New Game Plus

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Super Metroid Category
NG+
NG+
WORLD RECORD
25:46
0:17 IGT
Full Category
World Record Holder
World Record Holder:
Jack879
WORLD RECORD RECORDING

Category Details

Timing
Start Timer:
On Start Game
Stop Timer:
Entering Ship Animation
Location
Begin At:
Ceres Station
End At:
End of Zebes Escape
Collection
Percentage:
Any
Items:
None
Bosses
Major Bosses:
All
Mini-Bosses:
Boss Order:
PKRD
Glitches
No
No


New Game Plus, shortened to NG+, involves beating the game while following the same restrictions as Any%, but starting with all of the items, thus making it similar to what NG+ traditionally is, despite not normally being an option in Super Metroid.

To more easily accomplish this, Total has provided a rom of Super Metroid which has the player start on Ceres Station with 100% of items, including Hyper Beam. The rom can be found here.

The rom also starts the player with very little energy, so that Ridley in Ceres Station will fly away after taking the same amounts of hits as the original game. Otherwise, he would potentially take a long time to force away.

For those who do not want to use Hyper Beam, Total has added an option in the rom to enable or disable it from the "Special Setting Mode" before the start of the game.