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Posted: 10 Feb, 2015 21:35
Last Edit: 03 Jan, 2019 19:34
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Created 10 Feb, 2015 21:35 by


1. Pin Bot (USA).nes
Pin Bot (U) [!].nes
Pin-Bot (1990-04)(Nintendo)(US).nes
V14- RA Checksum: 82d60b4a6a80b9c18be959cea1837c57
V15+ RA Checksum: 6e5ad2ccba578b7060713512e36fc221
ROM Checksum: 433ddbe560c203d6023ef4c026be7b55
CRC32 Checksum: 65050F34

Plus 6 unique ROM Checksum variations with the same V14- RA Checksum (11 total)
Pin Bot (U) {[b1], [b1][o1], [o1], [o2], [o3]}
Pin-Bot (1990-04)(Nintendo)(US){[h Vimm][iNES title], [o2], [o], [u2], [u], 10)}


2. Pin Bot (Europe).nes
Pin Bot (E) [!].nes
Pin-Bot (1990)(Nintendo)(EU).nes
V14- RA Checksum: 9a03eed44ed27a231b16f7331ed7d619
V15+ RA Checksum: 3aee10e4706ef3515a97b4dfddd619f0
ROM Checksum: 2029ec469a8549a99daf790867f1490f
CRC32 Checksum: 26D81152


Resources:
GameFAQs
Longplay
Wikipedia

Posted: 11 Jul, 2020 17:16
Last Edit: 11 Jul, 2020 17:33
@revision-voting I found an achievement for demotion that violates unwelcome concept number 7


AKA "Start the game"

Achievements obtainable with zero effort for no meaningful purpose (example: start the game as character X, collect one coin, watch a video). It's acceptable if there's something fun/historical/interesting you want to address.


edits are underlined :dengmini:

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 00:20
Last Edit: 12 Jul, 2020 00:25
@ViperZang

I do not agree with you. You will notice that I pushed my work until taking again elements of the real Pin Bot machine to create the achievements. As well as the use of completion names to make the "subtitles" of the samples used in the game (like "Now I see you", "Shoot for Solar Value" etc ..).

This achievement is just as difficult to win as "Find and collect a mushroom" in Super Mario Bros.

I find that my achievements are "fun" and / or "interesting I want to address".

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 00:41
Last Edit: 12 Jul, 2020 00:49
freepoints is always fun. So I assume actually you know the game. You should at least make a rescore for the game, if you want, since it was never rescored to the new point system after the 400 point cap was removed.

As the voting stands currently for demotion:
Yes - 18
No - 3

I know nothing about the game other than I got 10 points in like 10 seconds for starting a game without actually playing.

Edit: The new scoring system if you didn't know: https://docs.retroachievements.org/Achievement-Scoring/

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 03:48
I am no longer dev ... I can do nothing

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 03:55
Last Edit: 12 Jul, 2020 03:58
could maybe be rescored to 1/0 points. I dont really see the issue with having some low hanging fruit as long as its not half of a set. But sadly I am also no longer dev and can do nothing.

voting is recently open to discord verified btw so you can vote against it as long as you are on discord, just click the reacts in #welcome

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 04:02
also demoting it would kill the retro ratio by like half and thats big gay for rpm

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 07:19
Slightly off-topic/wholly off-topic... How come you're not Dev anymore, Blaze?

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 07:30
He let jltn dev on his account and they got caught/exposed

Justified punishment

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 08:42
Blaze wouldn't be punished, if Jltn, and Euclide weren't retarded, he just trusted his friends too much and got banned till V2, so I think punishment's too harsh

Posted: 12 Jul, 2020 13:39
For personal question use inbox. Please keep the game threads on-topic.

Posted: 06 Aug, 2020 05:30
Pin Bot
400 > 415

A lot to cover here
Reach "Planets" increased to 10
First 2 increased to 5
The hardest achievements have been increased to 25
Some uncommon achievements like left explode and right explode moved to 10
Beat the Game decreased to 25

Regarding any of the posts above, don't see this revision as a chance to reignite said conversation. Please take suggestions, revision suggestions, demotion suggestions, promotion suggestions and rescore suggestions to #revision suggestions


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