Bloodborne takes at least 30 hours to complete, but if you're not a DualShock 4 sensei, you could end up exploring Yharnam for upwards of 65 hours. The fact that one person has beaten it in around 40 minutes is particularly impressive, then. Disclaimers: this person is a dirty cheat, using exploits to level up their character and skip most of the game. It's still mind blowing, though.
Perhaps the most amazing thing is that this isn't the cleanest speed run you'll ever see. "This was a pretty good run but I can certainly get faster," he said of the attempt. And it's true: he wastes an enormous amount of time trying to land an early jump, for example. You can watch the full attempt below – but obviously beware of spoilers and stuff.