AGDQ 2021 will be online-only due to coronavirus pandemic!

Games Done Quick

AGDQ was going to take place in January 2021. Well, because of the pandemic of coronavirus, Games Done Quick has decided to conduct the event online completely.


The organizers said that “Out of an abundance of caution for the safety of the community, Games Done Quick has made the difficult decision to move AGDQ 2021 to an entirely online format and will not feature a live venue. Similar to SGDQ 2020, we will broadcast the event from our studio, with runners participating from the safety of their homes.” in their speedrunning’s event website.


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Important Dates: AGDQ 2021

Well, the dates will not be changed and the event will be taking place as per the previously slated dates. Therefore, AGDQ will be starting from January 3 till January 10. And the game submissions will be running from September 24 till October 4. And, the complete schedule of the event AGDQ is expected to be revealed on November 10.

The submission of the game will begin from September 24 and will be revealed on Halloween Day 2020. GDQ is also going to host an all-women. This event will be a completely online speedrunning event and will be called as Fleet Fatales. Fleet Fatales will be held from November 15 till 21.

AGDQ 2021

Despite the decrease of in-person participants and crowds of the previous events, Summer Games Done Quick has still kept his head high and has been a huge success. The event that was conducted last month was able to raise more than $2.3 million for Doctors Without Borders. However, it included some creative speedruns too. With even more time for planning out the structure of AGDQ 2021, we can expect it to be amazing.

Well, the players will not get to participate in the event in-person. However, they can see it from the safety of their couch and will be able to donate also is they wish to. So, the speedrun fans are looking forward to experiencing amazing runs such as Half-Life: Alyx speedrun from SGDQ 2020.


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