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West Ocean Adjacent rooms Wrecked Ship East Missile Room
Wrecked Ship Main Shaft


There are many different strategies for this room, several of which are viable, but must be balanced appropriately depending on how much health and ammo you have coming in.

Any% KPDR/100%

Street Sweeper

This is the fastest known strat, but it does cost health, along with two Supers.

Left Side

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The left side strat is slightly slower, but grabs multiple drops, uses no health, and only uses a few missiles.


The most common strat for PRKD is to mockball under the Kihunter to the right, fire a missile at the right side Atomic, then use a combination of Missiles and Supers on the left-side enemies.

This method only uses one Super:

Double Double

"Probably not worth it unless you're absolutely full on Supers and hurting for Power Bombs."