The Greatest Achievement in Speedrunning History Might Happen Soon (Mario Kart 64 PERFECTION!)

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  • Published on May 12, 2018
  • One man, Matthias Rustemeyer, is standing on the precipice of what might be the very greatest achievement in all of speedgaming history... holding the World Record on *all* 32 of Mario Kart 64's Non-Shortcut World Records. But which records, and which fellow Mario Kart 64 gamers are standing in his way?
    All of Matthias' vids can be found on his TheXvid channel: thexvid.com/user/MK64MR
    Matthias' Twitch channel: twitch.tv/MK64MR
    Matthias' MK64 WR history: mkwrs.com/mk64/profile.php?player=MR
    Abney's TheXvid channel: thexvid.com/channel/UC4ruLe2FbXEVkbqDfZSAWlg
    Abney's Twitch channel: twitch.tv/abney317
    Abney's MK64 WR history: mkwrs.com/mk64/profile.php?player=abney317
    Daniel Burbank's Twitch channel: twitch.tv/dansgame89
    Daniel Burbank's DKJP 3lap WR: thexvid.com/video/1KEg4YlLflk/video.html
    Daniel Burbank's MK64 WR history: mkwrs.com/mk64/profile.php?player=Dan
    Zoran Tintor's DKJP flap WR: thexvid.com/video/Ya6uKEKA2Mc/video.html
    Zoran's MK64 WR history: mkwrs.com/mk64/profile.php?player=Zoran
    TAS footage by: thexvid.com/user/weatherton
    twitch.tv/weatherton
    Other Mario Kart 64 WR videos and history can be found here: mkwrs.com/mk64/
    MK64 World Rankings: www.mariokart64.com/mk64/pl.cgi
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    As always, you can watch me live at twitch.tv/rwhitegoose
    and follow at twitter.com/rwhitegoose
    Thanks for watching, and until next time, stay true!
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Comments • 774

  • RWhiteGoose
    RWhiteGoose  8 months ago +227

    Good news, Matthias clarified how to pronounce his name in this clip! clips.twitch.tv/FlaccidThoughtfulLionNononoCat Thanks to everyone who kindly corrected me!

    • Big Lang
      Big Lang Month ago

      +Void he's now on 29

    • Void
      Void Month ago

      He’s currently at 31, and closing in on Zoran’s flap DKJP record - I think probably in a week at most.

    • calum mcgarry
      calum mcgarry 2 months ago

      RWhiteGoose did he ever do it?

    • Dave Marx
      Dave Marx 5 months ago

      6:17
      #humblebrag
      😉

    • No Thanks
      No Thanks 6 months ago +1

      I'ma call these dudes Matt.

  • FUCK YOUTUBE
    FUCK YOUTUBE 3 days ago

    Wow there are still 1000 more people playing super Mario 64 than Odyssey. Crazy. That's how you know it's a great game. I know it's speed runs but still

  • Daniel Baker
    Daniel Baker 11 days ago

    I'm subscribing just to stick it to antifa. Fucking pricks.

  • john doe
    john doe 18 days ago

    Its pronounced "Math Eye Us" that was triggering me so hard

  • Asher Coates
    Asher Coates 20 days ago

    Did he ever get it?

  • bmxriderforlife1234
    bmxriderforlife1234 22 days ago

    if i beat one of his speed runs after he got all 32 records i would literally wait a minimum of 24 hours before releasing the footage just out of respect. dude put soooooo much time in like holy fuck.

  • ASDDASADSS ASDASDDASASDD

    *People who use Glitches and or Out Of Bounds methods are not Speedrunners,*

    *They are cheaters.*

    • ThatRaisinTho speedruns
      ThatRaisinTho speedruns 7 days ago

      ASDDASADSS ASDASDDASASDD besides the fact that glitches and out of bounds are allowed in Any% for basically all speed games. It’s only not allowed in categories that don’t allow them

  • INERT
    INERT Month ago +1

    My FLap time is 1:44. My Fap time is 0:12. My FLap while Fap time is 5:00 minutes -- I like to enjoy the scenery.

