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Speedrunners Beat Final Fantasy VII in Under Eight Hours

At this year’s Summer Games Done Quick, a trio of speedrunners completed Final Fantasy VII in under eight hours. How did the team manage to complete the famously epic game ...

July 16, 2017 at 11:11 pm by
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SGDQ Ends by Smashing Previous Years Charity Record

SGDQ (or Summer Games Done Quick) has just ended. The bi-annual event features some of the worlds best gaming speed-runners who display their skill to raise money for charity. ...

July 9, 2017 at 3:01 pm by

Diablo 2 Speedrun Completed Without a Single Hack or Slash

A speedrunner has completed Diablo 2 in just under 8 hours without killing a single enemy. How you ask?… well it kind of depends on your definition of kill. ...

April 20, 2017 at 12:29 pm by

Interview: “The Mexican Runner” The Man Who Completed Every Licensed NES Game!

Piotr Delgado Kusielczuk (better known as “The Mexican Runner” or TMR) has recently completed the incredible feat of speed running (and completing) every single ...

April 18, 2017 at 8:27 pm by

Speedrunner Cheese Got Trolled During Live Stream For Mario 64 World Record

It was only fitting that this happened on the 1st April, but being trolled during a live stream for the Mario 64 world record speed run attempt, certainly had me laughing ...

April 3, 2017 at 3:07 pm by
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Ocarina of Time Speedrun Record Broken Again

I find it amazing sometimes that even after all of these years, people are still trying to fine tune their runs on so many classic games. Speedrunning isn’t ...

March 24, 2017 at 1:44 pm by
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Hidden Coin Found in Donkey Kong 64 After 17 Years

Donkey Kong 64 speedrunner Isotarge was in for a surprise during his last playthrough with the N64 game launched back in 1999. Just when he thought he knew every single detail ...

February 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm by

‘Darbian’ Sets New Super Mario Speedrun World Record

I love nothing more than kicking back and taking my time to enough a game, see as much as it has to offer and explore. Of course, I’m not a speed runner, who’s ...

October 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

New Glitch Smashes Mario 64 Speedrun Record

Super Mario 64 may now be 20 years old, but that hasn’t stopped many loyal fans from continuing to enjoy everything it has to offer. Even more so, the Speedrunning scene ...

October 2, 2016 at 1:55 pm by

Sub-15 Minute Fallout 3 Speedrun Sets New World Record

An intrepid speedrunner has managed to complete Fallout 3 in under 15 minutes, setting a new world record. YouTube user Rydou used a combination of quicksaving/quickoading to ...

January 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm by

Annual Speedrun Marathon for Charity AGDQ 2016 Starts Today

An event for the calendars for the many speedrunning and video game fans out there, Awesome Games Done Quick, or AGDQ as it is often known is kicking off its 2016 event today ...

January 3, 2016 at 3:30 pm by

1 to 70 in Just 66 Seconds, Diablo III Player Shows How It’s Done

Grinding for hours and leveling that RPG character can be a real pain at times, although it’s usually fun too. It can however be done a lot faster as the Diablo 3 ...

April 28, 2015 at 3:58 pm by
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30-Minute Legend Of Zelda Speedrun is a New World Record

A Legend of Zelda player has beaten the game in a record-breaking 30 minutes and 29 seconds. The speedrun was completed by Darkwing_Duck_sda, just 8 seconds faster than his ...

January 27, 2015 at 3:58 pm by