What is Games Done Quick?

Games Done Quick is a series of charity video game marathons. These events feature high-level play by speedrunners raising money for charity. Games Done Quick has teamed up with several charities in its five-year history, such as Doctors Without Borders and the Prevent Cancer Foundation.

SGDQ2015 Game Submissions Open!

Want to run a game at Summer Games Done Quick 2015? First, check the SGDQ 2015 Game Submission Thread for information on submitting games and the selection process here.

When you're done, Register for a GDQ account or log in, and submit your games with this form. Read carefully, you only get one shot!


Awesome Games Done Quick 2015 is over! After 160 hours of speedrunning the final donation total to the Prevent Cancer Foundation was $1,575,000. We'd like to thank anyone that participated in AGDQ — from any spectator to all runners.

Videos of AGDQ are currently being uploaded to the Games Done Quick YouTube Channel.

Two Events Annually

Awesome Games Done Quick


2016: TBD

Summer Games Done Quick


2015: July 26 — August 1st

Coming up:

Summer Games Done Quick 2015 is our next event, benefitting Doctors Without Borders. More information, including times and location, will be available in the near future.

Questions? Media inquiries?

Send an email to Andrew Schroeder, Event Director of Summer Games Done Quick (currently filling in for Mike Uyama who is out on medical leave).