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In the past four years, Penny Arcade's Child's Play charity has raked in the kind of money that can only be visualized as a gargantuan, green pile of bills. This year, however, marks a special milestone -- $1,000,000. That's when people look up, alarms sound and bloggers put down their lassos of let...

January 6th 2007 at 1:25am 0 Comments
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Buy a Bone raffle ticket [Update: This raffle is closed. Congrats to winner #45!]One final charity raffle to finish off '06 in style. We're going to be raffling a bundle including a copy of the IGF-nominated Bone: The Great Cow Race signed by the game's developers, copies of Jeff Smith's first two...

December 29th 2006 at 11:20pm 0 Comments
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We've chosen three random winners for our Neuros Recorder 2 and PSP bundle raffle using random.org. Donation #279 wins the grand prize, while #356 and #685 each win a Neuros Recorder2 unit! We'd like to thank everyone for donating nearly $800 to this raffle and especially thank Neuros for the genero...

December 16th 2006 at 9:22pm 0 Comments
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Buy an Okami/God Hand raffle ticket [Update: This raffle is closed! Congratulations to winner #4!]When Capcom shuttered Clover Studio this past October, the gaming world lost one of the industry's most consistently creative studios. This fall, their final two titles were released for the PlayStatio...

December 16th 2006 at 9:22pm 0 Comments
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The third item in the Joystiq Child's Play charity raffle is now up for, um, raffle. This prize is huge. You'll get the Mad Catz Xbox 360 Arcade GameStick and a ton XBLA games. Not only that, but there are two prize packs to be given away, so you have two chances to win. Look at all these games!Incl...

December 15th 2006 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Buy an Xbox Live Arcade GameStick bundle raffle ticket[Update: This raffle is closed! Congratulations to winners #89 and #173!]The Child's Play raffle continues! Remember, you've only got one more day to purchase a ticket for the Neuros Recorder 2/PSP bundle. Tonight, we've got two identical bundles...

December 14th 2006 at 11:09pm 0 Comments
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[Update: Winners have been chosen for both versions. Congrats #11 and #26!]In case you're still not sure how this Child's Play raffle process works, check out the comments donations on our first raffle post for a Neuros Recorder 2 bundled with a PSP and some games. Thanks to everyone for donating to...

December 13th 2006 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Joystiq has announced a very special series of contests to help earn money for Child's Play, the charity organization started by the creators of Penny Arcade. As a rule, bloggers in the Joystiq network are not allowed to keep any of the swag that companies send our way. Generally, we give these thin...

December 13th 2006 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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[Update: We've chosen three random winners using random.org. Donation #279 wins the grand prize, while #356 and #685 each win a Neuros Recorder2 unit! We'd like to thank everyone for donating nearly $800 for this raffle and especially thank Neuros for the generous gifts. If you're upset you didn't s...

December 12th 2006 at 11:31pm 0 Comments
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Now in its fourth year, you've no doubt heard of Child's Play, the charity started by the guys behind Penny Arcade to get toys and games to sick kids in hospitals. Here at Joystiq, we get sent a lot of stuff that, as a rule, we don't keep. So we've decided to do what we can to help out this holiday...

December 12th 2006 at 11:30pm 0 Comments