Awesome Games Done Quick 2020 has wrapped up, and as soon as once more the occasion has damaged its personal fundraising information. This yr’s AGDQ raised greater than $3.1 million USD (about £2.37 million) for the Forestall Most cancers Basis, a US-based non-profit devoted to the prevention and early detection of most cancers.
This yr’s grand complete got here to exactly $3,133,012.78 from 54,132 individual donations. The typical donation was $57.88 (£44.30). Speedrunners showcased video games from throughout gaming’s historical past, with a couple of speedruns dedicated to a few of final yr’s greatest hits. Satan Could Cry 5, Blasphemous, Sekiro, Management, and a 30-minute away from Destiny 2’s Last Wish raid.
In fact, AGDQ was additionally the possibility to see some bizarre, forgotten video games too. NPC did a run of Cybergenic Ranger: Secret of the Seventh Planet, and cook dinner determined to regale the group with a run of one thing known as Normy’s Seaside Babe-O-Rama for the Genesis.
The ultimate run of the occasion was a run of Tremendous Metroid Inconceivable, which is a ROM hack of the unique SNES Tremendous Metroid that makes the sport, properly, if not unimaginable, let’s name it absurdly tough. Speedrunner Oatsngoats completed the entire recreation with a time of two:23:42.6 for an exciting conclusion to the week of inventive runs.
You possibly can catch a couple of moments from Oatsngoats run right here:
Packing up, however simply needed to share these clips from @Oatsngoats‘ Tremendous Metroid run at #AGDQ2020. Seeing the group rally behind him to assist him get by some powerful segments was actually superb. pic.twitter.com/koO9gXm807
— Esteban Martinez (@TheBesteban) January 12, 2020
This yr’s occasion raised greater than $100,000 over the earlier file.
AGDQ 2020 could also be over, however there’s at all times the following occasion to look ahead to. Summer time Video games Accomplished Fast will kick off June 21 in Bloomington, Minnesota – however you’ll at all times be capable to tune in on Twitch.