Shadow of the Colossus is a fantastic game featuring 16 huge bosses, all with different strategies and approaches. Speed runner Plush just did a full speed run of the game, so I thought it'd be fun to explain each strategy for all 16 of the colossi. Let's dive right in.
Shadow Complex is one of my favorite games to release on Xbox Live Arcade. It's one of the best modern Metroidvania games, and an excellent game to speed run. Here's my thoughts on the tricks used in this years run at SGDQ.
ClusterTruck is a crazy game where you jump across moving trucks in a variety of crazy obstacle courses. It's a tough game to speed run, one made even tougher when the devs and viewers are working against you.
The Lion King for SNES was the Dark Souls of many childhoods. It's only fitting that one of my favorite runs of SGDQ 2017 would be watching runner Akiteru destroy this nostalgic monster. I'll break down exactly how he did it level by level.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater is one of my favorite games to watch speed runs of. With super quick tricks and insanely precise timing, the skateboarding franchise is definitely top tier for speed. Let's take a look at