Promoting Peace Through Games

Peace Games is an initiative created to champion games developers to come together on the 21st of September to support Peace One Day. A chance for gamers to raise money for worthwhile causes in their favourite games.

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London, UK – 23 September 2013/… The first Peace Games – organised by Playmob, the London-based technology company championing charitable fundraising through games – reached over 500,000 gamers through a 24-hour livestream and in-game fundraising initiatives.
The live event broadcast from UKIE’s London office (http://ukie.info/), and streamed globally through Twitch TV (http://www.twitch.tv/peacegames) took place during global Peace One Day, the annual day of global unity on 21 September 2013. Peace Games successfully raised thousands for worthy causes through a combination of the livestream event, as well as special Peace Games in-app purchases in conjunction with Kobojo, SoshiGames and Playdemic.
Highlights from the livestream event included Sony Xdev demoing LittleBigPlanet 2’s community levels plus a special Peace Games outfit for Sackboy; Sony Access TV playing Hohoken and offering a sneak peek at PlayStation 4, Capcom playing DuckTales Remastered, Jagex playing Runescape 3, Mediatonic playing Foul Play, UKIE playing Animal Crossing; a tutorial on Farming Simulator 2013; Andrew Smith from SpiltMilkStudios revealing his love for Super Mario Galaxy 2; and HotSauce Interactive’s Georg Backer playing Space Chimps.
Jude Ower, Founder & CEO, PlayMob, said:
“The first Peace Games was a great success and we now have a firm foundation upon which to build on what we hope will be an annual event for the industy. We couldn’t have done it without the help of our friends and supporters who gave up their time and provided some amazing prizes for us to auction to raise funds for the cause.
“Funds raised from PeaceGames will be going to support global education projects contributed to be Peace One Day. We will be releasing more info about this important work shortly.”

London, UK – 23 September 2013/… The first Peace Games – organised by Playmob, the London-based technology company championing charitable fundraising through games – reached over 500,000 gamers through a 24-hour livestream and in-game fundraising initiatives.

The live event broadcast from UKIE’s London office (http://ukie.info/), and streamed globally through Twitch TV (http://www.twitch.tv/peacegames) took place during global Peace One Day, the annual day of global unity on 21 September 2013. Peace Games successfully raised thousands for worthy causes through a combination of the livestream event, as well as special Peace Games in-app purchases in conjunction with Kobojo, SoshiGames and Playdemic.

Highlights from the livestream event included Sony Xdev demoing LittleBigPlanet 2’s community levels plus a special Peace Games outfit for Sackboy; Sony Access TV playing Hohoken and offering a sneak peek at PlayStation 4, Capcom playing DuckTales Remastered, Jagex playing Runescape 3, Mediatonic playing Foul Play, UKIE playing Animal Crossing; a tutorial on Farming Simulator 2013; Andrew Smith from SpiltMilkStudios revealing his love for Super Mario Galaxy 2; and HotSauce Interactive’s Georg Backer playing Space Chimps.

Jude Ower, Founder & CEO, PlayMob, said:

“The first Peace Games was a great success and we now have a firm foundation upon which to build on what we hope will be an annual event for the industy. We couldn’t have done it without the help of our friends and supporters who gave up their time and provided some amazing prizes for us to auction to raise funds for the cause.

Funds raised from PeaceGames will be going to support global education projects contributed to be Peace One Day. We will be releasing more info about this important work shortly.

Make sure you check out Captain Peace in Kobojo’s Mutants: Genetic Generation for Facebook. This brand new character is being sold for a limited time only to support Peace One Day. For every single purchase of Captain Peace a part of the proceeds will be given to aid this worthwhile cause.
Head on over to Mutants: Genetic Generation to check out what Captain Peace has to offer and show your support for Peace One Day.

