ABLEGAMERS CHARITY and TRAIN JAM Announce 3 Talented Video Game Developers with Disabilities to Participate in Train Jam 2018

CHARLES TOWN, WV (FEBRUARY 21, 2018) – AbleGamers Foundation — the leading charity and organization wielding the power of gaming to break down the barriers of economic and social isolation for people with disabilities — and its partner Train Jam are overjoyed to announce today the three disabled game developers selected to participate in Train Jam 2018, a three-day train ride and game jam where some of the brightest developers come together to create unique and exciting video games while en route to GDC 2018. The three recipients have been selected for a full sponsorship for an all-expense paid trip from Chicago to San Francisco where they’ll attend the world’s biggest annual event for established and up-and-coming developers. read more

Green Bay Packers Running Back Ty Montgomery Recruits Pro Football Greats for Charitable Jam City’s PANDA POP Gaming Challenge

Los Angeles – January 22, 2017 – Leading mobile game maker, Jam City, announced its partnership with Panda Pop super fan and pro football star, Ty Montgomery, for a Panda Pop Save the Babies Event. Teaming up with Ty to support foster care families, Jam City will be donating $15,000 to the Coalition for Children, Youth & Families in his honor.  Ty will be challenging his Green Bay teammates and other professional football players to rescue the baby pandas in Panda Pop, the world’s most popular bubble shooter game. Kicking off on Ty’s 25th birthday, for every 25 levels these pro players complete in Panda Pop between January 22-29, Jam City will donate an additional $2,500. read more

Stack-Up.org and Suba Games are Raising Money for Combat Veterans with Photoshop Contest on Reddit

Reddit charity campaign features user photo contest incorporating characters from Global Adventures game

TORONTO – Dec. 7, 2017 – Suba Games and military video game charity Stack-Up.org are teaming up to promote a special Reddit contest where users manipulate photos to “place” characters from the MMO Global Adventures in real-world locations. A multiplayer epic where players go on action-packed treasure hunts together while facing zombies, vampires, and ancient gods, Global Adventures’ polished visuals and intense gameplay are sure to turn heads in 2018. read more

SQUARE ENIX and GlobalGiving Host Charity Auction For Hurricane Relief

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 4, 2017) – SQUARE ENIX and GlobalGiving have combined forces to host the FINAL FANTASY 30th Anniversary: A Legacy of Art charity auction for hurricane relief. From now through December 9th, fans can bid on select artwork from the FINAL FANTASY 30th Anniversary: The Legacy of Art exhibition. All proceeds from the auction will be donated to GlobalGiving to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Maria. read more

Two Days Remain to Sign Up for AbleGamers Train Jam 2018 Sponsorship for Life-Changing Trip to GDC for 3 Disabled Developers

In support of AbleGamers Foundation‘s mission of using the power of gaming to break down barriers of economic and social isolation for people with disabilities, AbleGamers announced earlier this month that it is providing three talented video game developers with disabilities with an all-expense paid trip on Train Jam 2018, as well as All Access passes to GDC 2018, through its AbleGamers Train Jam sponsorship. In case you missed this news, the application deadline is December 3rd read more

Paizo Announces 24-Hour Extra Life Charity Twitch Marathon

Pathfinder Creative Team, Owlcat Games and Lone Shark Games Join Forces in Day-Long Gaming Event to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

REDMOND, WA (November 1, 2017): Paizo Inc., publisher of the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, announced today Team Paizo will join the thousands of gamers worldwide uniting on November 4 to play games in support of the Extra Life charity, benefiting local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. read more