GameBlast is the UKs biggest annual charity gaming marathon weekend in aid of gamers' charity SpecialEffect. Friday 25th to Sunday 27th February 2022.
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Thousands of people want to share your passion for video games, but their physical disabilities stop them playing the titles we all know and love. You can change lives this February by signing up for GameBlast22, the UK's biggest charity gaming weekend in support of SpecialEffect! All the money you raise will help us find ways for people with disabilities to play again. You'll be funding the expertise, equipment and lifelong support that will bring fun, inclusion and joy into the lives of gamers everywhere.

GameBlast is the UKs biggest annual charity gaming marathon weekend in aid of the gamer's charity SpecialEffect. Organise your own live stream during GameBlast weekend, Friday 25th to Sunday 27th February 2022.

Step 1 - Decide what you're doing - Decide what type of stream you want to do. What games? For how long? Solo or with a team? Its up to you! Then choose the date and time that works best for you over GameBlast weekend.

Step 2 - Set up your page - Sign up and set up your Just Giving fundraising page!

Step 3 - Max out your stream - Head over to our resources section on Discord for stream overlays, social media images, video assets, alert GIFs, and a handy set of cheat sheets to help you with your event.

By signing up I agree that: Im voluntarily participating in the SpecialEffect GameBlast22 at my own request and at my own risk. I absolve SpecialEffect, their event partners or any event personnel of any and all liability arising from any injury, illness, death, loss or damage suffered as a consequence of my participation in the event. If Im under sixteen years of age, I confirm that Ive informed my parent(s)/guardian(s) of my participation in the event.

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SpecialEffect enable fun, inclusion, independence and a better quality of life for physically disabled people across the world through the inspirational use of adaptive technology.

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