The Runaway Guys Colosseum (officially called The Runaway Guys Colosseum - Charity Marathon for Direct Relief) is a charity marathon that took place over the weekend of 4th May to 6th May 2018 [1]. It involved many YouTubers including TheRunawayGuys and more. It was hosted on ProtonJon's Twitch channel. $111,492 was raised during the live event. The final total raised was $112,610.[2]

Participants[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Schedule times will be given in EDT and BST.

The schedule for the stream
Scheduled Time (BST) Day (BST) Scheduled Time (EDT) Day (EDT) Event Estimated Length
16:00 Friday 4th May 11:00 Friday 4th May Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 02:00:00
18:00 Friday 4th May 13:00 Friday 4th May Wheel of Fortune 01:00:00
19:00 Friday 4th May 14:00 Friday 4th May Dungeons & Dragons 02:00:00
21:00 Friday 4th May 16:00 Friday 4th May Zelda: A Link to the Past Randomizer Race 02:00:00
23:00 Friday 4th May 18:00 Friday 4th May New Super Mario Bros. U Team Battle 02:00:00
01:00 Saturday 5th May 20:00 Friday 4th May Werewolf 01:00:00
02:00 Saturday 5th May 21:00 Friday 4th May-Saturday 5th May Bonus Stream + Sleep 14:00:00
16:00 Saturday 5th May 11:00 Saturday 5th May Mario Kart: Double Dash 02:00:00
18:00 Saturday 5th May 13:00 Saturday 5th May Jon's Mystery Game Challenge 02:00:00
20:00 Saturday 5th May 15:00 Saturday 5th May Pokemon Puzzle League 01:00:00
21:00 Saturday 5th May 16:00 Saturday 5th May Pikmin 3 Battle Bingo 01:00:00
22:00 Saturday 5th May 17:00 Saturday 5th May  Live Music with FamilyJules & ToxicxEternity 01:00:00
23:00 Saturday 5th May 18:00 Saturday 5th May Pokemon Stadium 2 01:00:00
00:00 Sunday 6th May 19:00 Saturday 5th May Mario Party 7 02:00:00
02:00 Sunday 6th May 21:00 Saturday 5th May Bonus Stream + Sleep 14:00:00
16:00 Sunday 6th May 11:00 Sunday 6th May Monster Rancher 2 02:00:00
18:00 Sunday 6th May 13:00 Sunday 6th May Splatoon 2 01:00:00
19:00 Sunday 6th May 14:00 Sunday 6th May Super Smash Bros. - Falcon Roulette 01:00:00
20:00 Sunday 6th May 15:00 Sunday 6th May Super Smash Bros. for Wii U 01:00:00
21:00 Sunday 6th May 16:00 Sunday 6th May Wii Party U 01:00:00
22:00 Sunday 6th May 17:00 Sunday 6th May Worms W.M.D. 01:00:00
23:00 Sunday 6th May 18:00 Sunday 6th May Thrown Controllers 01:00:00
00:00 Monday 7th May 19:00 Sunday 6th May Super Mario Odyssey - Team Race 02:00:00
02:00 Monday 7th May 21:00 Sunday 6th May Bonus Stream + Finale 02:00:00

Prizes ($25 or more)[edit | edit source]

Friday: Signed artwork from Mal, Animal Crossing New 3DSXL, Xenoblade Chronicles for the Wii

Saturday: Signed ESP Guitar, WiiU Gamecube Controller Adapter, Xenoblade Chronicles

Sunday: Signed artwork from Mal, Signed Schecter Guitar, Xenoblade Chronicles

Incentives[edit | edit source]

Throughout the segments, there were various incentives for viewers to donate to Direct Relief, which ranged from $50 to $1,000. Throughout each segment, there was one constant incentive of $25 to enter a sweepstake to win several prizes, which included guitars, art and more. In addition to individual incentives, there were total stream incentives, usually at large amounts such as $10,000 or $100,000.

List of Incentives[edit | edit source]

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe[edit | edit source]

  • $50 - Name a player to race with oven mitts
  • $100 - Name player to race with mirror
  • $5,000 - "Mirror" Mode Race
  • $250 - Double mirror
  • $10,000 - Baby Park blindfolded

Wheel of Fortune[edit | edit source]

  • $50 - Name team to force solve

Dungeons & Dragons[edit | edit source]

  • $10 - Submit plot ideas

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Randomizer Race[edit | edit source]

  • First 2 $50 - Choose characters for ALTTP (started during the end of Dungeons & Dragons)
  • $50 - Name player to be swapped (later removed)
  • $75 - Cheat sheet advice! (later removed)
  • $100 - Save the Lamp/Kill the Lamp (interchanged throughout several points)
  • $99 - Final chance to Save the Lamp
  • Special Discount - 1% off lamp saving services

New Super Mario Bros. U: Battle Mode[edit | edit source]

  • $50 - Give immunity to team
  • $75 - Choose a new Wario
  • $100 - Choose team member to swap
  • $250 - Force all players to bubble

Werewolf[edit | edit source]

  • $100 (later decreased to $75) - Name a player to silence for one night
  • $100 - End the day immediately
  • $250 - Name a player for a secret one up!

