Upcoming Dates

All deadlines end at 11:59PM Pacific Time unless otherwise specified.

  • AGDQ2020 Event

    January 5-12th at Orlando, FL

  • AGDQ2020 Hotel

    DoubleTree Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
    See Guide for Info

  • AGDQ2020 Game/Volunteer Submissions

    Deadline passed.

  • AGDQ2020 Prize Submissions

    Now open!

  • AGDQ2020 Schedule

    Now live!
    New game submission period is Nov. 13-20, all games/DLC released on/after Aug. 1 2019 are eligible.

  • AGDQ2020 Registration for Attendance

    Now - December 4th
    Wave 1: Oct 7th @ 6PM PDT
    Wave 2: Oct 11th @ 8AM PDT
    Total attendance cap: 3000

  • SGDQ2020 Event

    June 21-28th at Bloomington, MN

  • Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 News!

    Learn about attending AGDQ2020, head to your profile to register. Don't forget to book a hotel room, you can book with our discount group rate by visiting the attendance guide!.

    The AGDQ2020 Games List is now live as well, check it out!

    Also, the AGDQ2020 schedule is now live! Be sure to check it out and plan to see your favorite runs!

    Summer Games Done Quick Smashes Records!

    Thanks to your generous support, GDQ was able to set a new all-time event record of over $3 million, with donations benefiting Doctors Without Borders! Once again we also thank all of the runners, volunteers (both on and off-site), staff and donors who helped to make it happen!

    Games Done Quick Express Hits New TwitchCon Record!

    Games Done Quick Express 2019 has now concluded, and raised a new record for GDQx events: $152,400.81. 100% of the donations raised went directly to The AbleGamers Foundation!

    Missed a run from GDQx2019? Be sure to check out our VODS on YouTube.

    What is Games Done Quick?

    Games Done Quick is a series of charity video game marathons. These events feature high-level gameplay by speedrunners raising money for charity. Games Done Quick has teamed up with several charities in its nine-year history, including Doctors Without Borders and the Prevent Cancer Foundation. We are currently the largest fundraising event globally for both charities!

    To date, Games Done Quick has raised over 22.3 million dollars for charity. We also average over 2000 people in attendance at our events, including staff, volunteers, runners, and attendees just looking to have fun and support the event!

    Two Events Annually

    Awesome Games Done Quick


    2020: January 5-12th

    Summer Games Done Quick


    2020: June 21-28th

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    Our staff can be reached on our contact page.