I advanced to Monmo at around level 29, but was struggling to finish the job. It allows the user to modify data on characters, spells, equipment, monsters, etc. The key spell in this game is Defense1, especially if you don't have any reserver BProtects. Join me for a spell while I share my thoughts on The 7th Saga for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. This Robotrek category is technically single-segment; we do not allow resets due to the impact it has on RNG. So now that you have to think about a companion, some thoughts on the characters as your primary/secondary. The black mage, he can learn 16 spells (14 black and 2 white), and also has a fair choice of weapons, but limited armor options. I did my run at 1280×720 resolution; the resolution does slightly change your spawn points in the levels, and I believe 1080p would be slightly faster because of advantageous spawns. Item list for 7th Saga. Dagger run. Enix went all-out to craft monsters that would test the mettle of even the most battle-tested adventurer. Since then, a load of new runners have picked up Battletoads and pushed the time lower. (He is similar to Olvan the Dwarf from the 7th Saga.) The 7th Saga, Part 7 - Gods; The 7th Saga, Part 6 - Fear; The 7th Saga, Part 5 - Entwine; The 7th Saga, Part 4 - Dystopia; The 7th Saga, Part 3 - Crescendo; The 7th Saga, Part 2 - Bargaining; The 7th Saga, Part 1 - Apocalyptos; Highlander: The Series 1x09 - The Sea Witch; Highlander: The Series 1x08 - Deadly Medicine For more info about the game itself, please visit the Knightlore StrategyWiki. This run finished in just under 11 hours total. 7th Saga. Mystic Ark (ミスティックアーク Misutikku Āku) is a 1995 role-playing video game developed by Produce! Anti-Climax Boss: Gorsia. Omqwat has put in a tremendous amount of work on this game, and was definitely difficult to surpass. ... a hushed flute lead against soft percussion is all that is required to cast the music’s potent spell. Hand provides cover, pushes, or grapples. The best time (with autofire) that I know of is 21:33 by PacnyTHuk and HalfMoon_Voodoo. Mecha Richter and I currently have no plans to return to this. The current best time is his 56:49. and published by Enix for the Super Famicom.The video game was only released in Japan. Worth mentioning is that he learns all the FIRE attack spells, which are specifically needed at one point in the game. Characters in most role-playing video games, including Elnard/7th Saga, can be classified according to three attributes, therefore using a Triangle Diagram. : Found on the ground in the ruins of Luze. Randomize monster zones (meaning you can run into something completely different at a location) Table of Contents If someone were to seriously run this, I don’t think a 4:40 would be a problem. This run was the first deathless run of Brandish and the record for about 3 hours before Osse101 murdered it. This was recorded back in the summer of 2010, but I do not remember the exact date. I’d guess that an easy 90 seconds can come off of this if someone cares, but I won’t be running it again. My PB is currently the WR for this category. I faced instant-death attacks, brutal fireball and tornado spells and devastating melee attacks in fights with both bosses and run-of-the-mill overworld denizens. Since you will be ambushed every 5 to 10 seconds, combat quickly becomes a chore. Big shoutouts to liquid_phase for having the record on the JP version before me, and for being such a fun speedrunner to collaborate with! This skips areas 5 and 6 entirely. I softlocked on Gariso the first time and quit for the night. This is one of my favorite teams, and this playthrough was super good overall. The 7th Saga Randomizer. 7: 11: LASER 1: 3: Attack an enemy with a laser. 7th Saga uses the same RNG table for seed bonuses and NPC movements, so we can use this to force maximum stat boosts from seeds. The in-game timer adds your previous save file’s time to your current run’s time, so a double reset ensures that 0 is being added to our time. The classes: RedMage (Kamil): Well-rounded in all areas Fighter (Olvan): Tough physical warrior with … After concluding my 7th Saga run for Twin Galaxies back in 2009 or so, I spent a few days churning out a route of Elnard, and then like 2 days doing attempts. This run was deathless but had to reset once because I got stuck in the wall once during the tune-up! I leveled on S.Brains until Kamil’s magic stat was above 110, and then proceeded. This is a spectacular game with a lot of potential for speedrunning. The fastest time for this category is currently a 5:26:27 by Zakky! Credit feeding drastically