Press

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TSG in the News

WWG/ComicBook.comGuinness World Record Holders Attempting 120-Hour Final Fantasy Mega-Stream for Charity – March 15, 2017

buildOnMembers of the Movement: TheSpeedGamers – December 2016

Pocket MonstersTheSpeedGamers Pokémon Sun and Moon Marathon for “buildOn” – December 17, 2016

PokéJungleTheSpeedGamers Play Pokémon Sun & Moon for Charity – December 16, 2016

Zelda UniverseTheSpeedGamer’s Zelda Marathon raises money for St. Jude – June 25, 2016

Zelda InformerTheSpeedGamers Zelda Marathon for St. Jude Begins This Friday at 6:00 P.M. CST – June 23, 2016

PokéBeachLive: Speed Gamers Again Catching Pokémon for Charity! – December 17, 2015

Masterball.netTSG’s Retro Pokémon Charity Marathon Has Begun! – December 17, 2015

PolygonWatch a week-long Mario game marathon played for charity – July 17, 2015

Latin PostPokémon X and Y Update: ‘The Speed Gamers’ Video Game Marathon to Capture All 718 Pokémon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Charity – June 25, 2014

AzurillandTheSpeedGamers Pokémon Marathon has begun! – June 20, 2014

Humble MumbleThe Humble Weekly Sale Presented by TSG: A bundle built for speed – April 2014

FangamerSnag Exclusive Fangamer Swag in the Humble Weekly Bundle – April 2014

Techno BuffaloHumble Weekly Bundle TSG is the Best Bundle in Quite a While – April 25, 2014

ManaPoolThe Humble Weekly Sale: TSG – April 24, 2014

The Punk EffectTheSpeedGamers Zelda Marathon 2013 – December 12, 2013

Zelda Universe The Speed Gamers hosting 72-hour Zelda marathon next month – November 26, 2013

GamenesiaThe Speed Gamers Final Fantasy Charity Marathon – June 24, 2013

FansidedLike Video Games? Like Giving to Charity? Check Out The Speed Gamers. – June 23, 2013

Final Fantasy and MoreTheSpeedGamers Presents a Final Fantasy Marathon to benefit ACT Today! – June 23, 2013

Engadget (formerly Joystiq)The Speed Gamers return with another 72-hour marathon for charity – December 6, 2012

VG 24/7The Speed Gamers announce 72-hour Mario marathon for charity – December 6, 2012

Zelda DungeonThe Speed Gamers Zelda Marathon – December 15, 2011

Engadget (formerly Joystiq)Charity Alert: The Speed Gamers marathon Star Wars games to benefit tornado victims – July 9, 2011

ShinesparkersThe Speed Gamers Metroid Marathon – April 30, 2011

Zelda UniverseThe Speed Gamers’ Summer of Zelda Has Begun! – July 2, 2010

ACT Today!Mario Gaming Marathon Raises Over $57,000 for Autism Treatment – June 2010

N4GGamers Play Nintendo Classic for Autism – June 2010

FangamerThe Speed Gamers Mario Marathon! – June 13, 2010

Engadget (formerly Joystiq)TheSpeedGamers aim to catch every Pokémon in 72 hours for charity – December 19, 2009

DestructoidTheSpeedGamers to capture all 493 Pokémon for charity – December 17, 2009

Capcom UnityTheSpeedGamers’ Resident Evil Marathon Will Be Starting Shortly!October 30, 2009

GoNintendoCapcom teams with TheSpeedGamers for Resident Evil charity marathonOctober 28, 2009

Capcom UnityCapcom Officially Supports theSpeedGamers’ Resident Evil MarathonOctober 28, 2009

Default PrimeThe Speed Gamers Mega Man Charity Marathon For Earthday.netAugust 14, 2009

GoNintendoThe Speed Gamers’ Mega Man marathonAugust 14, 2009

Gcast101PCN-Gen Podcast Episode #24August 13, 2009

Digital KurokoGiving back one level at a timeAugust 12, 2009

Game JournalThe Speed GamersAugust 4, 2009

ACT Today! Press ReleaseSpeed Gamers Week Long Event Raises Thousands of Dollars for ACT Today!
(press release on third party site) – July 29, 2009

