Play For Japan

A Game Industry Relief Effort

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Auction: The Treyarch Play For Japan ShopJust over one day away, a heap of Treyarch auctions will close. Now is your time to bid on one-of-a-kind Call of Duty: Black Ops and World At War collectables signed by the development teams! Helmets, posters, cards, and actual prototypes of the Prestige Edition cars never before seen by the public!Here’s the complete list of Treyarch Play For Japan items now available for bidding:    * Call of Duty: Black Ops signed helmet    * Call of Duty: World at War signed cards    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Steelbook Proof    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Steelbook Proof    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Signed Poster    * Call of Duty Black Ops RC-XD Prototype    * Call of Duty Black Ops RC-XD PrototypeGood luck, and happy bidding! All proceeds from Treyarch’s auctions benefit The American Red Cross.

Auction: The Treyarch Play For Japan Shop

Just over one day away, a heap of Treyarch auctions will close. Now is your time to bid on one-of-a-kind Call of Duty: Black Ops and World At War collectables signed by the development teams! Helmets, posters, cards, and actual prototypes of the Prestige Edition cars never before seen by the public!

Here’s the complete list of Treyarch Play For Japan items now available for bidding:

    * Call of Duty: Black Ops signed helmet
    * Call of Duty: World at War signed cards
    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Steelbook Proof
    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Steelbook Proof
    * Call of Duty: Black Ops Signed Poster
    * Call of Duty Black Ops RC-XD Prototype
    * Call of Duty Black Ops RC-XD Prototype

Good luck, and happy bidding! All proceeds from Treyarch’s auctions benefit The American Red Cross.

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Auction: Game Boy Advance SP signed by Shigeru MiyamotoI have just dropped an auction for an autographed Game Boy Advance SP: Famicom Edition that I had signed by Shigeru Miyamoto. It’s in great condition, and it’s not like you can play for GBA favorites on your 3DS, right?This auction is for a Game Boy Advance SP: Famicom Edition autographed by Nintendo mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto. This Game Boy Advance SP is from my personal collection, and I had this autographed during E3 2006.The unit itself is in perfect condition, and while I played with it a few times prior to having it signed, it’s in working order. Note: this is a Japanese GBA SP. However it is region free and will play US/EUR/AUS titles just fine. This Game Boy Advance comes as is, without box or charger.Not only is this your chance to get your hands on a hard to find Game Boy Advance SP unit, but one that’s been signed by Shigeru Miyamoto!This auction closes April 19th at 12:18:16 PDT. All proceeds of this auction benefit the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund – a GlobalGiving Project.

Auction: Game Boy Advance SP signed by Shigeru Miyamoto

I have just dropped an auction for an autographed Game Boy Advance SP: Famicom Edition that I had signed by Shigeru Miyamoto. It’s in great condition, and it’s not like you can play for GBA favorites on your 3DS, right?

This auction is for a Game Boy Advance SP: Famicom Edition autographed by Nintendo mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto. This Game Boy Advance SP is from my personal collection, and I had this autographed during E3 2006.

The unit itself is in perfect condition, and while I played with it a few times prior to having it signed, it’s in working order. Note: this is a Japanese GBA SP. However it is region free and will play US/EUR/AUS titles just fine. This Game Boy Advance comes as is, without box or charger.

Not only is this your chance to get your hands on a hard to find Game Boy Advance SP unit, but one that’s been signed by Shigeru Miyamoto!

This auction closes April 19th at 12:18:16 PDT. All proceeds of this auction benefit the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund – a GlobalGiving Project.

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Auction: Murder of Crows Bottle signed by Irrational GamesDuring the press reveal of Irrational Games’ BioShock Infinite, the developer gave away a neat (very limited) “Murder of Crows” bottle to attendees. While we’re sure the added vigor would be enough, Irrational has had key team members drop their autographs on their to sweeten the pot.One Murder-of-Crows Vigor bottle as featured in the upcoming video game BioShock Infinite. Signed by Creative Director; Ken Levine, Art Director; Nate Wells, and Lead Artist Shawn Robertson.Item is approximately 10″ tall.This auction closes April 14 at 12:26:16 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit The American Red Cross.

