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One of many two beginning bosses in The Scrumptious Final Course, Bootlegger Boogie could be a little overwhelming, very similar to the opposite beginning boss of the DLC, Glumstone in Gnome Approach Out.
It’s one of many bosses with a number of mini-bosses, every of which has its personal set of talents and assaults. The Bootlegger Boogie may attempt to let you know it solely has three phases, however it’ll hit you with a shock ending, a false Knockout!
As per common with Cuphead bosses, you should memorize their strikes, anticipate the subsequent one and hope your hand-eye coordination is as much as the duty. However bear in mind, these bosses are supposed to be onerous so don’t be too powerful on your self should you’re struggling. Take a break, step away from it and check out once more.
Some gear and builds are going to be considerably higher than others. Though we tried out just a few, we rapidly realized that Roundabout is the perfect shot for the Bootlegger Boogie. It’s essentially the most helpful one for all three of the primary phases. However should you’ve not obtained Roundabout, now we have second set-up that labored, although not fairly as rapidly.
- Shot A: Roundabout
- Shot B: Unfold
- Tremendous: Your desire
- Attraction: Astral Cookie
- Shot A: Converge
- Shot B: Twist-Up
- Tremendous: Your desire
- Attraction: Coronary heart Ring
We additionally performed as Chalice throughout this boss, her double leap and parry sprint made maneuverability a complete lot simpler. To not point out Chalice’s additional life was a godsend once we had been fooled out of a knockout by the Bootlegger Boogie.
Bootlegger Boogie Stage One
Stage One begins with the Mobster’s Spider. This stage is an impediment course and requires you to handle your house. The Spider slowly begins to fill the house along with his Internet Bombs or his Mobster Goons. It’s as much as you to maintain damaging him whereas additionally clearing house so that you can transfer round. Right here are some things to recollect about this stage:
- Internet Bombs: You possibly can detonate the net bombs and sprint away earlier than they injury you, clearing that house. It’s finest to do that as quickly as they present up in any other case you’ll rapidly be overwhelmed.
- The Cops: On the very fringe of the display screen, you’ll see a cop fly present up and hearth on the spider. These flies by no means shoot at you however the smoke cloud from their shot can nonetheless injury you. These smoke clouds might be parried.
- The Goons: The Goons will seem within the background the place they’ll be a part of the stage, supplying you with an opportunity to get out of the way in which. You possibly can shoot and kill them as quickly as they’re on stage in any other case they may proceed to fly off-screen.
- The Spider: The Spider will transfer off-screen both to the left or proper, however the facet he leaves on tells you on which facet he’ll return. If he left the stage on the correct facet, he’ll come again from the correct facet.
The simplest and quickest technique to get previous this stage of the Bootlegger Boogie is to make use of Roundabout. Drop onto the identical stage the spider was on, and hearth reverse roundabout photographs onto him. Then transfer onto the subsequent stage, and so long as you’ve been clearing the stage of hazards, it is a very easy factor to do. However listed below are the Spider’s essential assaults and how you can spot them:
- Calling within the Boys: The Spider will cease and produce a cellphone, throughout this time you may hearth on him. At this level, the Spider’s Goons will begin to seem on the stage.
- The Internet Bombs: The Spider will cease and rapidly pull out a button, urgent it and dropping down three to 4 net bombs throughout the stage.
- Caterpillar: The Spider may carry out an caterpillar which he’ll throw out. The caterpillar then turns into a hazard that bounces throughout the stage in an M form.
When you decide up on the patterns, you’ll be capable to beat the Spider and transfer onto stage two very quickly.
Bootlegger Boogie Stage Two
Stage two might sound fairly hectic; there’s quite a bit occurring on display screen and also you may really feel like you may’t cease shifting. However that’s the place you’d be mistaken. This stage, although somewhat horrifying at first, is definitely the simplest as soon as you realize what you’re doing. However first right here’s the primary issues to look out for:
- The Wasp and music participant’s hit field: It’s a complete lot greater than you may suppose, so ensure you give them quite a lot of house in any other case you may stray somewhat too shut and take successful.
- Explosive Barrels and Cops: The highest and backside stage often have a cop or explosive barrel transfer throughout them. They gained’t linger for lengthy however you may shoot and kill both of them.
- The Music Streams: There are six strains, three of which transfer clockwise and the opposite three anti-clockwise. They’ll flip yellow to point they’re going to develop into hazardous. You possibly can nonetheless contact them whereas yellow however, once they’re pink, outrun them or use Chalice’s invulnerable roll.
Now how do you beat stage two of Bootlegger Boogie? Have Roundabout geared up and keep within the center lane. Flip and shoot on the wasp, then, once you see which music streams are going to be hazardous, transfer with them onto the alternative facet of the stage. Hold your distance from the wasp and the music participant and also you’ll in a short time take care of this annoying wasp.
Cautious – even once you’ve crushed her, each she and the music field nonetheless have successful field. Should you transfer onto them, you’ll take injury. As an alternative, make your technique to the correct facet of the display screen and anticipate Stage three.
Bootlegger Boogie Stage Three
Stage three introduces the ant-eater and offers you a glimpse of the Mob’s snail beneath his hat. The Anteater is sort of simple to learn so long as you’ve got fast reactions.
It begins with its mouth and tongue on the left facet of the display screen, in order quickly as you beat stage two, transfer to the correct. Solely the mouth and tongue take injury, so you should concentrate on that. The mouth strikes between ranges, both utilizing a brief tongue assault or it’ll cost up, and its tongue strikes throughout the entire display screen, grabbing a bundle of flies that it’ll spit again out. These flies transfer rapidly throughout the display screen however you may destroy them. Utilizing Roundabout, you may line up your photographs completely, leaving you with an opportunity to concentrate on dodging.
To beat stage three of the Bootlegger Boogie, the most secure method is only a matter of endurance. Attempt to transfer onto the correct platforms so your Roundabout photographs hit the Anteater, shifting to the alternative facet of the display screen when it strikes. We additionally extremely recommend you save your Tremendous cost till the subsequent stage, at this level you is likely to be on one HP and after this battle, you’ll need to be completed as quickly as doable.
A false knockout! The Mob’s boss, the snail, seems from beneath the Anteater’s hat and throws projectiles down at you in an arc. At this level, ideally, you’ll have your Tremendous, and all you should do now’s hit him with it, killing him immediately. Should you don’t have your Tremendous, then simply reign down on him together with your Unfold assault whereas dodging his projectiles.
And there you’ve got it, you’ve crushed the Moonshine Mob in Bootlegger Boogie.
Should you nonetheless didn’t get them, don’t fear. Keep in mind, don’t hand over. Cuphead – The Scrumptious Final Course is difficult. Take a break from the sport, and let your mind course of the data and patterns. You’ll see that once you return, it’ll be a complete lot simpler.