Less than a week after the game’s launch, the community shows this impressive feat.
The gaming community never ceases to amaze video game creators and gamers themselves. speedruns They are a very common practice that shows the great skills that many players have. Less than a week after its premiere, Metroid Dread has already been in the hands of the most skilled players in the metroidvania and they have registered impressive records of the time it takes them to get to see the credits of the exclusive of Nintendo switch.
Videos showing how it is possible to finish Metroid Dread have started circulating on the internet. in less than two hours. A very interesting case is that of the speedrunner Hardpelicn, who completed the Nintendo Switch game in 1 hour 38 minutesEven more impressive is the fact that he did it without dying.
Another case that draws attention is that of the user Samura1man, who finished the game in hard mode in solo 1 hour and 56 minutes. Although these records are not yet listed in recognized records such as speedrun.com, since the title has been on the market for very few days, it will not take long for players to release records that equal or improve brands like these.
In our analysis of Metroid Dread we estimated a game duration of between 15 and 20 hours at a normal rate. The page HowLongToBeat records times between 8 and 11 and a half hours on average to complete the game, which makes these feats even more impressive. This same year there were similar speedruns in titles like Resident Evil VIII, with brands that also lowered the time of the two hours of play.
We remember that Metroid Dread has had very good sales in its launch week and is already the highest rated Spanish game of all time.
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