While most of the time, playing video games is just about having fun or goofing around, sometimes it can actually be done for a great cause. Awesome Games Done Quick, a group surrounding speed runs of popular games has kicked off an event this week that is truly noble.

Having began on Sunday, Awesome Games Done Quick has is hosting an event that is raising money for cancer prevention while streaming speedrunners showing their skills. While watching some great gameplay, viewers can donate help raise money and awareness to this fantastic cause. If there is a specific game you want to see be demolished, check out the schedule here. You can also simply go to the Awesome Games Done Quick website and see what’s going on now.

It is events like this that bring the video game community together, not just for ourselves, but for everyone around the world. Please check out the event, which ends on Sunday, January 10th, and donate if you can.

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