  • AllenC1
    AllenC1 Month ago

    Lmao not anymore, abney destroyed his moomoo farm 3lap record

  • DanielBomb30
    DanielBomb30 Month ago +1

    Abney took the 3LAP record on Moo Moo Farms Sunday.

  • LittleViking
    LittleViking Month ago

    Does somone else have the name mrmk64 cause that's kinda perfect for him

  • G Jones
    G Jones Month ago

    cool but can he hit a triple weathertenko

  • o o
    o o Month ago

    FLAP TIME? more like FAP TIME ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  • GreenCola
    GreenCola Month ago

    I love how it said "you're winner!" As a reference to such a shitty game 😂

  • Kaelin Curtsinger
    Kaelin Curtsinger Month ago

    Nice editing

  • snow kone
    snow kone Month ago

    I love racing my ghost in games. I managed to rank 1 on one of the unicorn car challenges in Forza 4 because I just kept racing my ghost cuz of how much fun it was

  • Cupriferous Catalyst

    Hold the phone, did you just call Monty Moles "prairie dogs"?

  • newtonianromance
    newtonianromance Month ago

    Nothing will beat abney317 triple weathertenko :)

  • Jason Halkias
    Jason Halkias Month ago

    Update: Matthias has improved his PR in the DKJP Flap to 42.10

  • Anonymous
    Anonymous Month ago

    Matthias just got the flap on DKJP with 42'11. He's now only need 1 more to set 32/32 world records and be the king of Mario Kart 64 and maybe gaming history.

  • Games14159
    Games14159 Month ago

    719th comment

  • Jason Halkias
    Jason Halkias Month ago

    As of now, Matthias is still at 31/32, but has made significant progress. Zoran still holds the DKJP Flap record at 42.07, but Matthias has improved his own personal record to 42.11 as of now. I watched his 42.11 today while it was happening live.

  • xDakem
    xDakem 2 months ago

    Bit is he using the same controller of the other contenders? Could be an advantage!

  • Jason Halkias
    Jason Halkias 2 months ago

    Update: Matthias is now at 31/32 again. He tied the Mario Raceway Flap record. The only record he has left is the DKJP Flap record.

  • James Zengerle
    James Zengerle 2 months ago

    It's Sherbet land NOT Sherbert!! :/

  • Jason Halkias
    Jason Halkias 2 months ago

    Here's an update: while Matthias is at 30/32, this time he now holds all 16 of the 3lap records, and needs just the DKJP and Mario Raceway Flap Records to hold all 32 at once.

  • Nexus Meepster
    Nexus Meepster 2 months ago

    woah

  • Justin Fanite
    Justin Fanite 2 months ago

    This video sounds so serious it's on the verge of being ridiculous. I'll say it: it IS ridiculous.

  • Linuxx
    Linuxx 2 months ago +1

    how did i know this was going to be a 12 minute video about 1 thing..... dragged right out

  • Envy Poison
    Envy Poison 2 months ago

    am I the only one who got the you're winner joke

  • Blauze
    Blauze 2 months ago

    Don't let this distract you from the fact Peach is a dictator.

  • Tariq Al Hajri
    Tariq Al Hajri 2 months ago

    DougDemuro reminds of me a car version of you

  • KingSolarmane #TrashGang

    still one of the best games ever released my big bro bought the N64 when it came out in UK n this n Mario 64 were unstoppable and I still love them....the n64 is possibly my favorite console

  • MikeJHSG
    MikeJHSG 2 months ago +1

    Any update?

  • ally
    ally 3 months ago +5

    mario kart 64 skips are more impressive. this is just optimal driving. the 3/3 weathertenko was easily the best. not even a frame perfect trick, but like half a frame perfect trick. he statistically had a 1/64000 chance of hitting it 3 times, and he did. abney317 is his name.

    • B23 HipHop
      B23 HipHop 8 days ago

      But how is hitting 1/64000 anywhere near as impressive as optimal driving? I mean it would be impressive if he could hit the 1/64000 trick MOST of the time he does that track/run but getting it just once or only on a tiny minority of runs just shows that he does NOT have the skill it requires and that when he DOES succeed it is that 1 time out of the last sixty four thousand failures.

