The 2017 Extra Life Game Day Event

This Saturday is Game Day for Extra Life, the charity organization created by gamers to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

This year, I will attempt a full play through of Final Fantasy XV and it will be streamed live via YouTube on my channel.

 

I invite all of you to become part of something bigger than yourselves. Become a part of the community though either becoming an active participant, or donations.  I am trying to meet my goal of $1000 and I am sure I could if every one of you who sees this would pledge at least dollar per hour you want to sponsor, then share it and ask others to do the same.

I am playing for Blair Batson Children’s Hospital (UMMC) in Jackson, MS.

How does this work?

All of you will have a chance to watch me livestream a 25-hour gaming session starting Saturday morning and ending Sunday morning (sometimes I split it for viewership reasons.) You can interact with me online, chat with me, and offer your support and encouragement during the session.

What can I do to help?

You can help in two ways:

  1. Donate!  This is the best way and easiest way to help!  All of us pledge 25 hours of our time to this, so you can support that cause by pledging a dollar per hour of time you would like to sponsor.  This can be done by going to extra-life.org and finding the participant you want to sponsor.
  2. You can become part of the team by registering at extra-life.org.  Just because you don’t play on game day doesn’t mean you can’t be a part of the team.  You can make your own game day as long as you do it by the end of the year!

Thanks,

Be sure to follow me on twitter to stay up to date on the events coming up.

About Final Fantasy XV

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Pictured from left to right: Gladio, Noctis, Prompto, and Ignis pose in front of the Regalia, the royal car as they set out on their road trip. (captured on PS4 by Cornelius Thompson)

Final Fantasy XV is a Japanese Role-Playing Game that takes place on the world of Eos.  Noctis, our protagonist, is set on an quest of self-discovery as his homeland of Insomnia is invaded by the Niflheim Empire while he is away on a road trip. Learning and growing with his closest childhood friends, experience a tale of love and friendship as the four young men travel across several countries to meet their destinies…

About Extra Life

Extra Life is a Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraising program within the gaming community. Participants fundraise year-round and pledge to game for 24 hours with one goal: to save and improve the lives of sick and injured kids. Funds raised stay local to help pediatric patients at 170 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals across North America. Since 2008, Extra Life has raised more than $30 million for member hospitals. The movement, formed by gamers bonded by passion, is committed to saving and improving the lives of local kids.

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