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.

Awesome Games Done Quick 2016

Awesome Games Done Quick 2016 is coming up soon! Starting on January 3rd, 2016, at Herndon, VA, the event will once again be benefitting the Prevent Cancer Foundation! Attendee registration will be opening around October 22nd.

If you are a runner, we also have more news for you! Game submissions have now opened! Make an account, and then head to your profile! Make sure to read the instructions carefully, you only get one shot! Submissions close on October 17th!

Summer Games Done Quick RESULTS

Summer Games Done Quick 2015 is all over, and the final total, as of August 5th, is $1,233,844.10 for Doctors Without Borders! This is the biggest and most successful SGDQ in Games Done Quick history! Stay tuned here for information on future events, and for our SGDQ2015 high quality VODs.

Two Events Annually

Awesome Games Done Quick


2016: January 3 - 10

Summer Games Done Quick


2015: July 26 — August 1st

Coming up:

Awesome Games Done Quick 2016 is the next event taking place in January, 2016. The event will be taking place from Jan 3, 2016 - Jan 10, 2016, at the Hilton Dulles Airport Hotel, in Herndon, VA. Attendee registration will be opening around Oct 22, 2015.

Questions? Media inquiries?

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