Sunday, May 22nd, 2022

Awesome Games Gone Quick 2022 sets a new record by raising over $ 3.4 million for charity

Awesome Games Done Quick, a video game speed-running marathon that raises money for charity, has raised over $ 3.4 million and set a new record for a single Games Done Quick event.

Games Done Quick shared news twitter Following a week-long 24-hour AGDQ2022, the event raised a total of $ 3,416,729 for the Cancer Prevention Foundation, “the most officially raised amount ever in the history of @ GamesDoneQuick-ANOTHERWR. I confirmed that.

In addition, AGDQ 2022 reached the first $ 1 million donation in the shortest time in Games Done Quick history.

Through the event held on Twitch from January 9th to 16th, speed runners from around the world showed off their amazing skills. This week, several more world records were broken, including Insert Logic’s 28:35 Kena: Bridge of Spirits, Jaxler’s 44:18 Pumpkin Jack, and Shadow the past’s 17:21 Webbed.

There were also some other really impressive runs you can see Games Done Quick YouTube channel, Includes Sekiro’s blindfold run: Shadows Die Twice. Yes, you read that right.

according to Games Done Quick Donation Tracker, AGDQ features 148 runs, 28,034 donations, and 49,438 donations.

Since 2010, Games Done Quick has been $ 37 million for various charities around the world, including Doctors Without Borders, Doctors Without Borders, Direct Relief, AbleGamers, Malala Fund, and Organization for Autism Research. We are collecting the above.

At AGDQ 2021, it’s great to see the team raise $ 3.13 million for the Prevent Cancer Foundation and see it continue to gain momentum.

The next event for GDQ is Frost Fatales, a winter speed running event for all women from February 27th to March 5th. SummerGamesDoneQuick2022 will be held again this year, but details will be announced at a later date.

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Adam Bankhurst is an IGN news writer. You can follow him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst from Cramps.