In the infamous words of Ferris Bueller, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” I don’t know about you, but it seems like this year is flying by with no sight of slowing down.
In an effort to stop and look around, here’s our monthly update to let you all know the important news from around the community. Buckle in, because you’re the best gaming has to offer!
Extra Life at E3 2017
With help from the Orange County and Los Angeles Guilds, Extra Life headed to E3 for the 6th year in a row to raise awareness for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the children we serve. We recruited over 300 new Extra Lifers and launched a new initiative called Bits for Kids, where Twitch partners and affiliates can donate their bits to Extra Life. Learn more about Bits for Kids here, and also check out some pictures from our time at E3 here.
Trion Worlds In Game Bundle
Trion Worlds is teaming up with Extra Life for the 3rd year in a row to release an in-game bundle for their crafting game, Trove. The bundle includes here
Extra Life United 2017 Recap Video Released
Extra Life United is an annual gaming tournament held in Orlando, FL that brings together some of the most passionate Extra Life Community members while giving them a chance to unlock funds for their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. We took a look back at ELU 2017 by releasing this recap video to remind us of the amazing memories and that this is not game over for the sick and injured kids treated at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. To sign up for updates for Extra Life United 2018, visit http://extra-life.org/united
We are 4 months out from Game Day and over 13,000 people have signed up to play games and heal kids! We have also raised close to $1.2 million – INCREDIBLE! Thank you for your dedication to the children we serve.
We Remember An Angel
June 15th would have been Victoria Enmon’s 25th birthday. Happy Birthday to the little girl from Texas who inspired the Extra Life movement for millions of kids treated at children’s hospitals. We love and miss you, Tori!
Mike, Liz, Lou and Jeromy
Team Extra Life
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Edited by herobyclicking