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Halo 3 Scarab to Scarab
By:Sliding Ghost
Date: 8/24/13 5:13 am

I started seriously working on this trick on August 7th, my birthday, for Halo 3 Done Segmented. I tried various experimental approaches from the Scarab on the right (since doing the launch from the other Scarab does not launch you towards it), which resulted in many different results: http://youtu.be/ni4PeS9E2w8 None of them yielding any success.

In the third week of August, I was under the impression that a direct launch to the other Scarab was impossible. I still think that is the case.

So two days ago, I decided it had to be indirect and so I began utilizing the Scarab on the left (the one we all know and love). I tried launching to the destroyed Scarab so I could jump off of it: http://youtu.be/D731bTHlJkk I either did not get enough distance or I was too high to survive the impact. Soon I was able to get more distance out of the launch, but it would fall short every time. I also tried hijacking a Banshee mid-launch but it kept boosting away.

I was about to quit when this happened: http://youtu.be/MzkFdpAceUw It dawned on me that there was a pattern to this setup, a specific launch trajectory that could achieve the impossible.

Since then, I had reached the Scarab plenty of times, though I always fell off.

My first good result: http://youtu.be/g1k-8i2aNZ4
My third good result: http://youtu.be/vW9rlF8KBgM

Today, at around 12:30 AM PST, I was able to replicate the required launch and achieve the landing that had eluded me.

http://youtu.be/0rGZphiYbag


Messages In This Thread

Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/24/13 5:13 am
     I thought you were talking to me :-)scarab8/24/13 8:22 am
           Re: I thought you were talking to me :-)Sliding Ghost8/24/13 11:56 am
                 Re: I thought you were talking to me :-)scarab8/24/13 1:27 pm
           Re: I thought you were talking to me :-)Sliding Ghost8/24/13 12:00 pm
     I don't get itZackDark8/24/13 11:01 am
           Re: I don't get itSliding Ghost8/24/13 11:58 am
                 Re: I don't get itRockslider8/24/13 5:21 pm
                       Re: I don't get itSliding Ghost8/24/13 5:29 pm
                             Re: I don't get itRockslider8/24/13 6:02 pm
                                   Re: I don't get itSliding Ghost8/24/13 7:39 pm
                                         Rapid Scarab destructionRockslider8/24/13 8:00 pm
                                               Re: Rapid Scarab destructionSliding Ghost8/24/13 8:05 pm
                                                     Got any Theater footage?Rockslider8/24/13 8:15 pm
                                                           Re: Got any Theater footage?Sliding Ghost8/24/13 8:21 pm
                                                                 Re: Got any Theater footage?Rockslider8/24/13 9:47 pm
                                                                       Re: Got any Theater footage?Sliding Ghost8/24/13 11:33 pm
                                                                             Re: Got any Theater footage?Rockslider8/25/13 4:54 am
                                                                                   Re: Got any Theater footage?Sliding Ghost8/25/13 5:45 am
     Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabChappified8/25/13 12:23 am
           Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/25/13 5:45 am
     Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Rockslider8/25/13 10:08 am
           Re: Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Sliding Ghost8/25/13 11:13 am
                 Re: Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Rockslider8/25/13 12:50 pm
                       Re: Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Sliding Ghost8/25/13 1:14 pm
                             Re: Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Rockslider8/25/13 1:30 pm
                                   Re: Set up with Citadel Hornet trick?Sliding Ghost8/25/13 1:35 pm
     Presentation RedoneSliding Ghost8/25/13 12:04 pm
           Re: Presentation RedoneRockslider8/27/13 5:20 pm
     Re: Halo 3 Scarab to Scarabstabbim8/25/13 1:43 pm
           Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/26/13 2:48 am
     Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabDeafhawk368/26/13 11:05 am
           Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/27/13 3:31 am
     So, play Tribes much?GreyThor8/27/13 4:56 am
           Re: So, play Tribes much?Sliding Ghost8/27/13 12:18 pm
                 Re: So, play Tribes much?GreyThor8/28/13 1:04 am
                       Re: So, play Tribes much?Sliding Ghost8/28/13 2:36 am
                             In-flight assistanceRockslider8/28/13 5:24 pm
                                   Re: In-flight assistanceGeneral Vagueness8/28/13 11:14 pm
                                         Re: In-flight assistanceZackDark8/28/13 11:44 pm
                                         Re: In-flight assistanceRockslider8/29/13 7:22 am
                 All you need to know about Tribes *VID*Nikko B2018/28/13 3:19 am
     Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabGeneral Vagueness8/28/13 11:04 pm
           Re: Halo 3 Scarab to Scarabstabbim8/29/13 3:40 pm
                 Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/30/13 2:15 am
           Re: Halo 3 Scarab to ScarabSliding Ghost8/30/13 2:15 am

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