I’m sure we can all agree that it’s been an entertaining, surprising and enjoyable way to begin 2017 for video games and fundraising. To add to all the Nintendo Switch hype, Games Done Quick has pulled together all the best speedrunners to finish well past the US$2 Million mark.
The final tally stood somewhat past $2.2 million, though as of this post there’s still more donations coming in. It’s a fantastic number to achieve for a team that’s been running for many years and continue to grow and expand, not least of which because of the talent on display and the increase interest in speedrunning itself.
It’s a fantastic achievement, one that should be commended. As for the event itself, we’ve already mentioned a few highlights from the week long show, but here’s a few more in case you missed them: