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Games Done Quick's Flame Fatales Returns August 15th-21st
Games Done Quick's all-women's speedrunning event Flame Fatales will be returning this year from August 15th-21st As usual, the week-long event will showcase the skills of the women-in-speedrunning by highlighting some of the best of the best in the community, all for a great charitable cause Last year the organization raised funds for the Malala[...]
Summer Games Done Quick Returns Online For 2021
The organizers behind Games Done Quick revealed today that their summertime edition will be going back online for 2021 We may be seeing a light at the end of the tunnel for the pandemic, but the reality is we're still a little ways off from public events being relatively safe from possible spreading, so the[...]
Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 Announces Online Schedule
Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 revealed that they managed to raise over $2.75 Million during their 8-day online charity stream In case you happen to be unfamiliar with this event, from January 3rd-10th, hundreds of gamers got together to play several old-school titles as quickly as they could in bizarre speedrunning fashion with the goal[...]
Games Done Quick Announces All-Women Event Called Fleet Fatales
Games done Quick will be doing something a little different this month for their next speedrunning event as they present Fleet Fatales Viewers will be getting a cool experience for this one as all of the players will be women who will be playing games as quickly as they can to benefit a charity This[...]
Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 Announces Online Schedule
The filks behind Games Done Quick have officially released their schedule for the next event, Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 Much as the previous event was handled, due to the ongoing pandemic and the fact that the United States can't be bothered to get a grip on things, the entire event will be taking place[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
In what feels like a safe and predictable move, Games Done Quick has decided to move their winter event online At the end of Summer Games Done Quick, which took place last month as an online-only event after a couple months of plans changing here and there, the organization revealed that Awesome Games Done Quick[...]
Summer Games Done Quick 2020 Online Raises $2.3M
Summer Games Done Quick 2020 ended yesterday evening with an impressive total of $2.3 million raised for Doctors Without Borders It was an interesting road to get to this year's event as COVID-19 threw a wrench into the planned activities in person this year, forcing the entire event to take place online through a series[...]
Summer Games Done Quick Reveals Their 2020 Schedule
Earlier today, the folks at GDQ revealed their complete lineup for Summer Games Done Quick as the 2020 version goes online The event was in jeopardy for a hot minute this year as COVID-19 changed plans a couple of times from moving the event back to taking it all the way online After changing the[...]
Summer Games Done Quick 2020 Changes To An Online Event
The annual Summer Games Done Quick announced today they are changing thief format for 2020 and are taking the event online The plans for SGDQ have changed a few times ever since the COVID-19 outbreak forced people to reorganized and adjust to life with ever-changing circumstances Originally the plan was to push the event back[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
This past weekend, Games Done Quick held a special online-only charity stream in an effort to raise money for help with the coronavirus The organization planned three days of content from some well-known speedrunners to give you some entertainment at home while also asking for your donations Today they're proud to announce those efforts garnered[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
Games Done Quick had a pair of announcements today as they are holding a new benefit event as well as postponing one due to the coronavirus outbreak The organization has announced they will be hosting a special speedrunning marathon coming up called Corona Relief Done Quick (CRDQ) The event will go to support the efforts[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
For as much good as Games Done Quick does for charitable causes, it seems a year can't go by without some sort of controversy Kotaku is reporting that speedrunner Luzbelheim has been suspended after it came to light that their Twitter bio included the word "feminazism" It all started with fellow speedrunner StebMcDreb posted a[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
Awesome Games Done Quick just came to a close, and as they put another winter event behind them, they closed out the night in style! The event closed just a few minutes ago with a total of $3,131,475 That beats the previous record set during Summer Games Done Quick 2019, which was $3,039,596, making this[...]
Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 Kicks Off Sunday
This Sunday, January 5th, the folks over at Games Done Quick will be kicking off Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 live from Orlando If you're not familiar with this event, this is an eight-day marathon with gamers from across the globe pop in to play some of the most famous video games as quickly as[...]
Games Done Quick Releases The AGDQ 2020 List
It's time for all speedrunners far and wide to make their way to Florida as Games Done Quick has released their complete list for AGDQ 2020 You can check out the full list here as they have the usual suspects racing against the clock, hoping their brand of entertainment will cause you to donate to[...]