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Sony, Codemasters donate AUS $100,000 to cancer charity

You Can event benefits from strong sales of International Cricket 2010 on PS3

A cheque for AUS $100,000 (61,480) has been handed to Australian cancer charity You Can, courtesy of the Sony Foundation, Codemasters and Namco Bandai, thanks to strong sales of International Cricket 2010 on the PS3.

Last week, the Sony Foundation held a charity event known as Wharf4Ward to fund the initiative, which raises money to build specialist youth cancer wards across Australia. The $100,000 contribution was the largets of the day.

Whilst International Cricket 2010 is a Codemasters title, the game is represented in Australia by Namco Bandai.

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Hakki Sahinkaya7 years ago
God bless.
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Daniel Vardy Studying HND IT, De Montfort University7 years ago
surprised we dont see more of this considering the games industry is one of the biggest out there.
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David Rider Publisher, Hustler UK7 years ago
Excellent work from both companies.
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Sebastian Moss Editor -in- Chief, PlayStation LifeStyle7 years ago
Wonderful stuff, hopefully more companies will follow suit
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