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Game-event GDQ collects more than 2.2 million dollars for charity

Game-event GDQ collects more than 2.2 million dollars for charity

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Game-event Awesome Games Done Quick, which games as soon as possible are played, has a record of over 2.2 million dollars for the charity are collected.

During the annual event to try players games as soon as possible to play, sometimes in a matter of minutes. Images via streamingsites as a Twitch broadcast, and viewers can donate money.

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The yields are the same as in preceding years, for the American Prevent Cancer Foundation. The Games Done Quick-edition of it this year as the first more than 2 million dollars, and reached a fastest the amount of 1 million dollars. The proceeds are 2.213.397 dollar and walk away still on, reports the organisation of the event.

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Last hours

The edition that the beginning of 2015 was held was so far most successful, when it was over 1.5 million dollars were collected. The last day of the event was by far the most successful.

The counter is tapped at the end of January 14, only the 1 million dollars. In the hours thereafter, both the number of viewers as the number of donations increase significantly. At the peak looked at 240,000 people through Twitch.

While games like Dark Souls 3, The Wind Waker and Super Metroid in high tempo were played, doubled the collected amount within 24 hours. The event was concluded with the game Undertale, which is within 1 hour and 28 minutes, it was completely played out.

In total there is with Awesome Games Done Quick and summer version Summer Games Done Quick over $ 10 million raised in the last six years.

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