Marshes, Water & Ice, Top of the World and Rock & Lava
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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GG Torsinn on the new world record! The IL practice has paid off. :P
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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

Any% in 01h 21m 35s by Lannreid - 1st place

Submitted: 06/04/2022
Platform: PlayStation
Region: USA / NTSC
Lannreid wrote:Some mistakes that can be improve but WR
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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The most underrated version of Rayman 2. :mrgreen: It's well over one minute faster than his previous time, nicely done. :up:

Also, Torsinn made a beginner's guide for the PC version:
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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

Any% - PC in 01h 05m 25s by Torcnein - 1st place

Submitted: 07/04/2022
Platform: PC
Torcnein wrote:Good run but still strewn with mistakes, 1:04 should happen very soon !
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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Congratulations on the new world record, Torcn! You are now a top Rayman 2 runner, too. :mrgreen:
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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New runs have just been validated on speedrun.com!

Any% - PC in 01h 05m 10s 570ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 18/04/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Beginner route!


Echoing Caves: Any% IL - Console in 01m 35s by Payman - 1st place

Submitted: 18/04/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC
Payman wrote:Pretty good attempt with how the level went


Echoing Caves: 100% IL - Console in 03m 08s by Payman - 1st place

Submitted: 18/04/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC
Payman wrote:After going for an inconsistent clip I finally achieved the time I wanted.


All Masks - PC in 01h 12m 40s by aullos - 1st place

Submitted: 19/04/2022
Platform: PC
aullos wrote:NUL


Iron Mountains: Any% IL - Console in 10m 29s by Payman - 1st place

Submitted: 19/04/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC
Payman wrote:Iron mountains 1 skip was really good, the robot chicken section could've been slightly better with RNG, and I got branch skip skip on the final section before the Uglette cutscene


Iron Mountains: 100% IL - Console in 12m 35s by Payman - 1st place

Submitted: 19/04/2022
Platform: Nintendo 64
Region: USA / NTSC
Payman wrote:The first section was near flawless, the robot chicken section lum route on the walking shell could be improved if I know a better way to manipulate the robot chicken better though I almost died to wonky gravity, and the last section I sort of played it safe though I almost made some chokes but in the end I finished strong.


Any% - PC in 01h 04m 38s 360ms by Torsinn - 1st place

Submitted: 20/04/2022
Platform: PC
Torsinn wrote:Sub 1:05! Finally we have a good WR with (almost) all the new strats :D
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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A lot going on lately! Well done Torsinn for the new Any% records (interesting use of the beginner route in the first one) and aulos for the new All Masks record. :up:
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Re: Rayman 2 speedrunning

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

Prison Ship: Any% IL - PC in 02m 59s 340ms by Torcnein - 1st place

Submitted: 25/04/2022
Platform: PC
Torcnein wrote:bad slides, 2:57 possib
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