Corona Relief Done Quick begins today
Corona Relief Done Quick, an online-only speedrunning marathon to raise charity, is now live on Twitch.
The event runs from today, April 17th, through April 19th and features runs of Halo: Combat Evolved, Alien: Isolation, Super Mario Sunshine, Resident Evil 7, and many more games. View the full schedule here.
100 percent of all donations made during the event will go to Direct Relief, a humanitarian aid organization that aims to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty and emergencies.
In other news, Games Done Quick recently pushed back its Summer Games Done Quick event to August due to COVID-19, otherwise known as the coronavirus. The event will now take place between August 16th and August 23rd in Bloomington, MN, and all money raised will benefit Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières.
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