Superior Video games Performed Fast (AGDQ), the annual week-long speedrunning marathon for charity, kicks off on Sunday, and if this 12 months’s schedule is something to go by, the occasion guarantees to be one other thrilling occasion of jaw-dropping gaming.
The lineup for this 12 months has an ideal mixture of outdated and new video games that gamers will attempt to beat as quick as they probably can. I’m personally excited to see Chicory: A Colourful Story beat in 35 minutes, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Aside completed in simply over an hour and a half, and the unique Halo completed in an hour and 17 minutes on Legendary. Among the races appear to be they could possibly be nice to look at, too, just like the 26-minute three-way Diddy Kong Racing race. (Will they beat Wizpig? Tune in to seek out out.) And one of many remaining runs could possibly be one of many occasion’s finest: the hard-as-nails Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice shall be accomplished blindfolded.
AGDQ 2022, which is online-only this 12 months, kicks off on January ninth at 12PM ET, the place it is going to be streamed reside on Twitch. It’s scheduled to finish simply after midnight ET on January sixteenth. Donations will profit the Forestall Most cancers Basis; final 12 months, the occasion raised greater than $2.7 million.