Begins Friday, December 15th, 2017 | 7PM EST

Penguins Marathons is a fundraising team based out of St.Catharines, Ontario. Since 2009 we have been running video game marathons in exclusive partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Catharines, Thorold & District.

To date we have raised approximately $80,800 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Catharines, Thorold & District through video game marathons. Our previous marathons include: The Zelda Marathon ($2700), The Mystery Marathon ($3500), The Zelda Marathon 2 ($5000), The Mario Marathon ($2800), The Zelda Marathon 3 ($5500), The Metroid Marathon ($2700), The Zelda Marathon 4 ($10,000), The Zelda Marathon 5 ($16,000), The Zelda Marathon 6 ($14,000), The Zelda Marathon 7 ($11,500) and The Zelda Marathon 8 ($7100). For the past few years we have also been supporting Niagara Dog Rescue through the sale of t-shirts.

Our Partners

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada is a Federation comprised of 108 member agencies servicing more than 1,100 communities across the country. Together they mobilize over 21,300 volunteers who in turn mentor 41,700+ children and young people. We support their St. Catharines, Thorold & District agency.

Niagara Dog Rescue are a volunteer based, cross-border, registered not-for-profit organization. They are located in the Niagara Region, Ontario and focus on dogs at immediate risk at high kill shelters.

2017 Game Schedule - Begins Friday, December 15th

Start Time Game Goal
7:00 PM EST Breath of the Wild Part 1 (24 hours) Complete Campaign, All Shrines, Divine Beasts and new DLC
Saturday, December 16th
7:00 PM EST A Link to the Past Complete Game
11:00 PM EST The Legend of Zelda Complete Game
Sunday, December 17th
1:00 AM EST Zelda 2: The Adventure of Link Complete Game
7:00 AM EST The Wind Waker Complete Game
Monday, December 18th
7:00 AM EST Ocarina of Time Complete Game
Tuesday, December 19th
12:00 AM EST Twilight Princess Complete Game
Wednesday, December 20th
12:00 AM EST Skyward Sword Boss Gauntlet Completion
2:00 AM EST Majora's Mask Complete Game - (Couples Mask can be unlocked if we raise $3,000 from the time we begin and finish Majora's Mask)
Thursday, December 21st
12:00 AM EST Breath of the Wild Part 2 (24 hours) Complete Campaign, All Shrines, Divine Beasts and new DLC

Punishment Schedule

Goal Punishment
$1,000 Hot Ones Hot Sauce Challenge
$2,000 Polar Run
$3,000 Wax Strips
$4,000 Play Speak Out
$5,000 12 Days of Zelda
$6,000 Egg Roulette
$7,000 Staples
$8,000 Mike's Food Guessing Game
$9,000 What's in the boooooox
$10,000 Flour Slaps

The Penguins