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09-11-2011, 04:07 PM
Oh no... U weren't using the start off boost?? Damn my scores are big trouble now...

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09-11-2011, 04:13 PM
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Originally Posted by syntheticvoid View Post
Oh no... U weren't using the start off boost?? Damn my scores are big trouble now...
Nope! Is there any mention of the boost in the game? I'm still trying to play around with it to get a feel, but I definitely notice the boost. However, I stumbled upon it.

09-11-2011, 04:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Red1 View Post
On Twisted Pyramid 2, my worst corner is after #4 as I always hear the car slow down before I reach the block. Gonna work on that.
By the way, as a TA writer, will you guys be doing a front page on this game soon?

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09-11-2011, 10:41 PM
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Originally Posted by arta View Post
By the way, as a TA writer, will you guys be doing a front page on this game soon?
Yup - I've submitted a review for this game, so it should be coming.

Mike - if you weren't using the speed-boost, then you'll probably be able to improve your already good scores.

I'm still ranked number 4/916 in Tutorial 1, with 14.97s, which is my only claim to fame. I love the short levels with only a couple of jumps, so I played over and over until I got a good result. The trick is:
a) Get a perfect start with the speed boost.
b) Jump just before the discolored square on the first ramp, without removing the gas finger. If you time it right, you'll jump well over the second ramp without hitting the aerial barriers.
c) I angle the car by tilting for the final jump, but not sure if that helps.
I can get just over 15s (Gold) often with this approach, but haven't managed to match my earlier record.
Give it another go!!!

řƹȡ1
09-11-2011, 11:57 PM
What speed boost?

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09-12-2011, 12:13 AM
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Originally Posted by LOLavi View Post
What speed boost?
If you hit the gas at the right time at the start, you'll see exhaust come from the back of the car.

řƹȡ1
09-12-2011, 12:22 AM
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Originally Posted by Red1 View Post
If you hit the gas at the right time at the start, you'll see exhaust come from the back of the car.
Thanks for that tip! I hadn't realized there was also a visual cue. And thanks for the jump tip on Tutorial 1. I'm trying that out at the moment, but I still haven't surpassed my best of 15.21 (which I was able to get earlier today when I finally discovered the speed boost).

EDIT: 15.15 using your jump tip!

Last edited by mikeg123; 09-12-2011 at 12:32 AM.
09-12-2011, 03:51 AM
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I'm still ranked number 4/916 in Tutorial 1, with 14.97s, which is my only claim to fame.
I'm 3rd on Tutorial #1 with 14.96!



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09-12-2011, 08:41 AM
best I can muster so far on T1 is 14.99...
09-12-2011, 09:30 AM
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Hey guys, check out Twisted Pyramid 1 leaderboard...
That right there is as close to a perfect run as I can manage, though I'm certain it can be done better.
Took me two days too, lol.



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