changes the strategies requires to clear stages 4 and 6. The current best time with Pimple is a 19:35 by Skinomarsh, and the best time with Rash is a 19:17 by RBMACHOK! I am playing using soundbank 2 (the music for the levels is random; it picks a song randomly from a sound bank, and we can choose 1 of 2 of them) because soundbank 1 hardlocks the game if you break a block or fall in a pit. This PB has only 1 death! At the time, this was the fastest time, but it was overcome by Icthus’ 16:31 about 1.5 years later. I don’t recall if I used seed manipulation or not, but I did allow myself to reset for recruitment luck. Valsu is a good character. Mystic Ark (ミスティックアーク Misutikku Āku) is a 1995 role-playing video game developed by Produce! I had to reset twice because I ran out of B.Fires before Monmo died. Every time I run into someone else who’s played it, they get this wistful look in their eye, fondness tinged with madness at the game’s occasional (read: near-constant) difficulty and level grinding. This run uses the Rotayo skip to skip directly to Toronto, skipping the entirety of the first two dungeons. There is a final boss and ending programmed into the game, but it can’t actually be accessed on console. I’m kittening, of course….. After recruiting Wilme, things got easier. PacnyTHuk (used autofire) This is a route that was first used by DarkTerrex. He's got a huge amount of healing and support spells at his disposal, making him quite the useful character. As teleport, but affects a touched object. 7th Saga uses the same RNG table for seed bonuses and NPC movements, so we can use this to force maximum stat boosts from seeds. 4: LASER 2: 10: Attack an enemy with a laser. The 7th Saga Randomizer. It also finds ways to speed up the game to prevent massive amounts of grinding that this game is notorious for. He has pushed this game far beyond what I even dreamed of. Some enemies … PacnyTHuk He forced a fight and destroyed me, and I spent 50 minutes attempting to recover the lost runes. The in-game totals will read 100% in all fields appropriate except for pickups. In my view he’s much better as a … We captured Perole and brought him back to his throne in the past, as per tradition, and softlocked on Gariso on our first attempt. I use the NA version because I do not want to deal with the RNG, but all the other top runners use JP because it has potential for much faster times. The 7th Saga is a turn based JRPG released for the SNES in 1993.The 7th Saga…?What happened to the first six sagas? The best spellcaster, she can learn 16 different spells from both white and black magic, but her equipment is very light. Optional changes the way the game is played. The quotes below are what the characters say at the very beginning of the game. This was quite a fun run, including punching Monmo to death 1 HP at a time for 1.5 hours. Calls extraplanar creature to fight for you. Discussion. Focus Door leads to extradimensional mansion. This is your one-stop shop for finding the fastest times for these games or new runners to follow. Pretty rough start because Kamil is garbage. The ZX Spectrum version uses tank controls while this uses more traditional isometric controls. Absorbs the damage of a single spell. @mzuckerm: I just started my 7th Saga Redux play through and it really does make the game manageable. We fully maxed out our stats and finished the job with style. 28 July 2012 29 July 2012 / trinixx. Lejes is the only one that learns all the FIRE and ICE spells as well as the anti-magic defense spells, and he has better weapon options than both Esuna and Valsu in that he can use almost all the swords and staves but none of the daggers (which is where the fighter-part comes in). In this hack, based on the improvements already made in 7th Saga Redux hack, the characters have been given familiar classes based on Final Fantasy 1, with different stats and spells. Among its many flaws, one weakness of The 7th Saga was that the characters were almost carbon copies of each other, limiting replay value. 2. His origins are unclear; there do not appear to be other members of his species to interact with in the world of Ticondera. It’s probably no surprise that sometimes, games are remembered not for the whole of their various strengths and shortcomings, but rather simply for their most outstanding and pronounced feature. Significant improvements were found for this category since my run in 2013 and I have incredible respect for the work these runners put in! I just listed this run for historical purposes. All Battletoads Arcade runs were done on an original Battletoads Arcade pcb. This run only had one death, and it was from trying to kill off Lejes so we could do the tune-up glitch. 