Games Done Quick Express raises over $137,680 for charity at TwitchCon 2018

That's what we call doing it for Shacknews!


TwitchCon 2018 is wrapping up and the folks at Games Done Quick have just completed their speedrun marathon fundraiser for the TwitchCon Charity Plaza. The Games Done Quick Express event raised over $137,680 for charity. This is awesome news that was just announced by Games Done Quick on Twitter.

The Games Done Quick Express ran for three days at TwitchCon 2018 and it was awesome to see the amazing speedruns executed once again for charity. Congratulations to the Games Done Quick team on raising over $137,680 for charity. The Super Mario 64 120 Star run to cap off the weekend was an awesome way to end the speedrun marathon livestream.

What were some of your favorite GDQx runs from TwitchCon 2018? Let us know in the comments section.


Asif Khan is the CEO, EIC, and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

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