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GDQ Suspends Speedrunner With 'Feminazism' In Twitter Profile, Raising Lots Of Questions

GDQ Suspends Speedrunner With 'Feminazism' In Twitter Profile, Raising Lots Of Questions

The tenth annual installation of Awesome Games Done Quick wrapped up yesterday, raising over $3 million for charity and bringing in hundreds of thousands of viewers. But as the event gets bigger, so
How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2020

How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2020

Awesome Games Done Quick is back for its 11th year and just in time for anyone who needs a little pick-me-up after the holidays or a timely distraction from everything else going on in the world. Read
The RetroBeat: 5 speedruns to watch during Awesome Games Done Quick 2020

The RetroBeat: 5 speedruns to watch during Awesome Games Done Quick 2020

Awesome Games Done Quick starts on Saturday. The speedrunning marathon will go on for a week and take in donations for the Prevent Cancer Foundation.
Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 Celebrates 10th Anniversary This Weekend

Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 Celebrates 10th Anniversary This Weekend

You have a lot of choices when it comes to streaming content, but two weeks a year, Games Done Quick puts on a 24/7 must-watch week of entertainment. And with a new year comes a new marathon of video
Meet MASHBot, the touchscreen-tapping, Nintendo DS-playing robot

Meet MASHBot, the touchscreen-tapping, Nintendo DS-playing robot

New bot shows automated play doesn’t need emulators or controller-port “cheats.”
The Best Speedruns From AGDQ 2019

The Best Speedruns From AGDQ 2019

Awesome Games Done Quick 2019 finished this weekend, raising $2.3 million dollars for charity. There were countless speedruns but if you missed the marathon, here are some of the best ones. Whether
Awesome Games Done Quick Ends with $2.3 Million Raised For Charity

Awesome Games Done Quick Ends with $2.3 Million Raised For Charity

On Friday, the charity speedrunning stream hit one million dollars for US charity Prevent Cancer Foundation. Late on Saturday night, it hit two million dollars, and the crowd went wild.Read more...
Luigi's Mansion Speedrun Makes Me Excited For Luigi's Mansion 3

Luigi's Mansion Speedrun Makes Me Excited For Luigi's Mansion 3

I owned Luigi’s Mansion on GameCube when I was slightly smaller than I am now. My younger brother and I would try to get through its spooky, ghost-filled levels together, sharing tips and wasting our
Heartbreaking Divinity: Original Sin 2 Speedrun Highlights How Luck Is A Speedrunner's Nemesis

Heartbreaking Divinity: Original Sin 2 Speedrun Highlights How Luck Is A Speedrunner's Nemesis

Awesome Games Done Quick is the speedrunning equivalent of the Olympics, only more frequent and featuring way more pizza. But what happens when a speedrunner has the equivalent of a loose
Hollow Knight Speedrun Has A Tense Finale

Hollow Knight Speedrun Has A Tense Finale

Hollow Knight is a quiet game of exploration and difficult bosses that can take dozens of hours to complete. Last Sunday at Awesome Games Done Quick, a speedrunner beat it in under 90 minutes. The run
Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Can it really be that time again? Awesome Games Done Quick is upon us once more, showcasing the very best and very fastest of speedrunners in a week-long marathon of Personal Bests and ridiculous
Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Can it really be that time again? Awesome Games Done Quick is upon us once more, showcasing the very best and very fastest of speedrunners in a week-long marathon of Personal Bests and ridiculous
Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Here's Where, When, And How To Watch Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Can it really be that time again? Awesome Games Done Quick is upon us once more, showcasing the very best and very fastest of speedrunners in a week-long marathon of Personal Bests and ridiculous

The exhausting, never-ending life of speedrunning live-streamer Halfcoordinated

When Clint 'Halfcoordinated' Lexa was spending thousands of hours doing insane runs in Castle Crashers, streaming was the furthest thing from his mind. Now, almost ten years later, he doesn’t pick up
How To Skip Half Of Final Fantasy IV By Climbing Stairs

How To Skip Half Of Final Fantasy IV By Climbing Stairs

The fastest way to beat the iconic role-playing game Final Fantasy IV isn’t to dash through the final dungeon or grind for all the best spells. It’s to walk up and down the same staircase 63
The Best Speedruns From AGDQ 2018

The Best Speedruns From AGDQ 2018

Last week was a seven-day bonanza full of exciting speedruns, as the Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 marathon raised over two million dollars for charity. Here are some of my favorite runs from the
Awesome Games Done Quick Raises Over $2.2 Million For Charity For The Second Year In A Row

Awesome Games Done Quick Raises Over $2.2 Million For Charity For The Second Year In A Row

Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) is a week long slumber party where some people beat all kinds of video games super fast while thousands more watch. Now in its ninth year, the marathon wrapped up early
People Are Still Finding New Ways To Break Classic RPGs

People Are Still Finding New Ways To Break Classic RPGs

What’s it like to speedrun huge role-playing games like Final Fantasy VI and Chrono Trigger? What kind of tricks are people still discovering? Today on Kotaku Splitscreen, we talk to a speedrunner to
You Have To Watch This Nail Biting Resident Evil 7 Speedrun

You Have To Watch This Nail Biting Resident Evil 7 Speedrun

Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 boasts dozens of speedruns where runners make difficult games look like a cakewalk. CarcinogenSDA’s Resident Evil 7 speedrun turns the game’s toughest challenge into a
AGDQ Twitch Chat Is Tolerable Right Now, But Not Everyone Is Happy

AGDQ Twitch Chat Is Tolerable Right Now, But Not Everyone Is Happy

The Games Done Quick speedrunning charity marathon started up this weekend. The event, coming off years of increased runner and chat-related controversy, has taken extra steps to keep their chat free