RGB High Score Battle! - Week 49 & 50: Battletoads

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WEEK 49 & 50
Game: Battletoads
Platform(s): NES
Challenge Type: High Score
Game Details: Full Game
When: Aug 17th - Aug 30th, 2020
Chosen By: MikeRotch

I’ve updated the website with the new game, let’s get ass kicking!

Good luck everyone, please submit your scores via screenshot or video by replying directly to this post!


  1. Competitions last two weeks, close on Sunday night @ midnight.
  2. Post screenshots in this thread as proof.
  3. The winner from the previous week chooses the next game to play.
  4. You cannot choose twice in a row. 2nd place will choose if someone wins two weeks in a row.
  5. If there’s a tie, the person that submitted the high score first gets to choose.
  6. Games must be high score compatible (think “arcade style scores” like Pac-Man, or Spy Hunter, not Super Mario).
  7. Emulation is okay (MAME is often the best for high scores).
  8. No save state manipulation (pausing to take a break is fine though).
  9. Submit scores as soon as you get them! To keep the competition rolling and fair, do not hold on until the last moment to submit.

Points will be awarded for the entrants, based on the position finished for the week. This is to encourage wider participation, and the points will be posted each week as well as on the website.

1st: 10 points
2nd: 7 points
3rd: 5 points
4th: 3 points
5th: 2 points
Any honest attempt: 1 point

Overall, we should keep it simple. This is just a good time, not a crazy official high score competition! Game plays should ideally be short and fun so people that can’t invest hours into this can still compete. Obviously we are working on a trust based system here, so don’t ruin it for the others!

Here’s a simple website I made to keep track of the competition.

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Okay, first attempt from me… this game is so tough haha

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fucking bike part, I am NOT staying up late to get past it. I remember the hours it took when I was young, I ain’t got that time now. I got as far as when the squirrels start dropping blocks and I’m like “that’s it… I’m ooutttttaa heeeeeer!!”

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I’m not sure I want to touch this game. Stupid difficult.

Yes, but it’s also very fun.

Still didn’t get through the bikes section… one more attempt for tonight then that’s it.

I’d like to get some votes in for next battle. Let me know your thoughts!

Blazing Lazers - TG16
Jackal - NES
Outrun - Genesis

Blazing Lasers

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Alright, Blazing Lazers it is!