Progear [progear] (Arcade Emulated / M.A.M.E.)

Score: 17,332,850
World Ranking: 1
Scored By: ScoobertDoobert (EMY)
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In real life as in video games, I like seeing numbers go up so I decided to submit a score for the MAME category of Progear and snag a trophy because all the other scores are really really low (no offense guys!)

Pretty bad run but whatever.  Maybe I'll try and record a 1cc but honestly after playing an actual CPS2 for so long it's so shitty playing the MAME version.

Sound quality is awful because I still don't know how OBS works.

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-12 18:27:51   Reply
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I dont know jack about Progear scoring, other than it's a lot of timing cancels with either laser or shot based on gem level, so a little too much for me. Shame this run didnt clear tho, I'd love to see you 1cc this unique game

-- Posted by Pearl on 2017-05-12 18:32:35   Reply
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Yeah you really need to be quick with alternating your shot/gunner to get maximum cancels to get those phatty diamond chains.  The world record at the moment is 385 million so you can imagine how much you can milk this game if you know what you're doing.

I might go for a MAME 1cc eventually, but like I said playing the MAME version kinda sucks if you own a real CPS2 like I do lol.

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-12 18:34:55   Reply
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Input lag, I assume? or are there other issues with the mame version I'm not aware of

-- Posted by Pearl on 2017-05-12 18:39:05   Reply
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-- Posted by jmaio on 2017-05-12 19:14:23   Reply
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Input lag mostly yeah.

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-12 19:26:23   Reply
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I'll have to check this out and try to pick up on the scoring tactics, cave games almost always have ways to multiply the score. A yes vote from me :)

-- Posted by derek on 2017-05-12 20:19:17   Reply
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Nice score!  It's great to see yet another strong shmup player submitting scores here :)

-- Posted by Dumple on 2017-05-13 08:41:38   Reply
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Ask and ye shall receive!

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-19 11:36:31   Reply
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Not MAME but here's a video of me 1ccing progear.

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-19 11:38:14   Reply
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Pretty happy with this run actually - didn't let the on-camera nerves get to me like they do sometimes lol.  Got it on my first attempt too!

-- Posted by ScoobertDoobert on 2017-05-19 16:04:26   Reply
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-- Posted by S.BAZ on 2017-05-28 00:54:13   Reply