    • Brian Neveu
      Brian Neveu 12 days ago

      ally Agreed, absolutely insane he pulled that off.

  • Nathaniel the Djinn Demerest

    "You're Winner" we'll ignore that grammatical error!

  • Thom Mallens
    Thom Mallens 3 months ago

    and its prenounced tol-house

    • Thom Mallens
      Thom Mallens 3 months ago

      and to add onto it i saw his little sisters name on the ranking list lol 4:24 look at the bottom

  • Thom Mallens
    Thom Mallens 3 months ago

    the nostalgia hearing that intro tune again. priceless

  • jakethreesixty
    jakethreesixty 3 months ago

    Just coming from a racing gamer perspective, why doesn't Matthias hug the inside of *all* of the corners on most tracks? Apexing doesn't apply to mario kart, so taking the shortest distance should be faster? Kind of curious

    • jakethreesixty
      jakethreesixty 3 months ago

      To explain further, the more outside on a corner you are, the farther you have to travel, it's an increase in circumference; the distance around the outside of a circle.

  • jakethreesixty
    jakethreesixty 3 months ago

    Imagine speedrunning a racing sim

  • Yo Mama
    Yo Mama 4 months ago

    After I listen to one of your videos, I feel so calm amd relaxed. Just like getting a blow job.

  • The Heartless Alchemist

    "That all changed.... When the Fire Nation attacked." I regret nothing!
    BTW, love your videos, Goose.

  • Thomas Hill
    Thomas Hill 4 months ago

    you got to start making these on a regular basis :D

  • Cee zee
    Cee zee 4 months ago

    Was never that good.
    Back in our younger days
    My mom didn’t like computers and didn’t want us being attached to it. So she never got us one. And we never knew what the internet was lol

  • Cee zee
    Cee zee 4 months ago

    Me and my siblings used to try and speed run Mario kart to
    But not with those times.

  • Tyler Jacobson
    Tyler Jacobson 4 months ago +1

    I may be wrong about this but does abney even try for these records seriously? I think some of the reason he dominates it is because abney is too busy doing 26k attempts to pull off the hardest skip in the game 3 times in a row. I’m sure if abney didn’t spend so much time with SC and full play throughs the time trial category would be a more even mix of both of them

    • Daniel Burbank
      Daniel Burbank 2 months ago

      He's also been playing a lot of SC since VAJ came back

    • Daniel Burbank
      Daniel Burbank 2 months ago

      Abney has done a lot of non-sc but not as much the last couple years. Non-sc is a real grind and he keeps getting blisters when he does it. Hopefully he figures that out at some point

  • koopa12345678910
    koopa12345678910 4 months ago

    Go son!

  • Sam Woodhouse
    Sam Woodhouse 4 months ago +2

    Abney's accomplishment on Choco Mountain might have to be the greatest of all time.

    • Andrew Blechinger
      Andrew Blechinger 2 months ago

      All depends on what you find more impressive: One shining moment or the culmination of decades of effort. This is not to take anything away from Abney's 3/3 Weathertenko, of course.

  • Ron the Auraknight
    Ron the Auraknight 4 months ago +1

    I thought abney held the best three lap (Without grandprix) in Choco Mountain for pulling off three weather tenkos in a row

    • Andrew Blechinger
      Andrew Blechinger 2 months ago

      The existence of tricks like the Weathertenko is the reason the records are split into shortcut and non-shortcut.

    • Sam Woodhouse
      Sam Woodhouse 4 months ago

      Ron the Auraknight That's the shortcut version (like any%) this focuses on no shortcut

  • Bustonface
    Bustonface 4 months ago

    10:01 Nice hidden burp !

