Something for the weekend: Gaming marathon GameBlast

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This weekend there’s a gaming marathon of epic proportions being held and it’s all in aid of the awesome SpecialEffect who bring the joy of gaming to those with disabilities.

GameBlast 15 is a nationwide gaming event that brings together around 50 companies from around the games industry to help raise funds for the work that SpecialEffect do.

There will plenty to watch over the weekend with the action kicking off with a global RuneScape event held by Jagex – be sure to tune in from 12pm via twitch.

300x300Coming from SpecialEffect’s London HQ, GameBlastLIVE will have interviews from top gaming figures, playthroughs of unreleased game content, giveaways and updates to how the fundraising is going – tune in from 10am on Saturday.

GAME will also be in attendance to this year’s GameBlast by putting on a variety of gaming events across their UK stores and from 6pm on Friday they will be streaming a special 24 hour gaming session in partnership with Ginx.

Enjoy the show and remember to give up a few quid!

 

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