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> #What is /r/speedrun?
> /r/speedrun, is a subreddit for the speedrunning community.
> Speedrunning is a play-through of a video game performed with the intent of completing a goal as fast as possible.
> #Upcoming Marathons
>No Reset@Dreamhack, September 8 - 10
>Speedendê 2017.2, September 9
>Smash the Record 2017, September 14 - 17
>MidFall SpeedBall, November 4 - 5
>SpeedRunsCentral, December 17 - 23
> If you know of an up-coming marathon, please message the moderators!
> #Resources for Newcomers
> Check out these tips from /u/AnAngryPanda and ZE3Z
> Need an explanation on anything speedrun? /u/GomezTheDragon has got you covered
> #Speedrunning Sites & News
> All Speedruns Tracker for finding speedrun streams
> speedrun.com, hosts some leaderboards and forums
> /r/TAS for all Tool Assisted Runs
> /r/SequenceBreak for glitching help and tutorials.
> #Speedrunning Tools
> xsplit Live streaming software.
> OBS Free live streaming software.
> LiveSplit One of the best timers around.
> Wsplit useful timer
> Llanfair useful timer (Mac compatible!)
> Msplit timer for Android
> mIRC IRC client to be used with speedrunslive
> Colloquy Mac IRC client to be used with speedrunslive