Make sure you check out Captain Peace in Kobojo’s Mutants: Genetic Generation for Facebook. This brand new character is being sold for a limited time only to support Peace One Day. For every single purchase of Captain Peace a part of the proceeds will be given to aid this worthwhile cause.

Head on over to Mutants: Genetic Generation to check out what Captain Peace has to offer and show your support for Peace One Day.

Happy Peace Day! Head on over to Village Life on Facebook and check out the Peace One Day bundle which includes a Level Up, 200 Oil and a Unicorn! For every  single purchase a minimum of $1.99 will be given to Peace One Day charity. Hurry, it’s available for today only! Don’t miss out!

Happy Peace Day! Head on over to Village Life on Facebook and check out the Peace One Day bundle which includes a Level Up, 200 Oil and a Unicorn! For every  single purchase a minimum of $1.99 will be given to Peace One Day charity. Hurry, it’s available for today only! Don’t miss out!

Don’t forget to check out the amazing ‘Peace Games Balloon’ floating about in Music Festival Game on Facebook. This unique limited edition item will give players 100% coin bonus and last for 4 whole hours! It is a must have item for all aspiring Festival organisers out there and for every item sold part of the proceeds will go towards supporting Peace One Day.
So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Music Festivals Game and fly away in the Peace Games Balloon!

Don’t forget to check out the amazing ‘Peace Games Balloon’ floating about in Music Festival Game on Facebook. This unique limited edition item will give players 100% coin bonus and last for 4 whole hours! It is a must have item for all aspiring Festival organisers out there and for every item sold part of the proceeds will go towards supporting Peace One Day.

So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Music Festivals Game and fly away in the Peace Games Balloon!

Check out this amazing video from Peace One Day about all the good that has been achieved since it’s formation and what goals they’re aiming for this year. 

Peace Games Press Release

Press Release

 Mutants, Musicians and Villagers Confirm Support for Peace Games Playmob confirms campaigns and schedule for Peace Games Live 24-hour event on 21 September 2013 to support the UN’s Global Peace Day

 London, UK – 18 September 2013/… Playmob, the London-based technology company championing charitable fundraising through games, today confirmed the fundraising initiatives that Kobojo, SoshiGames and Playdemic are running in support of Peace Games, taking place during global Peace One Day, the annual day of global unity on 21 September 2013 

Captain Peace - Mutants Genetic Gladiators (Kobojo)

The Captain Peace character for Kobojo’s Mutants Genetic Gladiators Facebook game is being sold for €60, with €21 going to support Peace One Day every time that he’s purchased. Captain Peace is one of the best mutants in the game, featuring high attack/large health/slow speed. 

Coin Pack - Clue The Music & Peace Games Balloon - Music Festivals (SoshiGames)

Soshi Games’ Clue the Music on iOS includes two Peace Games initiatives: a 600-coin pack, retailing at £5.99 with £2.09 going to Peace One Day. Also, a Peace Games balloon retailing at $5, with $1.75 going to support Peace One Day.

Peace Games Bundle - Village Life (Playdemic)

The limited edition Peace One Day Pack is available for 24 hours on 21st of September. Available for $4.99 with $1.99 going to support Peace One Day.

Playmob will be running Peace Games Live, a 24-hour live stream event designed to raise funds for worthy causes on 21 September 2013. (http://www.twitch.tv/peacegames). Funds raised as part of the initiative will go towards providing vaccinations for children in war torn areas, education around peace and raising awareness of the movement. Playmob also envisions that Peace Games Live will demonstrate the passion, creativity and generosity of the gaming and development communities.

Peace Games Live will be directly broadcast from the UKIE London Office (http://ukie.info/), streamed globally through Twitch TV. Structured like a telethon, Peace Games Live will encourage support to its donation page by providing exciting feature content from competitions, podcasts through to competitive gaming shows.

Peace Games Live is also being supported by creatives and celebrities from the games industry, with Sony, Capcom, Jagex, Mediatonic, TIGA, Develop, Games Industry International,  Big Red Barrel and UKIE already pledging their support through donations or appearances during the livestream event. Playmob will release a running order for Peace Games Live prior to the event.

