When a game like Dishonored 2 comes out there are a few types of players who play the game: people who are new to the series, returning fans, and then the different sort of player altogether: the speedrunner.
A speedrunner who goes by the name
What makes him able to do this is Dishonored 2’s unique open-world structure and the various ways players can approach a challenge.
When it comes to speedrunning, it’s all about saving frames, the fewer the frames the quicker the game plays, the faster you’ll get to the end. Recently we reported on a group of ‘runners of Super Mario 64 who managed to do the previously impossible underwater-door-open glitch that resulted in them accomplishing a sub-5 minute run.
The desire to go fast and shave off precious seconds isn’t only limited to fast cars and Olympic races, even the humble gamer feels a sense of pride in their speedruns.