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Old August 2nd, 2014 (08:41 PM). Edited August 9th, 2014 by El Héroe Oscuro.
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- Week #8 -
Think you have what it takes to be PokeCommunity's best gamer? Prove yourself in PC's Year of Gaming Challenges! Each week a new game will be picked to see who has what it takes to get the highest score in a game ranging from old school to current modern classics. The people with the top 3 scores will be given emblems due to their abilities. At the end of the Year of Gaming, the top 3 overall performers will get unique emblems as well. If you have a recommendation on what we should play next, send me a VM/PM and we'll see what we can do!
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"Helicopter Game has stood the test of time as the best free online Flash game in history. Its simplicity and highly addictive quality can't be matched. You earn a score based on the distance travelled, and that's what keeps you playing and saying "just one more game..." It's the perfect time waster."
Rules

✈.You can access the game via the link provided here.
http://www.helicoptergame.net/


✈. After your game is officially over, take a screenshot of your score and comment below with said screenshot. This is how you enter into this challenge. Because of how quickly the current score resets, I will take the best scores for this challenge.

✈. You have an unlimited amount of tries to get the greatest score. However, only the top 3 scoring members will obtain an emblem.

✈. You have one week to participate in this challenge, meaning the last date to send an entry will be August 9th, 11:59 PM ET.
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Standings
1. O'aka XXIII - 4,255 distance
2. Bruce Banner - 3,844 distance
3. Oryx - 3,809 distance
4. Penta Penguin - 3,725 distance
5. Brendino - 3,610 distance
6. Juno - 3,247 distance
7. Pixelrushe - 1,937 distance
8. Stargazer - 1,558 distance
9. Guildmaster Wigglytuff - 1,150 distance
10. Magic - 760 distance
10. Satoshi Ookami - 760 distance
12. Roaming Murkrow - 731 distance
Year of Gaming Universal Standings
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1. <<Chuckles>> - 7 points
1. O'aka XXIII - 7 points
3. Juno - 5 points
4. acatfrommars - 3 points
4. Brendino - 3 points
4. Guildmaster Wigglytuff - 3 points
4. Oryx - 3 points
4. Umbreon - 3 points
9. Klippy - 2 points
9. WarPaint - 2 points
11. Illusione-Tempus - 1 point
11. Roaming Murkrow - 1 point
11. Satoshi Ookami - 1 point
11. USC Yuuka - 1 point

Year of Gaming Hall of Fame
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Challenge #1: Pac-Man
Brendino, acatfrommars, Satoshi Ookami

Challenge #2: Temple Run
O'aka XXIII, WarPaint, acatfrommars

Challenge #3: Tetris
Juno
, Klippy, O'aka XXIII

Challenge #4: Cubefield
<<Chuckles>>, Guildmaster Wigglytuff, USC Yuuka

Challenge #5: Flappy Bird
Umbreon, <<Chuckles>>, Roaming Murkrow

Challenge #6: Minesweeper
Oryx, Juno, Illusione-Tempus

Challenge #7: Catlateral Damage
O'aka XXIII, <<Chuckles>>, Guildmaster Wigglytuff
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Old August 2nd, 2014 (09:06 PM).
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Man I used to be so much better at this game. Out of practice.

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Old August 2nd, 2014 (09:16 PM).
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After about 200 or so tries I finally have a score that isn't too embarrassing.

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Old August 2nd, 2014 (09:27 PM).
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Okay I got one that's slightly better and I'll probably leave this one until someone beats it. I'm waiting for the helicopter whiz to show up, there seems to be one whiz in every game...

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Old August 2nd, 2014 (10:40 PM). Edited August 3rd, 2014 by Quilva.
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Gonna sit this week out unless i am really bored

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Old August 3rd, 2014 (01:57 AM).
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Might as well try.
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Old August 3rd, 2014 (02:18 AM).
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I was never very good at this game.

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Old August 3rd, 2014 (11:52 AM). Edited August 4th, 2014 by Sonata.
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I got the same score like 5 times in a row and then decided to stop totally sucking.

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Old August 3rd, 2014 (09:35 PM).
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I remember spending hours playing this a few years ago when a different forum I used to visit had a challenge of this game. Was surprised I managed to do so well after just a few attempts- hopefully I'll improve as the week goes on.

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Old August 4th, 2014 (12:27 AM).
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I think I'm better at this when I'm too tired to know if I'm actually clicking the mouse or not.
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Old August 4th, 2014 (07:46 AM).
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Wow I suck at this.

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Old August 4th, 2014 (07:52 AM).
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Here's what I have so far:

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Old August 4th, 2014 (04:42 PM). Edited August 4th, 2014 by Pendraflare.
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Got 1186 after a couple tries. Sure I could do better if I really wanted to, though.

edit: Got 1262 20 minutes later.

edit AGAIN: Less than 10 minutes after, this was my high.

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Old August 4th, 2014 (05:20 PM).
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Everything's been updated! O'aka XXIII, Brendino, and Bruce Banner lead the pack in the top 3, but it's anyone's game! 5 days left; best of luck to everyone!
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Old August 5th, 2014 (03:25 AM).
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Finally, a game which I might have a chance of reaching the top 3. I used to play the hell out of this back at school. Will post score once I get it.
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Old August 5th, 2014 (12:52 PM).
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Tried for hours today, this was the best I could get. Well I got like 2186 or something once but then I accidentally closed the window before I could SS.

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Old August 5th, 2014 (02:52 PM).
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Got this on my third try today. lol

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Old August 5th, 2014 (04:43 PM). Edited August 5th, 2014 by Pixelrushe.
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This is as far as I can go, for now. :P

EDIT: Apparently I do better in the middle of the night. ^^

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Old August 6th, 2014 (10:34 AM).
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I BECAME THE HELICOPTER. MY HEART BEAT LIKE ITS BLADES.

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Old August 6th, 2014 (11:24 AM).
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I am become true helichop. You am feel steel blade fan propell soul into cockpit. Bow before king chop chop the helichop.

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Old August 6th, 2014 (12:03 PM).
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Oh yeah? Well I... am still in third place, but did slightly better this time.

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Old August 6th, 2014 (12:51 PM).
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Has anyone else noticed that this game feels longer once you've played it a lot?
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Old August 6th, 2014 (01:12 PM).
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I actually think that it feels quicker. Like after I got to 2000 I started getting to 1000 almost every time even though before that I got 1000 like once every five tries. And then getting to 3000 getting to the upper 1000's was quicker and easier.
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Old August 6th, 2014 (01:25 PM).
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I was feeling so proud of my score, then I scrolled down. :<

I think it goes quicker when I don't keep checking my score. Actually, I usually die when I look at my score.
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Old August 6th, 2014 (02:01 PM).
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En Garde. For thou hast been bested.

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