Summer season Video video games Completed Quick 2020, the web sport speedrunning marathon that raises money for charity, has merely raised over $2.Three million for Medical docs With out Borders.
@GamesDoneQuick launched the nice info on Twitter, and well-known that the following two Video video games Completed Quick events shall be Fleet Fatales (November 15-21) and Superior Video video games Completed Quick 2021 (January 3-10, 2021).

SGDQ 2020 befell from Sunday, August 16 – Sunday, August 23, and seen 33,639 donations from viewers world broad, consistent with the official donation tracker.

There have been 148 runs, 159 prizes given out, and 20,430 donors who made a median donation of $68.71. These donations had been made by the use of direct donations, Twitch subscriptions and bits given all through Video video games Completed Quick’s streams, and purchases from companions like The Yetee and Fangamer.

This 12 months’s SGDQ featured its first ever VR speedrun in Half-Life: Alyx, alongside video video games like Final Fantasy VII Remake, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Bros., and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.

The Video video games Completed Quick events typically occur in particular person, much like Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 that raised $3.13 million, nonetheless the COVID-19 pandemic made it so SGDQ 2020 was fully online. It was an unfortunate change, however it’s good to see it was nonetheless an infinite success.You’ll have the ability to rewatch all the speedruns on Games Done Quick’s YouTube channel, and be taught additional about donating and getting involved at their website.

For additional speedrunning goodness, moreover keep in mind to strive our Devs React to Speedruns series for games like Half-Life 2, Doom Eternal, and SpongeBob: Battle for Bikini Bottom.

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Adam Bankhurst is a info writer for IGN. You’ll have the ability to observe him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst and on Twitch.

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