Call of Duty developer Infinity Ward has announced its participation in the Extra Life 24-hour gaming marathon for charity.
Call of Duty developer Infinity Ward announced its participation in the Extra Life 24-hour gaming marathon on October 20th in a post today on the event's official page.
The event will raise money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, a program that collects funding for children in difficult financial situation who need medical attention.
"Each of us has chosen our local Children's Miracle Network Hospital where thousands of children are treated each year, regardless of their family's ability to pay," reads Infinity Ward's post. "These kids are facing scary stuff like cancer, cystic fibrosis, and injuries from accidents to name just a few.
"We'll attempt to play an epic 24 hour video game marathon and it's our sincere hope that you'll find it in your heart to support us with a monthly pledge or one-time gift that will go directly to that team member's chosen hospital," the developer wrote.
Fans can help the developer reach its $10,000 goal by joining the team and making a pledge on the team's page. Extra Life accepts one-time donations as well as pledges, are both tax deductible.