Super Mario Odyssey is finally here, and players from around the world are enjoying the incredible gameplay, beautiful visuals, and wealth of Moons to collect. It’s no surprise that the speedrunning community has already latched onto Odyssey and are discovering brand-new ways to push Mario’s latest adventure to the limit. Here are 5 essential speedrunning tips to get you started.
Alright, let’s start with the basics. Super Mario Odyssey introduces Cappy, which adds a new element to the movement not previously seen in earlier generations of the series. You can familiarise yourself with all of the movement options Mario and Cappy have to offer by pausing the game, heading down to “Action Guide,” and then “Basic Actions.”