The big recognition of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds could have simply saved some lives.
The 2017 Charity Invitational introduced collectively quite a few streamers from throughout Europe and the US, who competed in DUOS mode over Twitch whereas viewers have been inspired to donate. All proceeds went to Gamers Outreach, an organisation that “provides equipment, technology, and software to help kids cope with treatment inside hospitals.”
The sport’s builders, Bluehole, agreed to match donations as much as $100,000 (to have a good time the sport promoting greater than 2 million copies), which the viewers surpassed. As of proper now, donations are up to $122,000, bringing the whole to $222,000.
If you missed the stream however need to donate, the donation hyperlink continues to be open.