Arcade - Bubbles - Points - 1,615,980 - Greg Elizondo

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  1. Arcade - Bubbles - Points - 1,615,980 - Greg Elizondo

    03-05-2015, 10:36 PM

    Extra Man: Every 25,000
    Men For 1 Credit Game: 3
    Difficulty of Play: 5
    Note: All Coin and High Score settings are optional. These settings are easily attained by going to the "Restore Factory Settings" and selecting "YES".
    Submission Message
    I am submitting this video and these pictures as evidence of my world record breaking score of 1615980 on Williams Bubbles (arcade) I achieved today 03/05/15.

    The pictures are not dated (that I'm aware of) but I included them to show that I have had milestones that I surpassed on the way to breaking the record.

    I have been practicing this game for a couple of hours per day since the end of October 2014. I have had many days of studying the small nuances of this game to the point of annoying my friends and family. This achievement has taken months of dedication and practice, and hundreds of hours of "conditioning" and studying the game.

    I kept a spreadsheet of my progress but it is not complete as I stopped updating it at the end of January. I intended to include it just to see my early progress but when I attempted to upload it, it registered as an invalid file.

    I hope the information I have provided is sufficient, as this has been a lot of work for me to accomplish. This is my first submission so I hope everything is in order.
  2. 03-05-2015, 11:37 PM
    Sorry guys, I had trouble with the loading process, The pictures did not load. here are the pictures I mentioned.

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  3. 03-05-2015, 11:45 PM
    Very nice run Greg. Congratulations. Excellent submission video. Accepted.
    "You can get it if you really want, but you must try, try and try, try and try. You succeed at last." -Jimmy Cliff
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  4. 03-06-2015, 03:25 AM
    Amazing. I love this game and you absolutely destroyed it. Will take a look at this when I get home from work.
    Craig Rout Gallant

    Current verified TG WRs: 58

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  5. 03-06-2015, 04:29 AM
    It's funny how critical you are of your game play early on. You don't usually that in a world record video. Still, very nice run. :)
    Space Jockey (Atari 2600) 1,321,495 3rd highest score in the world.
  6. 03-06-2015, 04:34 AM
    Sick run dude. Love it.
  7. 03-06-2015, 04:39 AM
    Yasuhiro Oda

    Unreal. The old record is nearly 31 years old! Kudos.
    Craig Rout Gallant

    Current verified TG WRs: 58

    My Youtube channel:
    MAME World Records channel:
  8. 03-06-2015, 05:12 AM
    Huge congrats mate that run was massive! No small feat knocking down an 80s score.
    Well done sir
  9. 03-06-2015, 06:14 AM
    Love me some Bubbles. Great score, sir. Congratulations!
  10. 03-06-2015, 06:52 AM
    The late Python Anghelo would be quite proud (he passed away after a long battle with cancer early April of last year so this is a perfect tribute almost to the anniversary)
    The concept for this game came about in Chicago one evening when a group of game designers/programmers were sitting around at a bar and one of them mentioned that there were no game ideas left, everything had been done but the kitchen sink. He brought the idea into the office the next morning (as recounted by Ken Graham).

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    TG employee (82-84)
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