Featured custom level
The chessboard structure with the character "虬"
Moqiu (魔虬, English name: The Devil Dragon) is a Ballance custom level created by ImbalanceDream, released on 1 July 2012. Just as ImbalanceDream's words, "The way to passing this level is so difficult that even more difficult than going to the sky. Don't play it with a irritated mindset. I pay a high tribute to those who can pass this level.", this custom map 's aim is testing your technique and it is so long that everyone feels exhausted during playing. So, these features make most of the Ballance players discouraged.
This map has 8 sections. Every sections needs to pay some time to think. The techniques, which this map will test for you, include riding ball, missing transformer, controlling wood/paper ball on monorails and etc. Moqiu is the map with middle-difficulty in all of the custom maps. If you are a beginner and you want to look throught roughly. Please check ImbalanceDream's video.
There are some many points which are benefit to learn by subsequent cartographer. For example, using turnstiles and prop stone ball to lift player, setting extra dead zone to avoid shortcut and massive chessboard structure to block player (In the upgraded version, the creator adds so many character "虬" here. This makes many games feel dizzy. Later, it became the symbol of this map).
Within a week after the release, Many Ballance players try to pass this level and some of them publish some personal insights after passing this level.
- If Ballance has 100 levels, this will be the 101st level. – sterd3
- This extraordinary map might shock the designers of Ballance. – 周元龙周元龙
Later, Moqiu, Moneng Space and Double Path become the well-known maps in custom map field. And it is downloaded and played by countless beginners and speerunners.
ImbalanceDream uploaded a video about passing Moqiu with 1 life on Youtube, July 8, 2017. It earn 68265 viewer, 116 like and 41 comments (till July 2018). It might the most popular video about Ballance custom map after Moneng Spance's video. It's easy to see that almost Ballance players like this map. It is difficult to do for custom maps. It is also a shining point of Moqiu.
Did you know ...
- The Ballance custom map, exported by Virtools 5, can not be loaded by Ballance.
- All of the NMO files located in the folder called 3D Entities are CMO files.
- You can increase the ball's speed in game via setting the refresh rate of Ballance
- 2 abandoned stone transformers are located above the Level 13's last checkpoint.
- If you push a prop ball on monorails, both you and the prop ball will fall from monorails.
- The shreds of ball have effect on elements.
- A horizontal fan will give paper ball a constant force whose direction is up.
- A prop stone ball doesn't break wood bridge. Fan couldn't lift a prop paper ball up.
- If you set a horizontal 34 element, the stone block of 34 element will slide on a surface without any friction. You will trigger 34 element's bug and make your ball fly into the sky when you use stone or wood ball to cross a horizontal 34 element. The farther initial position, the more unstable status of 34 element.
- You can unlock all levels via inputting gravity in CREDIT page.(Temporary unlock)
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The classic and well-known avatar of 四中2014届1班
四中2014届1班 is a Ballance hard core player in China. He has broken so many Chinese speedrun records and has a good reputation in Chinese speedrun field.
- Broke Level 2's record in CSR mode (2:20.5) on April 10, 2018. Video (Bilibili)
- Come back and break Level 6's record in CHS mode (5124) on April 5, 2018. Video (Bilibili)
- Earn 7 points and break Level 8's record in CSR mode (2:16.5) on August 8, 2017 Video (Youku)
- Broke Level 11's record in CHS mode (5903) at the 5th anniversary of coming into Chinese Ballance Forum, April 29, 2017. Video (Youku)
变形的木球 is a shining star in Chinese Ballance speedrun territory. He was respected by almost Chinese Ballance players.
- Broke Level 12's record in CHS mode(9562) at his 18th birthday, August 10, 2017. Video (Youku)
- Broke Level 12's record in CSR mode (2:46.0) on January 23, 2017. Video (Youku)
- Broke Level 1's record in CHS mode (4726) on January 10, 2017, during preparing NCEE. Video (Youku)
Leemyy is a German professional Ballance speedrunner. He also is speedrun.com's Ballance page's moderator. He maintains the fastest record of RTA-12 at the present.
TheWinslinator is a American Ballance speedrunner. He is extraordinary in RTA. The technology he showed in RTA-13 is also shocking.
Only the content that can be downloaded will be listed here, and no links will be attached. If you need to download, please go to this website and all the resources listed here can be downloaded there.
There are only some important resources existed, such as Ballance install app. More resources are coming soon.
- Ballance Install App (Only for the people who lost CD or want to try Ballance): Install Ballance directly.
- Ballance Mapping Tools Package: The best tools package for Ballance mappers.
- Ballance Tools Box (Multi-language): The best way to configure the settings related to Ballance.
- Ballance Map Pack: a pack of high-quality custom levels.