7th Saga was a challenging and original RPG for SNES, but suffered from ridiculous difficulty and tedious level grinding. Meta Requires XP As legend lore, but quicker and strenuous. Click the "Install Game" button to initiate the file download and get compact download launcher. I think we’re aiming for a low 34 before we quit. There is no known conversion between the two and the JP version is faster due to text speed. I play on the US version because that is the version I own and grew up with; the US and JP versions are tracked together since the time only differs by about a second (in favor of JP). Without him, we would’ve struggled to get started. Anybody interested in running this should consider standard any% instead. It also finds ways to speed up the game to prevent massive amounts of grinding that this game is notorious for. This game is more active than it has ever been, and I highly recommend checking out the other runners! 7th Saga is a console RPG for the Super Nintendo system released in 1993 (that's after Final Fantasy 2/4 and before Final Fantasy 3/6 and Chrono Trigger, for reference). For additional reading, I would recommend reading the TAS submission notes and TAS discussion thread. I also lost approximately 40 minutes to the Sky Rune fight. Table of Contents The best time is currently an incredible 21:42 by Koh1fds! The attack spells he can learn are fire-elemental. This category also allows resets, which are used twice in this route to manipulate the RNG (for stat-up items and Droog). Find a room with exactly one NPC and ample space for him to move (eastern room in Guntz is ideal) Input the movements into the widget below. They were just slow. This is a great team, but not an easy recruitment. Elnard is the Japanese version of The 7th Saga, and is significantly easier. My eventual goal time for this was around a 22:45, and he pushed out a 22:13! Here is what is changed: Quoted from the Patch Download site: "7th Saga was a challenging and original RPG for SNES, but suffered from ridiculous difficulty and tedious level grinding. This run was on pace for a 4:50 or so, and then lost 40 minutes to the final boss. That said, there is a good mix of boss and regular fights throughout the game that require either strong melee or strong magic, with the opposite … 6: 3: 4: 1: HEAL 2: 18: Restore 90 HPs. This is the world record, mostly because I think I am the only person who can actually complete this difficulty. The 7th Saga - Battle in a World of Darkness composed by Norihiko Yamanuki I played using Zitz (2nd player port), and did not use the Turbo Tunnels skip. © 2000-2011 mikesrpgcenter.com. This is yet another Twin Galaxies special from 2009 or so. All rights reserved. Esuna Busy is a character of the The 7th Saga. The current best time is TMR’s 12:42.4, just frames ahead of JC’s 12:42.7. Add Sending Stone : This spell adds a new sending stone to an existing pair of sending stones. The JP version of MM7 has a random choice between 3 cutscenes after each of the robot master fights, but the North American version does not. The only reason this category is nearly this fast is thanks to the many numerous strategies that __sdfg found. Ohon has a 23:06 on the Japanese version (no public video) and claims that another Japanese runner has a time over a minute faster with no video. Story. If the NPC is against a wall, either use wildcard button (center) or reload the room quickly. HalfMoon_Voodoo. My notes for this run on SDA are extremely detailed and go more in-depth with the route. The female protagonist is more oriented towards magical attributes. 7th Saga was a challenging and original RPG for SNES, but suffered from ridiculous difficulty and tedious level grinding. Program concept by Kirkq and Nitrodon, developed by GrowfyBruce. Each time you cast a spell, your MP will be reduced by an amount dependent on the spell you select, You cannot use any magic once your MP has reached 0, ITEM To use an Item, You may change your Weapon in battle. This run has been absolutely demolished by UnicornSid! Enemies were made more powerful, and the game’s experience system was changed so that your own characters grow and learn new abilities at a much slower rate. I highly recommend watching his runs. … This combo looks really good on paper, except for the lack of late-game healing. This run was infuriating. Equipment and attack spells have been powered-up. Xray662 34: 39: 27: 20: HPCTCHR: 6: Capture HPs from an enemy. We are able to force single player spawns and boss health for the