Brand XSpeed Gamers quickly donate their time for charity
(site operated by the Los Angeles Times) – July 24, 2009

NBC DFWWould You Play 168 Hours of Video Games?July 24, 2009

RPGFanFinal Fantasy Marathon to Raise Money for AutismJuly 22, 2009

CBS 11Video Gamers Hold Marathon Session For CharityJuly 21, 2009

SlashdotThe Speed Gamers Raise Over $26,000 For CharityJuly 21, 2009

MMO-ChampionTheSpeedGamers – Final Fantasy MarathonJuly 20, 2009

examiner.comFinal Fantasy marathon: $14,500 raised so farJuly 20, 2009

1UPFinal Fantasy Marathon to Benefit Autism TreatmentJuly 19, 2009

Engadget (formerly Joystiq)CharityWatch: TheSpeedGamers tackling Final Fantasy I – XIIJuly 19, 2009

DestructoidFinal Fantasy marathon helps ACT TodayJuly 18, 2009

Default PrimeThe Speed Gamers Final Fantasy MarathonJuly 18, 2009

Nuklear Power (8-Bit Theater)Many Final FantasiesJuly 17, 2009

Pet Food AlphaThe Speed Gamers Final Fantasy Marathon Starts Today!July 17, 2009

Nine Inch SandwichThe Speed Gamers Week Long Final Fantasy Marathon!July 17, 2008

Go NintendoTheSpeedGamers Final Fantasy playthrough for charityJuly 13, 2009

The Mana ChroniclesSpeedGamers Benefit for ACT TodayJuly 13, 2009

pure nintendoTheSpeedGamers Final Fantasy playthrough for charityJuly 13, 2009

ACT Today!Gaming for a Great CauseJuly 13, 2009

examiner.comFinal Fantasy marathon details revealedJuly 7, 2009

Pet Food AlphaThe Speed Gamers – Final Fantasy MarathonJuly 6, 2009

Pet Food AlphaPet Food Alpha Podcast Episode 160July 6, 2009

examiner.comMetal Gear Solid marathon begins todayJune 19, 2009

Metal Gear ScholarTheSpeedGamers’ 72 Hour Metal Gear MarathonJune 5, 2009

FangamerWhat was that noise? A Game Changer!
(Teamed up with the Metal Gear Marathon to offer MGS merch) – May 26, 2009

STARMEN.NETLinked to The Speed Gamers on all main site pages and offered prizes for donatorsMay 15, 2009

Go NintendoThe Speed Gamers charity event starts NOW!May 15, 2009

EarthBound CentralSpeedGamers EarthBound MarathonMay 14, 2009

Nintendo World ReportMother Marathon to Raise Money for Breast CancerMay 11, 2009

Nintendo Life: RetroSpeed Gamers Blasting Through Mother Series For CharityMay 11, 2009

STARMEN.NETLinked to The Speed Gamers on all main site pagesMay 7, 2009

Undercover GamingInterview met The Speed Gamers (translated from Dutch) – April 11, 2009

Associated ContentThe Speed Gamers Fight CancerMarch 23, 2009

Exploding Deku NutThe Speed GamersMarch 16, 2009

Game RuckusThe Speed GamersMarch 16, 2009

Wii FanseiteSpeed Run: All the Zelda games in 72 hours (live)! (translated from German) – March 16, 2009

ZergwatchTSG – 72 Hour Live Zelda Gameplay Marathon for CharityMarch 15, 2009

Game RuckusGaming for MoneyMarch 15, 2009

N4GTSG – 72 Hour Live Zelda Gameplay Marathon for CharityMarch 14, 2009

N+The Speed Gamers Zelda Marathon is Underway!March 14, 2009

Nintendo Gal72 Hour Zelda Marathon For CharityMarch 14, 2009

GamesRadarTalkRadar podcast episode 42 – David Hasselhoff! (starting at 2:14:30) – March 13, 2009

