Tag Archives: Red Cross
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 | 03:41 BST
Given the increasing realism of video games, the International Committee of Red Cross has asked the games industry to implement in-game punishments for depicted acts in violation of international laws of war.
Fri, Jul 22, 2011 | 11:15 BST
Sony’s announced that it has risen just under ¥130 million (£1.01 million) thanks to the PlayStation Network appeal in the aftermath of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan. £260,955 was raised in the US, while those in Europe gave £538,122: the last count was at £466,000 for the PAL regions last month. Asian countries bar Japan donated £16,673, while Japan itself gave £181,751.
There’s more on EG. Massive props for all who donated.
Mon, Jun 06, 2011 | 14:59 BST
Sony has announced that European PSN members managed to donate £466,000 for the Red Cross’s Japanese tsunami relief. In a letter on the EU PS Blog, the Red Cross thanked users for donating money – the exact sum being £466,465.60 – via the PlayStation Store to the charity following the terrible events in the country back in March. The full letter can be found here.