2020 is nearly over. I do know, sure, I’m additionally having a tough time believing it, however right here we’re, and the normal marker of the brand new yr is upon us: the Superior Video games Achieved Fast charity speedrunning marathon. AGDQ 2021 kicks off this Sunday, and whereas I do know that sounds fully absurd at this cut-off date, there’s a complete schedule to show it and all the pieces.
AGDQ 2021 begins on January 3 at 9:00 PST / 12:00 EST / 17:00 GMT, although a 30-minute pre-show will start simply earlier than that point. The present correct kicks off with an inbounds run of the parkour basic, Mirror’s Edge, and the day continues with PC video games together with Simply Trigger 3, Dragon Age: Origins, and Ori and the Will of the Wisps.
There are many different notable titles all through the week, together with Hades, Left 4 Useless 2, and the unique Warcraft 3. The present involves an in depth on Saturday, January 9 with a gotta catch ’em all run of Pokémon Blue and an all dungeons run of The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.
As with SGDQ earlier in 2020, AGDQ can be a web-based occasion. The summer season occasion didn’t fairly hit the earlier yr’s excessive, however it nonetheless pulled in over $2 million USD for Docs With out Borders. Right here’s hoping AGDQ finds comparable success for the Stop Most cancers Basis.