Jude Ower, Founder & CEO, PlayMob, said:

“Playmob has long championed gaming as a force for good, helping developers and publishers to set up charitable campaigns within their games quickly and easily and enable gamers to feel part of something even bigger by transparently showing them what they are impacting, while they play their favourite games. Peace Games has a simple but crucial message - to benefit those impacted by war and violence, whether in areas of conflict or at home, across the world. Peace Games, and Peace Games Live, is the next logical step in this initiative for us.”

Peace Games Live welcomes contributions from publishers and developers looking to provide feature content, competition prizes, or sponsorship. If you’re interested, please contact Nick Taylor: nick@playmob.com

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About Playmob

Playmob enables gamers to give to global causes while playing their favourite games. Our ethos is simple - support a cause through in-game actions.

The core objective of Playmob is transparency. We believe that every gamer should see what they are directly impacting, and how much the cause will receive, in real-time. By linking to in-game actions, we also help to tell a story and capture the imaginations of players, showing them how a simple action can lead to life-changing good, globally.

Playmob have created a platform to help developers and publishers quickly and simply set up a charitable campaign, and making their players feel amazing while they play. By working with gaming and charity partners, Playmob combine the two by doing the heavy lifting, so we can start to make a positive impact today. To become a Playmob partner, sign up at www.playmob.com and our team will help you get started.

 

‘Clue the Music‘ the brand new iOS game about using photographic clues and real music clips to solve the challenging puzzles and show off your music knowledge has just released a very special Coin Bonanza pack in support of Peace One Day! And for every coin pack sold a part of the proceeds will go towards supporting this worthwhile cause.

Download Clue The Music, check out this amazing offer and help support Peace One Day.

‘Clue the Music‘ the brand new iOS game about using photographic clues and real music clips to solve the challenging puzzles and show off your music knowledge has just released a very special Coin Bonanza pack in support of Peace One Day! And for every coin pack sold a part of the proceeds will go towards supporting this worthwhile cause.

Download Clue The Music, check out this amazing offer and help support Peace One Day.

Check out the amazing ‘Peace Games Balloon’ floating about in Music Festival Game on Facebook. This unique limited edition item will give players 100% coin bonus and last for 4 whole hours! It is a must have item for all aspiring Festival organisers out there and for every item sold part of the proceeds will go towards supporting Peace One Day.
So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Music Festivals Game and fly away in the Peace Games Balloon!

Check out the amazing ‘Peace Games Balloon’ floating about in Music Festival Game on Facebook. This unique limited edition item will give players 100% coin bonus and last for 4 whole hours! It is a must have item for all aspiring Festival organisers out there and for every item sold part of the proceeds will go towards supporting Peace One Day.

So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Music Festivals Game and fly away in the Peace Games Balloon!

Today see’s the release of Captain Peace in Kobojo’s Mutants: Genetic Generation for Facebook. This brand new character is being sold for a limited time only to support Peace One Day. For every single purchase of Captain Peace a part of the proceeds will be given to aid this worthwhile cause.
Head on over to Mutants: Genetic Generation to check out what Captain Peace has to offer and show your support for Peace One Day.

Today see’s the release of Captain Peace in Kobojo’s Mutants: Genetic Generation for Facebook. This brand new character is being sold for a limited time only to support Peace One Day. For every single purchase of Captain Peace a part of the proceeds will be given to aid this worthwhile cause.

Head on over to Mutants: Genetic Generation to check out what Captain Peace has to offer and show your support for Peace One Day.

We will be broadcasting live on Twitch.tv/peacegames we’ll have more exciting information closer to the 21st. Watch this space!

We will be broadcasting live on Twitch.tv/peacegames we’ll have more exciting information closer to the 21st. Watch this space!