The bleak survival sim This War Of Mine just released some new DLC that adds "unique street art" to the game. All proceeds go to the charity organization War Child, developer 11 bit Studios said. Check out the DLC on the game's Steam page. » 3/10/15 11:05am 3/10/15 11:05am

Weird Al Singing 'Yoda' With Autistic Children Made Me So Happy

During Comedy Central's biennial Night of Too Many Stars benefit for New York Collaborates for Autism, Weird Al Yankovic and 13-year-old autistic singer Jodi DiPiazza performed a stunning rendition of the classic "Yoda" that moved me to tears. » 3/09/15 12:06pm 3/09/15 12:06pm

A Limited Edition PS4 Just Went for $128,000

A super special PlayStation 4. A good cause. An internet auction. You better believe this 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 just went for well over a hundred grand. » 1/26/15 7:45am 1/26/15 7:45am

This weekend, a different kind of gaming marathon will be happening. Spawn4Good will be assembling people to play video games for as long as they can to raise awareness about police brutality, as well as pulling together money for surviving family members of those killed by the use of excessive force. You can get more… » 1/16/15 2:30pm 1/16/15 2:30pm

Awesome Games Done Quick's latest speedrunning-for-charity marathon has concluded with over $1.1 million raised (and donations still being accepted) for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. You can check out the highlights, browse through every run or simply watch that marriage proposal over and over. » 1/11/15 10:45am 1/11/15 10:45am

Watch The Week-Long Awesome Games Done Quick 2015 Marathon Right Here

The 2015 Awesome Games Done Quick marathon kicked off yesterday, with an entire week of non-stop gaming speedruns benefiting the Prevent Cancer Foundation. This year the assembled speedrunners are playing *checks schedule* everything. » 1/05/15 11:00am 1/05/15 11:00am

Stormtrooper Walking Across Australia (Not Yet Killed By Spiders)

Scott Loxley, a member of the 501st Legion, is walking around Australia. It's a big country, I should know, but I also know that he's walking around the parts full of animals that kill humans for sport. » 11/13/14 9:30pm 11/13/14 9:30pm

Watching the Extra Life charity streams? Our own Steve Marinconz just started a 24 hour gaming marathon stream with Team Rob in support of his local Children's Miracle Network hospital. Last year Steve got horrible food poisoning during the stream, so keep an eye on the bearded guy below. Watch them here. » 10/25/14 3:15pm 10/25/14 3:15pm

Watch These People Speedrun Pretty Much Every Game You Can Think Of

Do you like speedruns? Of course you do. They're incredible, mesmerizing feats of human determination. Do you like them enough to watch 135 of them for a week straight, though? Well, if you'd like to speedrun the very concept of speedrunning, now you can, with games ranging from Final Fantasy VII to, um, Rock Band. » 7/28/14 7:30pm 7/28/14 7:30pm

Watch Gamers Speedrun For Charity All Week Long, Right Here

As foretold by prophecy, the weeklong Summer Games Done Quick charity speedrun marathon launches today, and you can watch all seven days of speed gaming for a good cause right here. » 6/22/14 2:20pm 6/22/14 2:20pm

There's A Super Teeny Tiny Chance You Could Be In The New Star Wars

The latest installment of Star Wars is great for many reasons, but now there's one more: You can donate to charity for a chance to fly to London, meet the cast, and be in the latest film. » 5/21/14 12:00pm 5/21/14 12:00pm

Charity Helps Disabled Gamer Complete GTA V

Here's a lovely little story: Lee, a British gamer with spinal muscular atrophy, was able to play and complete Grand Theft Auto V thanks to the British charity Special Effect. His testimony is worth your time—it's interesting and poignant. Video above. » 3/12/14 4:32pm 3/12/14 4:32pm

PC Gamers Collected Almost $2 Million for Charity in November

Last year, digital retailer GOG.com ran a one-week promotion for charity, offering up a large bundle of games at a discount. As it turns out, a lot of people were interested. » 1/17/14 6:30am 1/17/14 6:30am

AGDQ 2014: Easy Links to Watch Every Single Run!

If you're like me, you might have missed a few of the many great runs during Awesome Games Done Quick 2014. Which is why, with assistance from many fine Redditors, here is a list of links for watching every single speedrun! (Now with Bonus Stream!) » 1/16/14 5:28pm 1/16/14 5:28pm

Gabe Newell Says He'll Do A Reddit AMA If Charity Reaches $500k

When Valve head honcho Gabe Newell posted on Reddit yesterday, the community freaked out. And although some people were interested in the racing link Newell submitted, most Redditors want to ask questions about Valve that have been on their mind for years, like "Where's Left 4 Dead 3?" and "How long did it take you to… » 1/16/14 9:58am 1/16/14 9:58am

Awesome Games Done Quick wrapped up its weeklong speedrun extravaganza yesterday, and it succeeded in raising $1 million—$1,008,320.99 exactly—for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. All of the runs are listed, with links to video, in this thread, or check out Punch-Out!! while blindfolded, and a world record in Goldeneye. » 1/12/14 4:31pm 1/12/14 4:31pm

Gamers Are Racing Through Your Favorite Games For Charity

It's time again for the annual Awesome Games Done Quick charity marathon, where gamers who are experts in a variety of classic games come together and broadcast their best runs for your entertainment and donations. » 1/06/14 4:30pm 1/06/14 4:30pm