By Charles Singletary   //   August 9, 2017 10:40 AM

Twitch Unveils First Wave of Events for TwitchCon 2017

Twitch is empowering their community and furthering their relationships with charities, software developers, tool creators, and more at their annual TwitchCon.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   November 7, 2015 4:30 AM

Join Shacknews for Extra Life 2015 this weekend! Watch the full stream here!

Joe Tirado and the rest of our Shacknews family will be joining in the effort to raise money for charity throughout the weekend. Join us for Extra Life 2015 this year, where we'll be joined by special guests, host fun giveaways, play with our community, and raise money for the children.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   July 2, 2015 11:18 AM

Rainbow Six Siege looks for the best of the best with the 'Siege Games'

Ubisoft is on the lookout for the highest-scoring teams for Rainbow Six Siege, holding hands-on tryouts at four major events. They'll also be looking out during the closed beta, which players can jump into after making a charitable donation to Extra Life.

By Steve Watts   //   October 27, 2014 8:00 AM

Shacknews Extra Life ends at $31K

By the end of our Extra Life efforts, we had raised more than $31,000 for Children's Miracle Network hospitals. Thank you.

By Joe Tirado   //   October 24, 2014 3:30 PM

Shacknews Plays: Extra Life 2014

Starting on 10/25, we'll be playing games for a full 24 hours in order to raise money for Extra Life. Come join us and be sure to donate!

By Steve Watts   //   September 12, 2011 10:45 AM

Xbox Live partnering with Extra Life for charity

Microsoft is partnering with Extra Life for the "Gaming and Giving for Good" (G3) event, to take place October 1. The company will provide a free Gold weekend to give players plenty of options to occupy their marathon gaming sessions.