Today Sony's Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein
has announced that SCEA has teamed up with IGN for a Haiti charity event.
To quote: We have watched in horror and sorrow as the events in Haiti have unfolded over the past few weeks.
As millions are suffering through conditions unimaginable to us, it's kind of hard to know how to even begin to help. Last week, http://www.ign.com/ came to us with an idea that gamers could get behind - a http://www.ign.com/ignforhaiti/.
Starting at 9am Pacific, the IGN crew will be broadcasting live for 12 hours, and taking donations for http://www.habitat.org/.
Here at SCEA, we contributed a number of rare, collectable items to the cause, including a http://cgi.ebay.com/Employee-only-Ratchet-Clank-Quark-vinyl-figures_W0QQitemZ140377784434QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_DefaultDomain_0?hash=item20af2b0072, a http://cgi.ebay.com/God-of-War-Collection-autographed_W0QQitemZ140377792305QQcmdZViewItemQQptZVideo_Games_Games?hash=item20af2b1f31, a http://cgi.ebay.com/Infamous-Pack-Signed-game-signed-comic-more_W0QQitemZ140377799424QQcmdZViewItemQQptZVideo_Games_Games?hash=item20af2b3b00, and the ever popular (and rare) http://cgi.ebay.com/Uncharted-2-Fortune-Hunters-Edition_W0QQitemZ140377799690QQcmdZViewItemQQptZVideo_Games_Games?hash=item20af2b3c0a.
Even if you don't win any of those items, you can always bid on "http://cgi.ebay.com/Hayden-Panettierre-autographed-bedding_W0QQitemZ140376888360QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_DefaultDomain_0?hash=item20af1d5428." Seriously. It's for a good cause!
Check out the http://www.ign.com/ignforhaiti/ to find out more, or donate now. Let it never be said that we gamers don't look up from their monitors to take note of the world around us. Help us help IGN make a difference.
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