Speedrun

07.02.16
Watch Stephen Colbert challenge a 'Super Mario' speedrunner
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Watch Stephen Colbert challenge a 'Super Mario' speedrunner

This is probably the first time you've seen a game speed run on national TV.

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07.25.15
Summer is watching people beat games ridiculously fast for charity
07.25.15

Summer is watching people beat games ridiculously fast for charity

Video game speedruns are always impressive feats of memorization, skill and flawless gameplay -- b...

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01.13.15
The best and fastest: Highlights from Awesome Games Done Quick 2015
01.13.15

The best and fastest: Highlights from Awesome Games Done Quick 2015

The annual Awesome Games Done Quick marathon is one of the biggest charity events in gaming, with t...

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01.12.15
Pokemon Blue speedrunner uses 'shortcut,' is super effective
01.12.15

Pokemon Blue speedrunner uses 'shortcut,' is super effective

Are you going through Awesome Games Done Quick withdrawal like we are? Those that missed some of t...

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01.11.15
Awesome Games Done Quick concludes with more than $1 million raised
01.11.15

Awesome Games Done Quick concludes with more than $1 million raised

The Awesome Games Done Quick marathon, where speedrunners solicit donations for charity while blazi...

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01.08.15
Speedrunners get engaged on Awesome Games Done Quick
01.08.15

Speedrunners get engaged on Awesome Games Done Quick

They met on Twitch, so getting engaged on Twitch is wonderfully romantic. While blasting throug...

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01.06.15
Joystiq Streams: Badass British Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Speedrun
01.06.15

Joystiq Streams: Badass British Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Speedrun

What are you looking at, you blue freak? Wagging your finger at us like you're all that. Think we...

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01.04.15
Watch these awesome games played very well, very quickly, for charity
01.04.15

Watch these awesome games played very well, very quickly, for charity

Let's say you aren't into gadgets or consumer electronics and would rather spend the coming week w...

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