Dozens of video game speedrunners have gathered to play games fast and raise money for a great cause. The 2015 Summer Games Done Quick Marathon just started and will last all week.

This week’s speedruns are all to benefit Doctors Without Borders. All donations go directly to the charity.

So, if you want to see some of your favorite classic games beaten quick and help a great charity – check out the 2015 Summer Games Done Quick Marathon.

Trihex is already tackling Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island.

Here’s what the rest of today’s schedule looks like.

SGDQ Sunday schedule

If you’re new to speedrunning, many of the players explain techniques they use to complete the games faster than you ever have. Check out the Twitch stream below.

Watch live video from GamesDoneQuick on

Which speed run are you going to be tuning in for? I’m waiting for Shovel Knight on July 30th at 2:15 p.m. MunchaKoopas is aiming for 55 minutes with the shovel only. No extra items or abilities. A little note on SGDQ schedule teases, “Yes it’s actually possible.” I have to see this…

Nearly 100,000 viewers are already tuning in to the 2015 Summer Games Done Quick. Here’s to this week’s marathon being the most successful yet.


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