Auction: Murder of Crows Bottle signed by Irrational Games

During the press reveal of Irrational Games’ BioShock Infinite, the developer gave away a neat (very limited) “Murder of Crows” bottle to attendees. While we’re sure the added vigor would be enough, Irrational has had key team members drop their autographs on their to sweeten the pot.

One Murder-of-Crows Vigor bottle as featured in the upcoming video game BioShock Infinite. Signed by Creative Director; Ken Levine, Art Director; Nate Wells, and Lead Artist Shawn Robertson.

Item is approximately 10″ tall.

This auction closes April 14 at 12:26:16 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit The American Red Cross.

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Auction: Child of Eden LED T-Shirt and GlassesKimi Matsuzaki posted an auction for an extremely limited edition Child of Eden T-shirt plus some funky blinky glasses, and the lucky auction winner will get a note personalized from “Miz” himself!You are bidding on a rare Child of Eden LED t-shirt (only 100 were given out at PAX East!) and Child of Eden blinkie glasses. The shirt size is Small, so this is perfect for a small male or female, or collector. The icing on the cake is that the winner of this auction will receive a personalized note from Tetsuya Mizuguchi, president of Q Entertainment, and creator of Child of Eden, Rez, Lumines, and Every Extend Extra!Once the auction closes I will forward your information to Mizuguchi-san, who will then write a note to the auction winner.This auction closes April 18th, 13:49:38 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fun – a GlobalGiving Project, on behalf of Red Storm Entertainment.

Auction: Child of Eden LED T-Shirt and Glasses

Kimi Matsuzaki posted an auction for an extremely limited edition Child of Eden T-shirt plus some funky blinky glasses, and the lucky auction winner will get a note personalized from “Miz” himself!

You are bidding on a rare Child of Eden LED t-shirt (only 100 were given out at PAX East!) and Child of Eden blinkie glasses. The shirt size is Small, so this is perfect for a small male or female, or collector. The icing on the cake is that the winner of this auction will receive a personalized note from Tetsuya Mizuguchi, president of Q Entertainment, and creator of Child of Eden, Rez, Lumines, and Every Extend Extra!

Once the auction closes I will forward your information to Mizuguchi-san, who will then write a note to the auction winner.

This auction closes April 18th, 13:49:38 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fun – a GlobalGiving Project, on behalf of Red Storm Entertainment.

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Auction: Eternal Darkness signed by Denis DyackShacknews editor Xav de Matos just offered up an autographed copy of the GameCube classic Eternal Darkness, signed by Silicon Knights’ own Denis Dyack.This auction is for a pristine copy of Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem for the GameCube, signed by Silicon Knights boss and well-known industry professional Denis Dyack.This auction closes April 16th at 22:29:49 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the American Red Cross.

Auction: Eternal Darkness signed by Denis Dyack

Shacknews editor Xav de Matos just offered up an autographed copy of the GameCube classic Eternal Darkness, signed by Silicon Knights’ own Denis Dyack.

This auction is for a pristine copy of Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem for the GameCube, signed by Silicon Knights boss and well-known industry professional Denis Dyack.

This auction closes April 16th at 22:29:49 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the American Red Cross.

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Auction: Biohazard Archives signed by Capcom’s Jun TakeuchiResident Evil fans, take notice. Alex Aniel just dropped a pretty slick Biohazard/Resident Evil collection autographed by Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi.A Japanese language book that contains scripts, files, character descriptions, artwork and more information from recent Resident Evil games. 288 pages. Games covered included Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, as well as the CG film, Resident Evil: Degeneration. This was signed by Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi (Onimusha 3, Resident Evil 5, Lost Planet 2) at Tokyo Game Show in 2010.This auction closes April 15 at 07:26:36 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the American Red Cross.

Auction: Biohazard Archives signed by Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi

Resident Evil fans, take notice. Alex Aniel just dropped a pretty slick Biohazard/Resident Evil collection autographed by Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi.

A Japanese language book that contains scripts, files, character descriptions, artwork and more information from recent Resident Evil games. 288 pages. Games covered included Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, as well as the CG film, Resident Evil: Degeneration. This was signed by Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi (Onimusha 3, Resident Evil 5, Lost Planet 2) at Tokyo Game Show in 2010.

