Wouldn't a 1/1/1 run be possible via the 2nd controller quick save?

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User Info: Liikala

Liikala
3 years ago#1
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User Info: DragonAtma

DragonAtma
3 years ago#2
Only with extremely good timing; IIRC the highest exp awards are 50 or 100 exp per frame, so it'd be VERY easy to finally beat the thunderbird after a hundred and sixty-eight tries, only to fail to quick-save before you hit 200 exp.
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User Info: mister yummy

mister yummy
3 years ago#3
Wouldn't the experience continue to add up after you re-started the save?
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User Info: DragonAtma

DragonAtma
3 years ago#4
Of course -- but that works even if it's a different save. Got a friend on your cart who needs an edge? ;)
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User Info: DragonAtma

DragonAtma
3 years ago#6
I've done a 3/1/1, but no 1/1/1. And for seeing the 3/1/1 you'll need two things: a videocamera and a time machine. XD

As for 1/1/1, I don't think anyone'll complain if you use a code to lock your exp at 0.
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User Info: Blair

Blair
3 years ago#7
I've spent a considerable amount of time trying to figure out how I can do a legit 1-1-1 on the NA cart, and as far as I can tell it isn't in any way possible. You can do a 2-1-1 no problem (I've done several myself).
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User Info: Blair

Blair
3 years ago#8
DragonAtma posted...
Only with extremely good timing; IIRC the highest exp awards are 50 or 100 exp per frame, so it'd be VERY easy to finally beat the thunderbird after a hundred and sixty-eight tries, only to fail to quick-save before you hit 200 exp.


Unfortunately you need to grab the key first before quick saving, or the boss will be there when you restart your file. So no, this doesn't work.
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User Info: DragonAtma

DragonAtma
3 years ago#9
Ah yes, I forgot about the key.

As for 2/1/1, you'd still have to use a quick grab-key-and-quit, as both Barba and Gooma give you the 500+ exp needed for attack level 3. Then again, for my 3/1/1 win I was *technically* 4/1/1 when I beat the game, as the Thunderbird's 1000 exp boosted me, and the only remaining enemy would take eight hits no matter what my attack was at...
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User Info: Blair

Blair
3 years ago#10
Yeah there's I think 3 quick saves involved IIRC in a 2-1-1. Being able to gain 500 exp is more than enough time to grab keys from bosses though, whereas 200 exp is (just barely) too little.

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