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A randomizer is a type of game mod that has been used in speedrunning, wherein software is used to shuffle the locations of elements (such as items) to provide an additional challenge.What games are good for randomizer runs?
Popular games used for randomizer runs have included The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past and Super Metroid, while a notable mod combines both games—with special doorways transitioning the player between them, and items from both games scattered within their respective environments. This section has multiple issues.Why do speedrun players record their attempts?
Players performing speedruns, called speedrunners, often record their attempts. These recordings are used to entertain others, to verify the completion time, to certify that all rules were followed, and to spot ways to further improve the completion time.What is SpeedRunsLive and how does it work?
In 2009, SpeedRunsLive was created by Narcissa 'Cosmo' Wright and Daniel 'Jiano' Hart as a way for speedrunners to showcase speedrunning races in real time with a set goal consisting of various possible categories. Each game has a dedicated leaderboard that shows who is the top speedrunner for the game.