entire game while still using two players, as long as he doesn’t die. The IGT is mostly accurate aside from that, so it could technically be compared between runs. When I recruited Esuna, she was unable to get any good power/guard/speed levels. We still made it to the final save in 9:26, and then spent 1.5 hours attempting Gorsia. Our health also drains faster from attacks, so we are able to abuse the door breaker glitch sooner. There are no other real-time runners of this game, but I need to give a special shoutout to Omnigamer for looking into the glitch at my request and providing me with loads of fun info, and to Khaz, the TASer. This is the worst combination in the game. Cart 5 was not terribly kind to him, but he still made it to the final save in good time. The Japanese version is slightly more difficult, so the US times should easily be able to cut the 23. I played on maximum difficulty (6/6) and required a 1-credit clear (no continues permitted). 7: LASER 3: 20: Attack an enemy … So now that you have to think about a companion, some thoughts on the characters as your primary/secondary. I'm sure some of you remember the second quest from Zelda 1; this'll be somewhat similar. The 7th Saga Soundtrack, Norihiko Yamanuki, 1993. The 7th Saga is an RPG published by Enix in 1993 for the SNES, released in its native Japan as Elnard. Name: Effect: Found: Crystal of Peace: Show one of these to the King of Telaine to bring peace. Meta Prepared object appears in your hand. Undead don’t attack you while under your command. When the program finds a match, it will … For the 100% category, I had to close the game, manually delete the save data, and then do a double restart because of the way that save data is handled. The outcome of the crazy nonsense is dependent on the values of every single byte in RAM, and usually crashes the game; in super rare circumstances, it will call the credits. The levels were appreciated at the end, though. Please be patient with me in the meantime! I have no plans to return to this game. Attack:Her strength is the most limited, and her weapons (staves and knives) are light, too. 7th Saga uses the same RNG table for seed bonuses and NPC movements, so we can use this to force maximum stat boosts from seeds. Not all of the snow and ice-instant death magic only, auxiliary and recovery magic also good command dexterity. I brought FortSw and 9 diamonds, emeralds, sapphires, and rubies into the past and could still not fully arm both characters. Pakuliittus (any%) I started as Valsu and I'm done with the first boss with little grinding. https://spellslist.fandom.com/wiki/7th_Level_Spells?oldid=3895. The Mega Man community maintains their own extremely comprehensive leaderboards, which covers every game in the Mega Man series. © 2000-2011 mikesrpgcenter.com. She can learn more magic than Lemele/Remeer, especially healing and support spells. This run was done on my old PC, which had a low-level AMD card. First, the game provides the player with an opportunity to choose between seven different characters at the beginning, each with their own backstory and playstyle. Rays hit subjects with variety of effects. I absolutely love this game and would happily return to running it again. The fight with Monmo was baffling, though. This team had a pretty easy time for the most part. Compatibility with fellow there in passing good category to Kamil Dowonna, it is possible to maneuver … 7th-Saga-Editor. If an enemy dies by falling off a ledge, taking environmental damage, or taking friendly fire, you will not get credit for the kill and the run is failed. That said, he’s defensively weak like a mage, so always needs buffing like the other clothies. The listed PB is the result of this. This uses the “ghost turtle glitch” which allows Mecha Richter to play without the game realizing he is alive. The Rare Replay port cannot access difficulty 6, and many others that I have seen attempt a run of this game do not care about a 1cc. NAME: Wilme ATTRIBUTES: Fatest character, all stats high, though magic and equipment are few in selection . As arcane sight, but also reveals magic effects on creatures and objects. Entered the past at levels 27/26 and with no mirrors. 7th-Saga-Editor. “Buster Only” is a pretty interesting category. She made it to Gorsia and debuffed him without issue, but the fight was super intense afterwards. Enemies were made more powerful, and the game’s experience system was changed so that your own characters grow and learn new abilities at a much slower rate. Esuna Busy is a character of the The 7th Saga. 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