This is a tool-assisted speedrun. For more information, see http://tasvideos.org/3362M.html. TAS originally published on 2017-04-02.
Although newcomers to TASVideos's player list, Sniq is an experienced TASer in regards to Super Metroid, this time in a mission to perfect one of the most contested games in the site's history and having a snack on the side.
This run beats both the real time and game time of the previous any% records by Taco & Kriole (http://tasvideos.org/1368M.html) (2009) and Saturn (http://tasvideos.org/1908M.html) (2011). The real time improvement is 58.70 (3,522 Frames @60 FPS) seconds whereas the game time improvement is 2 seconds, resulting in a real time of 37:39.1 and a game time of 22:36.
Using a new route and taking advantage of several techniques runs outside of waiting areas, Sniq makes short work of Mother Brain and her space pirates.
Please read the authors' submission notes (http://tasvideos.org/5403S.html) for more information.