Guards vs Slicers

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Guards vs Slicers

Postby Slasher_101 » July 2nd, 2016, 6:08 pm

Hey, is there any way to get a guard through a slicer without him dying?
I ask this because I'm trying a new speedrun strategy, and it could help me on level 9.
See, I want to kill the guard on top the gate trigger so that I don't have to make the tile fall on it.

I've never been able to get a guard to survive going through a slicer, but perhaps there is a way to bug the slicer so that it doesn't kill the guard.

Coincidentally there is a way to freeze the slicer later in level 9!

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Re: Guards vs Slicers

Postby David » July 3rd, 2016, 8:15 am

Slasher_101 wrote:Hey, is there any way to get a guard through a slicer without him dying?

There is.
See the "guard_survives_chomper" video here: viewtopic.php?p=12715#p12715
This trick was first mentioned by duke, here: viewtopic.php?p=8195#p8195 (under "Dead, but not dead")

Slasher_101 wrote:Coincidentally there is a way to freeze the slicer later in level 9!

I guess you mean Trick 21?

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Re: Guards vs Slicers

Postby Norbert » July 3rd, 2016, 6:08 pm

David wrote:
Slasher_101 wrote:Hey, is there any way to get a guard through a slicer without him dying?

There is.
See the "guard_survives_chomper" video here: viewtopic.php?p=12715#p12715
This trick was first mentioned by duke, here: viewtopic.php?p=8195#p8195 (under "Dead, but not dead")


I'll add this trick to the overview at popot.org.

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Re: Guards vs Slicers

Postby oitofelix » July 12th, 2016, 3:50 am

David wrote:See the "guard_survives_chomper" video here: http://forum.princed.org/viewtopic.php?p=12715#p12715


Just for the record, no bug listed on that page affects MININIM.

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