Big and Crazy SNES RPG Auction
The big EarthBound convention/Camp Fangamer event is coming up really soon, and with it a bunch of new info is trickling out! Today is some info about this special T-shirt that will be available at the convention: All proceeds of this shirt go to the Speak Your Silence charity organization. Speak Your Silence is a nonprofit on a mission to conquer the stigma of child sexual abuse. It’s the ...Read More »
The RPG Limit Break 2015 charity stream is taking place right now as I type this. They’ve speedrunning lots of RPGs for a while now – here’s some more info: RPG Limit Break is a charity speedrunning marathon being held in Salt Lake City, UT. Speedrunners from across the US, Canada, and Australia have gathered to crush role-playing games and support charity. RPG Limit Break is pa...Read More »
Melissa King, a really cool and talented artist by profession, has made this piece of EarthBound art for a charity auction: If you’re interested in owning it, you can bid on this piece of art here! This is for the Press Start: Nintendo Charity, which has lots and lots of other great art, including lots more EarthBound/MOTHER-series stuff, as well as art based on other series enirely. There...Read More »
Yesterday was Day 2 of the EarthBound Bash and so many things happened that I can’t remember it all! Marcus Lindblom, the localization director of EarthBound, joined us at the Fangamer office! I asked him about a variety of localization changes he made in the game. He even chatted briefly about other interesting topics, such as his time working on Star Fox 2! PoeTrader and I made a bunch of ...Read More »
Yesterday was Day 1 of the EarthBound Bash, and it was a ton of fun! Some of the things that happened included: Playing EarthBound, of course! Live music throughout the event! A peek at the official MOTHER 2 novel… which sent the chat room insane! The stuff in the official novel really is that ridiculous 😯 Calls and Skypes from viewers + crazy pizza toppings chosen by callers Auctions! ...Read More »
The other day I posted this Fangamer video about a charity auction for the upcoming EarthBound Bash: Anyway, yesterday Chewy and I sat down and translated/subtitled it into Japanese to share with Itoi and the folks at his office. And almost immediately after Itoi saw it, he made a Tweet about it and shared it with everyone he could! This roughly translates to: I got an e-mail from @lindsayn. She...Read More »
Paolo sent me this recently: Speed Demos Archive is holding a speedrun marathon with members of Speed Runs Live on Twitch.tv from Jan 6th to Saturday Jan 12th to raise money for Cancer prevention, and on Wednesday Jan 9th at 09:10:00 GMT-0500 (Eastern Standard Time) they will be performing an EarthBound speedrun of the full game. The estimated time for the run is 6:15 by Mickey_Mage and skateman22...Read More »
Good ol’ xfis and Melcat are going to be playing through EarthBound this weekend for charity: On October 20th, 2012, I’ll be playing through Earthbound (SNES) live on Twitch.TV to raise money for my local Children’s Hospital. Mal will be joining me as well. We intend to start at noon that day and continue until we’ve completed the game. But we need your help! We’ve s...Read More »
At 5 PM Eastern the guys at zeldathon.net will be doing a charity playthrough of all three MOTHER games (using English patches when necessary), with the donations going to the Child’s Play charity. Check it out here when the time comes! ...Read More »
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