Due to how frequently these events occur, some people have "faked" or played up drama such as the ones seen in I'm A Speedrunner 8 involving CrystalFissure, Nintendogen64, and Rickyman48. While entertaining, it is advised that people remember that drama typically arises due to egos circumnavigating the tribal island that is competitive speedrunning. In that regard, no one should ever take it seriously.
As these events can result in being rather extensive, they are given their own article. You can find them by looking in Category:Controversy.