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Game submissions are OPEN for Distant Star Cares 2019 benefiting EXTRA LIFE & Prisma Health Children's Hospital on Oct 31st - Nov 3rd 2019. Submissions Deadline will be Sept 7th 2019 with games list reveal set for the week of Sept 14th 2019.

Distant Star Cares is a semi-annual video game speedrun charity marathon held in Upstate South Carolina organized by a community of speedrunners from around the world united in our initiative to help sick & disabled children get the emotional & physical care that they desperately need.

Distant Star Cares EXTRA LIFE will be raising money for Prisma Health Chidren's Hospital in Greenville SC. From primary care to specialty care, they are dedicated to providing outstanding medical care for every child. They are committed to serving not only the patients well-being, but the well being of their families.

This marathon will be a LIVE, on-site speedrunning marathon at:

Open World Gaming
1120 North Pleasantburg Drive
Greenville, SC 29607

For more information about our live event, please visit this forum thread: https:/​/​www.​speedrun.​com/​distantstarcares/​thread/​u4j70

Our marathon will run between Oct 31st to Nov 3rd 2019 and game submission forms will close on Sept 7th. Both online and on-site speedruns will be accepted, but on-site speedruns are encouraged.

Feel free to invite people to our Discord Server using the link provided below to meet & greet with fellow speedrunners and fans, to catch up on all the upcoming news about our marathons, and find out about the various communities presented during our marathons.

The invite link is permanent and leads to our welcome room, but all other rooms are open as soon as you have entered the server.

Marathon Timeline:

Game Submissions (Now - Sept 7th)
Game List Reveal (Week of Sept 14th)
On-site Event Registration Closes (Sept 21st)
Game Schedule (Week of Sept 28th)
Marathon (Oct 31st to Nov 3rd)