Child’s Play Auction Winner!

At this year’s Child’s Play Auction Dinner Fire Hose Games was pleased to donate the oppurtuinty to have your name placed into our game. This was accompinaned by a framed piece of artwork created by our own Jacques Pena.

We are happy to announce that the winner of the auction, with an impressive personal donation of $300.00, was number 520, Don F.

We will be in touch soon, and will share updates on the blog!

For more information on how you can donate to Child’s Play please visit their website.

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Get YOUR name in our Game! Child’s Play Auction and Dinner 2011

The Child’s Play Charity Auction and Dinner is happening on December 8th 2011 in Seattle, and Fire Hose has a pretty sweet set of items for the auction block.

Before we tell you about that though, how about a bit on Child’s Play?

Child’s Play was started in 2003 by Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins (you may know them better as Gabe and Tycho of Penny Arcade fame) in response to the media’s negative portrayl of video gaming culture and of gamers themselves. The two called the gaming community to arms and asked them to donate to the Seattle Children’s hospital during the holiday season.

In that first year the charity raised over $250,000 worth of toys, games, and other gifts; the charity has raised nearly 10 million dollars to date.

The goal of Child’s Play is to positively impact the life of a child through the power of play. Tonight you can bid on items donated by people throughout the gaming community the …

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Come to GP 4 CP to support Child’s Play

GP 4 CP, an annual charity drive to raise money for our friends at Child’s Play, is taking place this Saturday at 7PM in the Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge. Food will be eaten, raffles will be won, and games will be played! We’re bringing a copy of Slam Bolt Scrappers for people to check out, and we’re also contributing two copies of SBS to the auction. So, if you decide to join us, you’ll be helping out a good cause and have a chance to WIN A GAME THAT HASN’T EVEN COME OUT YET! SWEET!

Here’s the details: Saturday, December 4th, 7:00 – 11:00 pm Microsoft NERD Lounge 1 Memorial Drive Cambridge, MA 02142

We hope to see you there!

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