Warwick's Awesome Speedruns and Demos (WASD)

Fundraising for SpecialEffect
raised of £2,000 target
by 74 supporters
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We enable physically disabled people to to enjoy inclusion through technology


Warwick's Awesome Speedruns and Demos (WASD for short) is a student-run speedrun event at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom.

DONATION INCENTIVES AND RAFFLE PRIZES BELOW. If you are donating for an incentive, please list the game and incentive name in the donation text!

This year runners will be raising money for SpecialEffect, a charity which put fun and inclusion back into the lives of people with physical disabilities by helping them to play video games.

You can find our schedule at https://horaro.org/wasd-2019

You can watch our stream at https://www.twitch.tv/warwickesports

To be eligible for the raffle you must be 16 or over and enter your email when donating so we can contact you (and tick the box that shares it with us!). For every £2 you donate you will be entered once (up to a max of 100 times). Raffle prizes are listed here: 

  • Roccat Mouse
  • Roccat Headset
  • 6 x SpecialEffect T-shirt (XL,L,M)
  • 3 x Discord T-shirt (S,M)
  • 2 x PUBG T-shirt (XL) with tote bag
  • 2 x History of Fallout book
  • 2 x Adventure Time figure
  • Alien Vs Predator LootCrate figure
  • 2 x X-Gamer bottle + powder combo
  • Destiny Cayde-6 figure
  • 2 x Hitman Absolution figure
  • 2 x Zelda key chain
  • Mario Rabbids pin selection (one prize)
  • TMNT key chain
  • 2 x Just Cause 2 snapback
  • Ray (the animal) plushie

The donation incentives can be found below, and you can donate towards them anytime before they happen. If you are donating towards an incentive, please include the game and incentive name in your donation message.


Dust: An Elysian Tail

  • Glade, blindfolded! GOAL: £10
  • Killing fuse. GOAL: £10
  • Fez Room. GOAL: £10

Super Monkey Ball 2

  • File name (6 characters). GOAL: whichever name suggestion raises the most money. Include your suggestion in the donation message!

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

  • Play with items on. GOAL: £25


  • Colour of Spyro! (green, blue, pink, red, yellow, purple, black, default). GOAL: whichever raises the most!


Final Fantasy IX

  • Character name (8 characters). GOAL:  whichever name suggestion raises the most money. Include your suggestion in the donation message!

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Outfit Bid War: Donate to choose which outfit Lara will wear in game. Options are; [Default, Angel of Darkness, Tomb Raider 2 Default, Tomb Raider 2 Bomber Jacket]. GOAL: Whichever raises the most.


  • Play in Japanese (the runner has never done this)! GOAL: £20


  • Witness a murder: GOAL: £5
  • Movement demo: GOAL: £20

About the charity


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SpecialEffect enable fun, inclusion, independence and a better quality of life for physically disabled people across the world through the inspirational use of adaptive technology.

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