Awesome Games Done Quick Smashes Last Year’s Record & Makes $2.2 Million

Video game speedrunning occasion Awesome Games Done Quick wrapped up as of late on January 15. The occasion was a colossal achievement. As per the occasion’s financing tracker, more than $2.2 million was raised for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. Furthermore, it smashed the 2016 occasion’s $1.2 million in subsidizing.

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Awesome Games Done Quick crushes its own last year record

There were some truly marvelous speedruns over the span of the weeklong occasion. Moreover, this includes games like The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker and Super Mario Galaxy 2. There were numerous other prominent games as well. The speedruns were chronicled and you can watch them on YouTube.

A year ago’s winter Awesome Games Done Quick acquired just $1.2 million by correlation. This makes the late AGDQ’s conclusion a memorable minute not only for the gathering but rather for the specialty of speedrunning by and large. It is one of gaming’s more specialty group’s that is gradually been increasing and gaining more popularity as of late as its players keep on plumbing the profundities of what’s conceivable in games extending from The Legend of Zelda to Dark Souls III.

The Prevent Cancer Foundation was established in 1985. The non-benefit association is centered around cancer anticipation and early discovery through research, instruction, and support.

Source: Polygon

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