People finding exploits in your game aren't the problem, they're the solution.
These days, new records aren't about seconds, but milliseconds. Eventually, it just might not be possible to beat the game any faster.
Glitchless Any % is all about smooth, fast movement.
Icy just destroyed the ‘Portal’ world record for not using a single portal.
The Cordellium holds a world record at 18 hours and 39 seconds, but it took hundreds of hours to get to that point.
In the JRPG 'Baten Kaitos,' players must patiently wait for time to march forward in order to collect every item. It's weird.
The desire to break games apart leads to the strangest and most interesting exploits.
Baffan's hobby is beating 'Baten Kaitos,' a cult classic card-based JRPG for the GameCube, as fast as he can. His fastest time is just under two weeks.
Baffan's hobby is beating Baten Kaitos, a cult classic card-based JRPG for the GameCube, as fast as he can. His fastest time is about two weeks.
Speedrunners beat 50-hour games in a matter of minutes. "Routers" are the people who find the tricks that make that possible.
Understanding what makes perfectionist players go faster than their peers, and all for good causes.