Regardless of the occasion not happening till January 2021, Video games Achieved Fast has opted to schedule AGDQ 2021 as an online-only occasion due to the continuing pandemic.
“Out of an abundance of warning for the protection of the group, Video games Achieved Fast has made the troublesome resolution to maneuver AGDQ 2021 to a completely on-line format and won’t function a dwell venue,” organizers stated on the speedrunning event’s website. “Just like SGDQ 2020, we are going to broadcast the occasion from our studio, with runners taking part from the protection of their houses.
The dates will not be modified from once they had been scheduled beforehand. It will likely be held from January 3 via January 10, and sport submissions will run from September 24 till October 4. The complete schedule is predicted to be introduced on November 9.
Regardless of missing the in-person power and crowds of previous occasions, Summer time Video games Achieved Fast nonetheless managed to be an enormous success. The occasion from final month raised greater than $2.3 million for Medical doctors With out Borders, and it included some actually artistic speedruns. With extra time to plan for the net construction of AGDQ 2021, it should seemingly be much more spectacular.