25-27 Feb

The UK's Biggest Charity Gaming Weekend

Feb 25, 2022

Get ready to GameBlast!

Join the party for UK’s biggest annual charity gaming marathon weekend – and help the charity SpecialEffect bring the magic of gaming into the lives of people with physical challenges across the world.

Taking part is simple – just organise your own sponsored gaming event sometime during the weekend of 25-27 Feb 2022. Take part as an individual, a group of friends, a community or a company and bring on the livestreams, speed runs, tabletop games… it’s your call! Whatever you’re planning, we’ll help you with support and resources every step of the way.

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GameBlast, the UK's biggest charity gaming weekend, is just 6 weeks away and we couldn't be more excited!

If you're planning to take part, be sure to take advantage of all the resources available to help make your #GameBlast22 stream the best it can be! https://twitter.com/GameBlast/status/1481957054906617860

William Merritt Centre is taking part in a 24 hour gaming marathon to raise money for SpecialEffect.

£5 can buy flexible fixings to enable a correct and firm hold of controller, joystick or button for safe and comfortable use for disabled users.

Donate: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/wmc-gameblast22

Level up your #GameBlast22 stream with our handy collection of resources, available via the SpecialEffect website or community Discord! https://discord.com/invite/7AKxc8D

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