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Overwatch's pink Mercy skin raised over $12.7 million

In May, Blizzard teamed up with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to sell a pink Mercy skin in Overwatch as a fundraiser for breast cancer awareness. Going for $14.99, Blizzard pledged to donate all proceeds to charity in an effo...

 
 
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Summer Games Done Quick raises $2.1 million for charity

Another week of amazing speed running mayhem drew to a close yesterday as Summer Games Done Quick 2018 packed up its wild week of death glitches, frame clips, cutscene skips and out-of-bounds shortcuts, all in an an effort to raise top doll...

 
 
 
 
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Here's your Summer Games Done Quick 2018 lineup

The Summer Games Done Quick 2018 schedule is up and I can't wait to live vicariously through someone who's way better at Celeste than I am. There's a huge list of games, but at a glance, I know I'll also want to make time to catch the 3v3 b...

 
 
 
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AGDQ runner defeats two Punch-Out!! titles simultaneously

There were many amazing runs on last week's Awesome Games Done Quick charity event, including a wild dash through Resident Evil 7 and the always-impressive Super Monkey Ball run. But for many, the highlight was Zallard1's dual-ruining of Ni...

 
 
 
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Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 starts today

Speedrunners unite! Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) has returned, once again, to hurtle through a selection of classic and contemporary video games in the name of charity.The next seven days will see speedrunners from across the globe gathe...

 
 
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The latest Humble Bundle has 27 games

Humble Bundle has assembled another one of those big, all-for-charity bundles much like the Freedom Bundle earlier this year. This time, it's the Humble Care Package Bundle, a collection of 27 games being sold for $30 in support of charitie...

 
 
 
 
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Fighting Game Community appeal for Hurricane Irma donations

In the wake of the disastrous aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, the Florida coast is bracing itself for impact of another hurricane, Irma, which has already hit the Carribean. These are unfortunate and tumultuous times for the thousan...

 
 
 
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Harvey Relief Done Quick weekend begins now

Games Done Quick is doing a short weekend marathon of speed-runnning in typical GDQ fashion to raise money for those affected by the devastating Hurricane Harvey that hit Texas this week.  Harvey Relief Done Quick is kicking off w...

 
 
 
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XCOM, Borderlands and more in 2K Games Humble Bundle for PSN

If you have a participating PSN account, then there's currently a very cool 2K Games bundle available over at the Humble Bundle site, bagging you a lot of great, classic titles, across various Sony platforms, for very little cash.Currently,...

 
 
 
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See which games made the cut for Summer Games Done Quick 2017

[Update: Heck yeah, Breath of the Wild is listed for SGDQ 2017 as a bonus game.] Speedrun marathon Summer Games Done Quick has shared its game schedule for this year's event. That's not something I'd normally be super into seeing this far i...

 
 
 
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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 takes the EVO 2017 fan vote

EVO 2017 has filled the vacant spot on its lineup. Fighting game fans voted with their wallets, and the game that brought in the most money for Make-A-Wish International was none other than our dear old friend Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, ...

 
 
 
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Yogscast and Humble Bundle team up for an awesome cause

Yogscast is fairly popular, even if I couldn't name a single thing they've done. For a few years now, they've been hosting a "Jingle Jam" event to raise money for charities during the holiday season. It was only natural that Humble Bundle w...

 
 
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Axiom Verge fan speedrunning 'Metroidvania' games for charity

Shortly after Axiom Verge launched in 2015, its creator Tom Happ and his wife Chloe had Alastair, their first child. It was shortly after he was born that Tomm and Chloe were told that he suffers from a condition called Kernicterus -- the ...

 
 
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'Desert Bus for Hope' rolls into its tenth year

Desert Bus for Hope, the annual gaming marathon which benefits the Child's Play Charity, is underway right now. Desert Bus for Hope has raised over $3.1 million for Child's Play since 2007, and at the time of writing they've raise...

 
 




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The Tommy Wiseau quest in BL3 got a sensible chuckle from me

 
GoofierBrute

#Cursedmas

 
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Started playing The Creature in the Game is quite challenging, but a lot of And the world the devs created is Though a few of these puzzles make me want to punch

 
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#Cursedmas was something I didnt want to do then I stumbled upon Mikes new

 
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#Cursedmas?

 
TheIntern

Im full of anxiety and seasonal depression and caffeine isnt making me feel Goddamn it I just want the planet to be healthy and okay and for society to stop being childish dicks to one another for fifteen goddamn

 
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Holy shit really

 
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If youre considering the new Xbox, just build a PC

 
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Im happy to see that Microsoft recognized that the Japanese market doesnt really like boxy look of the Xbox One and adjusted their next console

 
 

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