Hyrule.netThe Speed Gamers 72 hour Zelda MarathonMarch 13, 2009

ZeldainformerSpeed Gamers Zelda Marathon Starts TonightMarch 13, 2009

The Hylia72-Hour Charitable Zelda MarathonMarch 11, 2009

Nintendo World ReportSpeedGamers.com Hosts 72 Hour Zelda Speed Run for CharityMarch 10, 2009

Hyrule OnlineTheSpeedGamers 72 hour Zelda marathonMarch 9, 2009

iNSIDE-GAMES.jp72時間ぶっ続けで『ゼルダ』13本を遊ぶ、72時間『ゼルダ』マラソン
(badly translated from Japanese) – March 9, 2009

All about MICROSOFTThe SpeedGamers hosting live-stream charity event on March 13thMarch 9, 2009

GoNintendoThe SpeedGamers hosting live-stream charity event on March 13thMarch 8, 2009

Nintendo GamerThe Speed GamersMarch 8, 2009

N+Speedgamers Zelda Marathon in 2 weeksMarch 2, 2009

Hyrule.netThe Speed Gamers are back!February 28, 2009

The EscapistHigh Scores for HopeFebruary 24, 2009

60 MilesNew Fundraising Opportunity!February 11, 2009

ACT TodayTheSpeedGamers Plays Video Games – Remains an Inspiration While Doing So (PDF) – February 5, 2009

Zelda UniverseThe Speed Gamers Mega ZeldathonJanuary 24, 2009

ZeldaPowerThe Speed Gamers Zelda Marathon – Friday March 13thJanuary 20, 2009

SpelkollektivetMore from The Speed Gamers (translated from Swedish) – December 27, 2008

N+The Speed Gamers Pokemon MarathonDecember 20, 2008

Nine Inch SandwichThe Speed Gamers’ 72-hour Gotta Catch ‘Em All MarathonDecember 20, 2008

Serebii.netPosted video stream on main pageDecember 19, 2008

GoNintendoThe Speed Gamers: Pokemon Marathon starts later todayDecember 19, 2008

Nintendo World ReportPokémon Marathon Raises Money for CharityDecember 19, 2008

BulbanewsSpeed Gamers catching Pokémon for charity todayDecember 19, 2008

pure nintendoThe Speed Gamers: Pokemon Marathon Starts TodayDecember 19, 2008

Nintendo GalThe Speed Gamers Battle Autism And Pokemon!December 19, 2008

SpelkollektivetPlaying for charity – 491 Pokemon in 72 hours (translated from Swedish) – December 19, 2008

Nintendo PapercraftThe Pokemon Marathon is soon upon usDecember 18, 2008

ACT Today!Past News & Events (page no longer exists after site redesign) – December 2008

Nintendo EverythingThe Speed Gamers hosting a charity event in DecemberNovember 30, 2008

BulbanewsSpeed Gamers want to catch every PokémonNovember 12, 2008

The PokeblogPokemon: Speed Gamers Going for CharityNovember 12, 2008

examiner.comVideo game charity – when gamers give back November 10, 2008

GEE Magazine (German page with link) – Für einen guten Zweck (interview page scan) – November-December, 2008

WiiNintendo.net72 hour Metroid marathon for charity, now liveAugust 16, 2008

Metroid-Base.deMetroid Marathon (translated from German) – July 21, 2008

The WiicastThe Speed Gamers’ New Marathon: 8 Super Mario Games in 24 HoursJune 20, 2008

The Tanooki72 hours of Zelda for AutismJune 14, 2008

The WiicastGaming for Autisim Kicks Off on June 13thMay 31, 2008

The West Island ChronicleGamers don’t kill prostitutes for moneyApril 29, 2008

The WiicastThe Speed Gamers are at it Again! 7 Zelda Games in 72 HoursApril 21, 2008

The WiicastDon’t Forget to Support The Speed Gamers!March 15, 2008