Beginning on March 13th at 6pm cst and lasting for 72 hours, TheSpeedGamers will begin their 9th marathon, 6th for charity. In total, they have raised over $15,000 for various charities. They will be raising money for Toby Keith’s Oklahoma based charity Ally’s House. Ally’s House helps with medical and other expenses of the families with children undergoing cancer treatment. A Paypal button will be located on TheSpeedGamers.com to collect donations.
TheSpeedGamers will attempt to beat all 13 Zelda titles live on webcam, which include both the console and hand held games. There will be commentary accompanying the game play, and prizes given away to viewers. A chat below the video feed will be available to the viewers so they can interact with TheSpeedGamers and other viewers on TheSpeedGamers.com.
TheSpeedGamers are based in Arlington, Texas, and range in age from 18-28.