Death Road to Canada[edit | edit source]

  • Top donor during this game - Win the rock from D&D (signed if requested)

Mario Kart Double Dash[edit | edit source]

  • $50 - Choose person to wear oven mitts
  • $50,000 - Blindfolded Battle Mode
  • $55,000 - Hire PI to Find Lamp

Jon's Mystery Game Challenge[edit | edit source]

  • Donate with Game A, B, C, D, or E, - Choose a mystery game

Pokemon Puzzle League[edit | edit source]

  • Single $50 Donation - Marriland plays upside down a match
  • $57,500 - 3D Mode
  • $58,000 - 2 Player 1 Controller Battle
  • 100 $33 donations praising the lamp- The Lamp returns
  • A single $3300000 donation- The Lamp starts a LP YouTube channel

Pikmin 3 Battle Bingo[edit | edit source]

  • 100 $33 donations praising the lamp- The Lamp returns

Live Music with FamilyJules & ToxicxEternity

  • 100 $33 donations praising the lamp- The Lamp returns
  • $100 - Jack & Jules play together

Pokemon Stadium 2[edit | edit source]

$100 - Choose Gen 1 or 2 Pokemon for battle (Emile vs. Marriland)

Mario Party 7[edit | edit source]

$50 - Choose players to swap

$100 - Choose player to become CPU for 2 turns

$1,000 - Next team must refuse star

$67,500 - Blindfolded Minigame

$68,250 - Mittens Minigame

$69,069 - Blindfold and Mittens Minigame

Super Mario 64 VS[edit | edit source]

$50 - Oven mitts 2 minutes

$100 - Reset console(Disabled last 30 minutes)

$150 Blindfolded 2 minutes

$250 A secret incentive(Added later/Deleted afterwards)

Splatoon 2[edit | edit source]

$80,000- Rollers only

$81,000- Salmon Run

$82,000- Moray Towers

Super Smash Bros. - Falcon Roulette[edit | edit source]

$50 - 2 people swap Falcons

$100 - Restore Falcon

$150 - Toggle items

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U[edit | edit source]

$50 - Choose character for any player

$100 - Falcon re-enters the battle(Never used)

$150 - Toggle items

$400 - All players become random(Used once)

Wii Party U[edit | edit source]

$88,500- Do You Know Mii Ft. Proton Jon

$90,000 Dance with Mii Ft. Proton Jon

$100,000- Lamp is restored at last

Worms W.M.D[edit | edit source]

$50- (Player) must use (Item) next turn

$100- Choose player to lose jump next turn

Thrown Controllers[edit | edit source]

$100- Choose next number to be pulled

Super Mario Odyssey - Team Race[edit | edit source]

$50 - Pass the controller

$75 - Oven mitts

$100 - 2P mode(Later canceled)

$150 - Evil Cappy(Later canceled)

$250 - Blindfolded 3 minutes

Total Incentives[edit | edit source]

  • $5,000 - "Mirror" Mode Race
  • $10,000 - Baby Park Blindfolded
  • $10,000 - Hiker Dance 1
  • $20,000 - Hiker Dance 2
  • $30,000 - Hiker Dance 3
  • $40,000 - Hiker Dance 4
  • $50,000 - Blindfolded Battle Mode
  • $50,000 - Hiker Dance 5
  • $55,000 - Hire PI to Find Lamp
  • $57,500 - 3D Mode
  • $58,000 - 2 Player 1 Controller Battle
  • $60,000 - Hiker Dance 6
  • $63,000 - 50 Songs in 2 Minutes FT. Proton Jon Guessing(Originally $65,000)
  • $67,500 - Blindfolded Minigame
  • $68,250 - Mittens Minigame
  • $69,069 - Blindfold and Mittens Minigame
  • $70,000 - Hiker Dance 7
  • $80,000 - Roller Only Match
  • $80,000 - Hiker Dance 8
  • $81,000 - Salmon Run
  • $82,000 - Moray Towers
  • $88,500 - Do You Know Mii?
  • $90,000 - Dance with Mii Ft. ProtonJon
  • $90,000 - Hiker Dance 9
  • $100,000 - The Lamp is Restored At Last
  • $100,000 - Hiker Dance 10
  • $110,000 - Hiker Dance 11

Segment Totals[edit | edit source]

This is a list of totals raised at the end of each segment. [3]

Segment Combined Total Before Event Total from each segment

$4000 or more is bolded

Highest Donation
Preshow $61 N/A $61 N/A
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe $13,966 N/A $13,905(Highest) $2000-Ovenmitts for everyone for 2 races

