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For any additional questions about republishing Direct Relief content, please email the team here.

Speedrun Colosseum 2022

Speedrun Colosseum features some of the most skilled and entertaining speedrunners as they showcase their crazy talents and let loose with some chaotic fun to raise money for Direct Relief. Get ready for a wild time at an event unlike any other!

This event will be streamed live at https://twitch.tv/spikevegeta throughout the weekend.

Date & Time (PDT)SegmentMain Player(s)
9/23/2022 11:00:00IntroSpikevegeta
9/23/2022 11:10:00Super Mario 64 – community 70 star challengeEveryone is Here!
9/23/2022 12:50:00Super Mario World – 96 exitsauthorblues
9/23/2022 14:35:00Pokemon Stadium Rental RandomizerSkybilz, Nukkuler
9/23/2022 17:15:00Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night – Zangetsu any% (incentive for all bosses)TheBlacktastic
9/23/2022 18:00:00Castlevania: Symphony of the Night – GLITCHLESS Randomizer or GLITCHED Reverse Boss Order (donation poll)Dr4gonblitz
9/23/2022 19:50:00Breath of the Wild – Crowd Controladef
9/23/2022 22:05:00Kingdom Hearts 2 Randomizer Co-opJHobz296 and Spikevegeta
9/24/2022 0:00:00Friday Ending
9/24/2022 11:00:00Classic Sonic TrilogySuperSonic_
9/24/2022 13:00:00Metroid Dreademray
9/24/2022 14:50:00Super Mario World – One MindJaku and friends
9/24/2022 16:00:00The Legend of Zelda: Link to the Past Crowd ControlAndy
9/24/2022 18:50:00Pokemon Crystal key item randomizerKeizaron
9/24/2022 21:30:00Yoshi’s Island Crowd Controltrihex
9/25/2022 0:30:00Saturday Ending
9/25/2022 11:00:00Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 1+2TheBlacktastic
9/25/2022 12:10:00Hollow Knight – True Endingemray
9/25/2022 13:50:00Super Mario Odyssey – World PeaceDangers
9/25/2022 15:15:00Wind Waker or Skyward Sword randomizer (donation poll)gymnast86
9/25/2022 18:00:00Ocarina of Time randomizer (ZOOTR) co-op Crowd ControlSpikevegeta and Nukkuler
9/25/2022 20:15:00The Mega Retro ShufflerEveryone is Here!
9/25/2022 23:25:00GRAND FINALE