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Look up speedrun, speedruns, speedrunning, or speedran in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A speedrun is a play-through of a video game (or a selected part of it) performed with the intent of completing it as fast as possible.When did speedrunning become popular?
Speedruns are popular for a large variety of games. Most high-level speedruns have been performed by members of online communities. The speedrunning community originated on discussion forums in the late 1990s and early 2000s, where the fastest routes through early first-person shooters were discussed.What is the fastest speedrun site?
As of May 2020, TASVideos is the largest English-language web community that produces and hosts tool-assisted speedruns; the site holds 4161 complete speedruns, of which 2213 are the fastest of their kind. Tool-assisted speedruns have been made for some notable ROM hacks as well as for published games.Why do speedrun players record their attempts?
Players performing speedruns, called speedrunners, often record their attempts. These recordings are used to entertain others, to verify the completion time, to certify that all rules were followed, and to spot ways to further improve the completion time.