This auction closes April 15 at 07:26:36 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit the American Red Cross.

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CAVE Announces Aid ProjectToday, Japanese developer CAVE (Espgaluda, Ibara, Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine) announced they will donate proceeds from two of their titles to support Tohoku earthquake relief efforts.From April 9th – April 17th, for you hip iPhone/iPod Touch owners, the game Mushihimesama BUG PANIC is at a special sale price of $0.99 (US/CA) £0.59 (UK) €0.79 (EU) $1.19 (AU). 99 cents for a CAVE shooter?! C’mon now!Also from the April release through the end of June, Xbox Live Arcade title NIN2-JUMP, for 400 Microsoft Points will see your crazy MS space bucks help Japan.Finally, the CAVE GOODS Online Shop will be selling “Charity Sets” (2,000 yen including tax) from Friday afternoon (April 15th) through Saturday (April 30th) for both domestic and international customers.All proceeds will go to affected areas via the Japanese Red Cross.

CAVE Announces Aid Project

Today, Japanese developer CAVE (Espgaluda, Ibara, Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine) announced they will donate proceeds from two of their titles to support Tohoku earthquake relief efforts.

From April 9th – April 17th, for you hip iPhone/iPod Touch owners, the game Mushihimesama BUG PANIC is at a special sale price of $0.99 (US/CA) £0.59 (UK) €0.79 (EU) $1.19 (AU). 99 cents for a CAVE shooter?! C’mon now!

Also from the April release through the end of June, Xbox Live Arcade title NIN2-JUMP, for 400 Microsoft Points will see your crazy MS space bucks help Japan.

Finally, the CAVE GOODS Online Shop will be selling “Charity Sets” (2,000 yen including tax) from Friday afternoon (April 15th) through Saturday (April 30th) for both domestic and international customers.

All proceeds will go to affected areas via the Japanese Red Cross.

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Auction: Ratchet & Clank Art Signed By Insomniac GamesInsomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. The team is kindly auctioning signed art from the event, including this Ratchet piece.
Ratchet & Clank Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.Size:  36″ Wide x 19 3/4″ TallThis auction closes April 12 at 11:33:45 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

Auction: Ratchet & Clank Art Signed By Insomniac Games

Insomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. The team is kindly auctioning signed art from the event, including this Ratchet piece.

Ratchet & Clank Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.

Size:  36″ Wide x 19 3/4″ Tall

This auction closes April 12 at 11:33:45 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

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Auction: Resistance 3 Art Signed By Insomniac Games (2 of 2)Insomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. Fresh off the event, they’ve kindly posted two auctions for Resistance 3 art, signed by the team. This is the second of two auctions.Resistance 3 Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.Size:  40″ Wide x 24 1/4″ TallThis auction closes April 12 at 11:25:51 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

Auction: Resistance 3 Art Signed By Insomniac Games (2 of 2)

Insomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. Fresh off the event, they’ve kindly posted two auctions for Resistance 3 art, signed by the team. This is the second of two auctions.

Resistance 3 Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.

Size:  40″ Wide x 24 1/4″ Tall

This auction closes April 12 at 11:25:51 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

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Auction: Resistance 3 Art Signed By Insomniac Games (1 of 2)Insomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. Fresh off the event, they’ve kindly posted two auctions for Resistance 3 art, signed by the team. This is the first of two auctions.Resistance 3 Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.Size:  24″ Wide x 36″ TallThis auction closes April 12 at 11:37:28 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

Auction: Resistance 3 Art Signed By Insomniac Games (1 of 2)

Insomniac Games hosted a recent Community Day in Hollywood that attracted hundreds of fans to the Egyptian Theatre for new looks at Resistance 3 and Ratchet: All 4 One. Fresh off the event, they’ve kindly posted two auctions for Resistance 3 art, signed by the team. This is the first of two auctions.

Resistance 3 Artwork featured at Insomniac Games Community Day 2011.  Signed by the entire team here at Insomniac Games.

Size:  24″ Wide x 36″ Tall

This auction closes April 12 at 11:37:28 PDT. All proceeds from this auction benefit Save the Children.

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