Other:$1000

Wheel of Fortune $17,365 $14,581 $2,784(6th) $218
Dungeons & Dragons $21,271 $18,650 $2,621(Lowest) $100
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Randomizer Race $28,778 $22,020 $6,758(3rd) $110.37-Save or Kill the Lamp
New Super Mario Bros. U: Battle Mode $36,618 $28,834 $7,784(2nd Highest) $300
Werewolf $41,081 $36,694 $4,387(4th) $1000Other:$500
Death Road to Canada $44,361 $41,164 $3,197(5th) $1901-Chugga's Sticker Star Speech
Preshow $44,444 N/A $83 N/A
Mario Kart Double Dash $51,565 $44,475 $7,090(Highest) $500
Jon's Mystery Game Challenge $56,223 $52,010 $4,213(4th) $350
Pokemon Puzzle League $59,153 $56,380 $2,773(6th) $350.50
Pikmin 3 Battle Bingo $60,167 $59,290 $877(Lowest) $99
Live Music with FamilyJules & ToxicxEternity $63,182 $60,286 $2,896(5th) $1000
Pokemon Stadium 2 $65,390 $63,182 $2,208(7th) $200
Mario Party 7 $71,657 $65,620 $6,037(2nd Highest) $1000-Refuse a Star
Super Mario 64 Versus $76,917 $71,682 $5,235(3rd) $250-Secret Incentive
Preshow $76,928 N/A $11 N/A
Monster Rancher 2 $78,916 $76,928 $1,988(7th) $100
Splatoon 2 $82,189 $79,266 $2,923(4th) $250
Super Smash Bros. - Falcon Roulette $84,621 $82,424 $2,197(5th) $150-Toggle Items
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U $87,001 $84,841 $2,160(6th) $400- Everyone is Random
Wii Party U $90,633 $87,149 $3,484(2nd Highest) $200
Worms W.M.D $92,490 $90,760 $1,730(Lowest) $100-Player loses jump next turn
Thrown Controllers $95,957 $92,716 $3,241(3rd) $500
Super Mario Odyssey - Team Race $109,426 $97,113 $12,313(Highest) $900
End of Stream $111,492 N/A $2,066 $200
End of Event $112,610 N/A $1,118 N/A

Totals each day[edit | edit source]

Friday: $44,361

Saturday: $32,556

Sunday: $35,693

Top 5 Highest Totals from Segments[edit | edit source]

  1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe $13,905 (Friday)
  2. Super Mario Odyssey- Team Race $13,469 (Sunday)
  3. New Super Mario Bros U: Battle Mode $7,784 (Friday)
  4. Mario Kart Double Dash $7,090 (Saturday)
  5. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Randomizer Race $6,758 (Friday)

Honorable 6th place- Mario Party 7 $6,037 (Saturday)

Top 5 Lowest Totals from Segments[edit | edit source]

  1. Pikmin 3 Battle Bingo $857 (Saturday)
  2. Worms W.M.D $1,730 (Sunday)
  3. Monster Rancher 2 $1,988 (Sunday)
  4. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U $2,160 (Sunday)
  5. Falcon Roulette $2,197 (Sunday)

Dishonorable 6th place- Pokemon Stadium 2 $2,208 (Saturday)

Total Amount Raised[edit | edit source]

At the end of the 3rd day of the stream, The Runaway Guys Colosseum had raised $111,492, crushing their initial goal of $50,000. The final amount was $112,610.

Memorable Events[edit | edit source]

  • Mario Kart Oven Mitts
  • Blindfolded Baby Park (and someone managing to run a couple of laps before his cheating was noticed)
  • The suspicious Lamp (Werewolf)
  • Masae wants death (Werewolf)
  • SavetheLamp Campaign
  • Lord Donator wanting 100 x $33 amounts praising the lamp to return it.
  • The return of the Lamp
  • Lord Donator
  • The Lamp
  • Jules picking the Ztar because he was changing teams in Mario Party 7.
  • The Hiker Dance every $10,000
  • Paper Mario Sticker Star
    • Viewer donates to ask how much money it would take for Emile to say Sticker Star is a decent game. Emile said $1 for every minute on his play time for the game which would total $1901. Later someone would donate, forcing Emile to accept his end of the bargain.
    • Jon tricking Emile to talk about good things regarding Paper Mario: Sticker Star for an entire minute on Thrown Controllers
  • Masae's new Husband, FalconZero
  • The reset wars between Jules and Masae during the Super Mario 64 Speedrun Race

YouTube[edit | edit source]

The stream was uploaded to YouTube, starting from Tuesday 5th June 2018, with each segment being uploaded daily, it concluded on Wednesday 28th June 2018, a day later than expected due to an error with the Super Mario 64 segment.

Sequel[edit | edit source]

A sequel was announced around the 10th April 2019 for the 3rd May to 7th May. Details of TheRunawayGuys Colosseum 2019 can be found here.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The dates vary, depending on time zones
  2. https://twitter.com/TheRunawayGuys/status/994056165293256704
  3. Each segment is where the break screen comes on (or in some cases, where the YouTube video cuts off).
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