TORONTO, ON January 7, 2010—Mission Against Terror (M.A.T.), everyone's favorite free-to-play shooter from Wicked Interactive, today announced that it is extending its campaign with Gamers Outreach to benefit the wounded soldiers at Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Beginning in December, Wicked Interactive has been donating $1(USD) to Project GO Kart for every new account created in Mission Against Terror. Project GO KART is a division of Gamers Outreach that funds the construction of portable entertainment kiosks which are used to transport video games and other sources of entertainment to patients who have limited access to activities outside their rooms.
"Wicked Interactive's campaign is very generous," said Zach Wigal, Executive Director, Gamers Outreach. "Downloading the game and creating a character is an incredibly easy way for people to support the Dallas, Texas VA Hospital, and help us get them a GO Kart!"
"We are not going to rest until we have achieved this goal for Gamers Outreach," added Sam Ho, Director, Wicked Interactive. "We owe our freedom to these brave men and women. The least we can give them is a few minutes of our time to get involved in this campaign."
SHOW YOUR SUPPORT:
1. Download and register Mission Against Terror via the special link on Gamers Outreach: www.subagames.com/distribute.aspx?webid=403987&pageid=6.
2. Add the special "Support" icon to your Facebook profile or personal blog.
3. Tell your friends. Remember, for every person who signs up, one dollar will be donated to Project Go Kart.
Set in a near-future not so different from our own time, M.A.T. pits teams against one another in a bitter battle for the survival of the human race. Unanimously hailed for its solid game-play and wide variety of game modes, M.A.T. has taken North America by storm, after becoming quite popular in Asia and other parts of the world.
Most recently, M.A.T. has announced AI Mode, the latest game update which brings AI-controlled robots and other surprises to the supernaturally-charged shooter. For more information, visit: http://mat.subagames.com.
About Wicked Interactive
Wicked Interactive Ltd. is a video game publisher, founded in 2008, and based in Toronto, Canada -- the tech capital of Ontario. Through its SUBA Games platform, Wicked Interactive plans to create a centralized destination where North American gamers can access a range of Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) game experiences. The Wicked Interactive Mission is to provide an exciting and robust MMO game experience that is free and enjoyable to everyone. For more info, visit: www.wickedinteractiveltd.com.
About Gamers Outreach
Gamers Outreach Foundation is a 501©(3) video-game industry charity organization that works to use interactive entertainment in ways that improve the lives of others. The organization currently oversees three unique initiatives - funding the construction of portable gaming carts (GO Karts), sending video game care packages to U.S. troops serving overseas (Fun For Our Troops), and hosting online game nights and tournaments which benefit non-profit causes (Gaming4Others). The organization also hosts an annual video game tournament called 'Gamers for Giving,' which serves as a fundraiser for its efforts.
For more information on Gamers Outreach, visit: http://www.gamersoutreach.org.
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