Category: Nick’s Marathon

Date Change

When you make plans during a global pandemic, things are always subject to change… In light of the current COVID surge, we have decided to delay our upcoming video-game marathon. The next Nick’s Marathon will now begin at 8pm EST

We’re Returning in January!

We are excited to announce that our next video game marathon will take place January 28-30, 2022! What’s more, this will once again be a LIVE, in-person event! Last year, we held Nick’s Marathon remotely due to COVID. Instead of

Nick’s Marathon 2020

We’re a wrap on our entire weekend of Mario games! Thanks to everyone who watched our Twitch feeds!

Details on this Year’s Virtual Marathon

As you might imagine, the 2020 Nick’s Marathon is going to look very different from years past. Normally, the NM crew would be gathered in a New York City apartment, playing video games together. But because of COVID-19, that’s simply

Nick’s Marathon 2020 Goes Virtual

Every year for Nick’s Marathon, a bunch of people cram into a Manhattan apartment for 48 consecutive hours of video gaming. But this year, in the midst of a global pandemic, that simply isn’t going to work. So, we’re mixing

Nick’s Marathon 2019 Date Set!

Coming off our biggest and most successful event ever, we are thrilled to announce the date of the 2019 Nick’s Marathon! This year’s 48-hour video game marathon will take place from 8pm EST on Friday, December 13 through 8pm EST

Merch Alert!

To celebrate our 10th anniversary, we are offering limited-edition hoodies, t-shirts, and tote bags! We’ve set up a collection through Custom Ink. But act fast—these items disappear on Friday, November 23! While you’re there, you can also add an additional donation to

The First Decade

The first Nick’s Marathon started ten years ago today. Before our tenth event kicks off on November 9, here’s a look back at the first decade of Nick’s Marathon.

Ten Years of Nick’s Marathon

On October 24, 2008, we started our very first Nick’s Marathon. We’ve come a long way since then—raising tens of thousands of dollars for the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island and other organizations that improve the lives of sick

Nick’s Marathon 2017 Will Take Place On…

Here we go again! We have officially set the date of the next Nick’s Marathon: we will kick things off on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 8pm, and continue through 8pm on Sunday, November 12th. As always, we will spend