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Definitive Vanilla
DmC: Devil May Cry
Main platforms PC
PS3/XBox 360
Timing LRT
Framerate PC - Uncapped
PS3/XBox 360 - 30

DmC: Devil May Cry

DmC: Devil May Cry is a 2013 action-adventure game developed by Ninja Theory and published by Capcom. A parallel game to the mainline Devil May Cry series. A DLC expansion for the game, titled Vergil's Downfall was released on 23 March 2013.

In 2015, a remastered edition of the full game was released known as DmC: Definitive Edition with the significant improvements. The game runs at 60 framerate and includes all downloadable content. Gameplay features were massively overhauled. This release is still exclsuive to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Leaderboards & Categories

You will have a choice between these characters Dante and Vergil then pick their respective categories:

  • New Game - Beats the game as fast as possible from a new file.
  • New Game+ - Beats the game as fast as possible from a cleared file.

Dante has his categories split between Any% and No Major Glitches

  • Any% - Any means necessary without any restriction.
  • No Major Glitches - Limited to using the game's mechanics any forms of Out of Bounds Wall Break and such are not allowed.

Getting Started

  • Visit the Getting Started page for information on how to get started with DmC speedrunning.
  • Refer to the General Rules for rules that apply to all categories of DmC speedrunning.
  • Check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) if you have general questions regarding methods and strategies used in DmC speedruns.

Information & Utilities

Boss Strategies


DmC Strategies usually emphasizes on the movement tricks and skips that significantly shorten the amount of time needed to complete the game.


(These rules apply to all DmC speedrun categories. Each category also has its own set of rules in addition to the one listed here.)

  • Definitive Edition run time is counted as the Real Time Attack (RTA).
  • Vanilla run time is counted as the Load Time Removal (LRT).
  • Definitive Edition Timer starts when confirming the “Start Mission” prompt after selecting Start Mission on the Mission 1 menu screen.
  • Submissions must contain all footage for the run provided including difficulty choice.
  • Any modifications to the game that affect the gameplay itself is not allowed.

External Resources