The week-long speedrunning marathon Superior Video games Completed Fast 2021 raised over $2.7 million for the Stop Most cancers Basis on Sunday morning.
The occasion started final Sunday with a Mirror’s Edge speedrun and concluded earlier immediately with an “All Dungeons” run of The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time ending on a complete of $2,758,847 raised for the group. Donations are nonetheless being taken after the occasion ended, and the whole is $2,760,340 on the time of this writing.
The overall was lower than final yr’s occasion which raised over $3.1 million, however Superior Video games Completed Fast 2021 was held as a web based solely occasion as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
There have been 157 speedruns through the occasion together with video games resembling Hades, Metallic Gear Stable 4: Weapons of the Patriots, Left 4 Lifeless 2, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and extra. It could even be the one time that Tremendous Mario Bros. 35 is ran at a GDQ occasion because the Nintendo Swap on-line battle royale sport will likely be playable till March 31.
The corporate famous that the annual Summer time Video games Completed Fast will likely be occurring this yr, however didn’t announce a date or every other particulars. The occasion is normally held in June or July, although was postponed to August final yr on account of the pandemic.