  • Mr Spaghetti
    Mr Spaghetti 4 months ago

    Love the video, fun narrative to create about a moment that would otherwise go largely unremarked upon.
    However, i feel like “the greatest speed gaming achievement” stuff is a bit overboard for what amounts to IL’s. IL records are great, but i feel like they can be achieved via brute-forced repetition, where full runs rely on the same muscle memory skills, but with the addition of improvisation, strategy, and split second decision making

    • Mr Spaghetti
      Mr Spaghetti 4 months ago

      i realize this is largely subjective though, and others may think differently. just my two cents

  • /X/EN
    /X/EN 5 months ago

    I want goose to flap my 3lap

  • Frank James
    Frank James 5 months ago

    Didn’t know some of those shortcuts

  • Nathaniel Jurcago
    Nathaniel Jurcago 5 months ago

    Stopped watching after he said "not talking about Grand Prix full game runs"

  • Hydr8ion
    Hydr8ion 5 months ago

    Your point of Mario Kart 64 is kind of exaggerated since games like Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 8 likely have over 1000 people do time trials, and i dont think there is a single greatest achievement in gaming history. U cant really compare two game’s achievements significance.

  • Kain Yusanagi
    Kain Yusanagi 5 months ago

    "Prairie dogs" uhhh, those are Monty Moles, m8. :P

  • Drew Chamberlin
    Drew Chamberlin 5 months ago

    Thumbs down, because this mofos face continues to live on in my feed. Stahp

  • Iker Pinneaple!
    Iker Pinneaple! 5 months ago +2

    In my opinion, its the mf weathertanko

  • Luis Alberto González José

    DO IT MATTHIAS! MAKE HISTORY!

  • Dave Marx
    Dave Marx 5 months ago

    0.05 seconds?!
    5/100ths of a second?
    At 60fps that's... it's 2am, I can't math right now, is that 1 frame?

  • Dave Marx
    Dave Marx 5 months ago

    Heck, my nephews and I played the game a couple weeks ago. Not speedrunning just having fun. This game is still fun *right now*

  • Nick ProGamer
    Nick ProGamer 5 months ago

    Dam agent 49 will be greatest

  • Connor V
    Connor V 5 months ago +3

    Abney's WR for Choco Mountain is insane. Took SO much time

  • BLOODY__FATALITY
    BLOODY__FATALITY 5 months ago

    Is there such a thing as speedrunning without cheating? Lol I mean these people are using glitches to just go behind the finish line amd get free laps for crying out loud. Lol

    • Litigious Society
      Litigious Society 5 months ago

      BLOODY__FATALITY Yes, but it isn't always the most popular of the categories for a game. For example, no glitches or cheats are used for the best time on Mile Tyson's Punch Out.

  • NinjaLifestyle
    NinjaLifestyle 5 months ago

    Cheese is a beast too

  • loputosu
    loputosu 5 months ago

    that yoshi valley shortcut you showcased around the 1:50 point is basically an early version of the weathertenko

  • HI THERE
    HI THERE 5 months ago

    If I were one of the other speedrunners, I'd just feel like I was sabotaging him if I took any of his records. I'd at least want to hold off taking any world records until he'd got all 32/32.

  • tediz77
    tediz77 5 months ago

    Beck Abney

  • conspiracies are just great stories

    Goose, I love how you handle your videos when talking about the good, the bad and the ugly of speedrunning. Your professional, eloquent, well versed and definitely educated so I'm glad your out there. Most other speed gaming players or streamers are really boring or so cringe worthy I truly can't appreciate the skill they have. I loved your "degenerate speedrunners" video from a while back. So true yet also paints a good picture about the truly successful and productive people in the scene

  • conspiracies are just great stories

    You say "only 16 courses" but when you look at the era this game came out in, you really see how that was just insane to be able to race on 16 completely different tracks. Might not be as many as a racing sim or rally racer but it was sick

  • Unknowiii
    Unknowiii 6 months ago

    The content has nothing to do with the title wtf ?

  • new philmz
    new philmz 6 months ago

    That track is hard

  • Mr. 2006
    Mr. 2006 6 months ago

    Dont you think this video will motivate others to step up and prevent the 32/32

  • Bun bun
    Bun bun 6 months ago

    imma full fledged beast in mario kart 64 its one of those games i have reached god mode in

  • MrAnalFace
    MrAnalFace 6 months ago

    Forgive my ignorance if this is a stupid question. I understand that the records have to be documented, but is there any time stamp on the videos, or could someone theoretically have lots of better runs ready to upload in case someone beats their record?

  • Austin Miller
    Austin Miller 6 months ago

    I’d say the greatest achievement in speedrunning history would be where you achieve the FASTEST POSSIBLE time with absolutely nothing left to conquer.

  • llama2022
    llama2022 6 months ago

    "This guy had the record. Someone beat it by .02 seconds"
    Most of the video.

  • Saki630
    Saki630 6 months ago

    hes quit and gone to play fortnight due to this new fame.

  • Carrots5Ever
    Carrots5Ever 6 months ago

    so he will never beat abney in the stadium. It took him 21000 attempts to do the skip 3 times in a row at the beginning of the level.

  • Miljörör för Språkpartiet

    well Lol u drive 70Kmh= ??? u have to go Faster 70Kmh is slow.

  • Francis Sims
    Francis Sims 6 months ago

    inb4 He's hacking

  • Phonixz
    Phonixz 6 months ago

    Mkwii competitive gang

  • Supreme Buffalo
    Supreme Buffalo 6 months ago

    I absolutely do not get the mania surrounding 'Kart' games.
    Mario Kart bored me as a kid, Crash Nitro Kart bored me as a slightly older kid, etc etc.

  • E_M_E_T
    E_M_E_T 6 months ago

    little did you know, abney would grab the first triple tenko run on chocolate mountain in history... only a matter of weeks after this video was uploaded
    good luck mathias, if you can get it in under 20,000 tries then maybe abney might get dethroned

    • RWhiteGoose
      RWhiteGoose  6 months ago

      Abney's Weathertenko is a shortcut record. Matthias is going for the non-shortcut records.

  • Travis Hunt YouTube PhD

    why do all the speed runners look like they are VERY single.

  • KFC Managers
    KFC Managers 6 months ago +1

    so you said he has 31/32 for basically the whole video then at the end said he has 30/32 nice way to over hype it

  • kozlik12
    kozlik12 6 months ago

    Holy fuck. Whoever the guy is on the thumbnail for this video... you are my doppelganger. I’m trippin right now

  • chbrules
    chbrules 6 months ago

    Just checked right now. Matthias has 30/32 records right now still. He lost to Dan on both FLAP and 3LAP on DK's Jungle track. Here's hoping!

  • M. Janssen
    M. Janssen 6 months ago +1

    Great vid! Try to pronounce those names better next time, though. Vincent Tolwee?

  • snowy
    snowy 7 months ago

    Abney's 3/3 Weathertenko was also one of the biggest achievements

  • The Gladiator
    The Gladiator 7 months ago

    The M2K of mario kart

  • John Smith
    John Smith 7 months ago

    I have no idea why this was recommended to me, but let's be clear; the greatest achievement in 'speed gaming' ranks alongside the greatest achievement in watching slowly hardening diarrhoea on a brisk winters morn

  • Brandon Johnson
    Brandon Johnson 7 months ago

    Matt has some sloppy parts to a lot of his runs, much room for improvement. As soon as I get my new controllers in I’ll be taking all those from him.
    retrofighters.com/#home

  • erkan stefan
    erkan stefan 7 months ago

    you cant rly compare games by registered records that easily beecause if you take game like mario kart the routes are so much easier to learn and then send a record than a game like dark souls or some zeldas.

  • Matt Petty
    Matt Petty 7 months ago

    No. Just no to the whole thing. Speedrunning a game like mariokart is so much easier than say a 4 hour story driven rpg. In comparison speed running Mario kart is a light play session. If he screwed up all he had to do was reset and be back where he was in 5 minutes

  • Youtube User
    Youtube User 7 months ago

    Go Matthias! You can do it!

  • S. D.
    S. D. 7 months ago

    I have played mario kart wii since release with my brother and father
    So many Great memorys...

  • Thumbnail Finder
    Thumbnail Finder 7 months ago

    If anyone ever got every record in OoT it'd be ZFG by a light-year. If power levels were a thing, his would be so high that no one could sense it. He could very easily just ass-blast each and every category.

  • Pensive Scarlet
    Pensive Scarlet 7 months ago

    Nice goin' w/the soundeffects! ;D

  • Deluze
    Deluze 7 months ago +1

    I don't care about speedruns, or about Mario Kart 64. However, your production kept my interest and gave me a lot of insight. A brilliant production. Thank you!