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Awesome Games Done Quick 2016 Charity Speedrunning Event Concludes Raising Over $1.2 Million

by Kyle Hilliard on Jan 10, 2016 at 05:35 AM

Awesome Games Done Quick 2015 concluded last night moving beyond the million dollar mark in its fundraising efforts.

The event began on January 3 and after a week of streaming, it concluded last night. Games Done Quick announced hitting the $1.2 million mark about eight hours ago. In total, the event raised $1,211,978.32 for the Prevent Cancer Foundation..

Over the course of its now bi-annual event, Games Done Quick has marathoned speedruns while taking donations to raise more than $6 million for charity.

[Source: @GamesDoneQuick, Games Done Quick]

 

Our Take
Love tuning into Games Done Quick every year. It's always a showcase of mind-blowing stuff, and their fundraising amounts are expanding more and more. It's just a great thing all around.