Rockstar donates 5% of revenue from in-game purchases to charity

Rockstar Video games has donated 5% of the income it earned from in-game purchases in GTA On-line and Crimson Useless On-line all through April and Might to a wide range of charities everywhere in the world.

The information comes from the Rockstar Video games Twitter account, the place the corporate posted an announcement about its current donations. You’ll be able to try the tweet under.

Rockstar Video games COVID-19 Reduction Replace:

— Rockstar Video games (@RockstarGames) August 3, 2020

“The Rockstar Video games group is superb,” reads the official assertion. “Lately we pledged to donate 5% of our income from purchases in GTA On-line and Crimson Useless On-line in April and Might to assist these within the communities round our studios and past who’ve been hit hardest by the worldwide pandemic – and because of you all, we’ve got been capable of make substantial donations to an enormous quantity of charitable endeavors.

“It’s actually humbling to see how you’ve got helped make this attainable simply by coming collectively to play our video games, and we can not thanks sufficient in your assist,” it continues. “For a listing of charities and organizations that we’ve got been capable of assist on account of these donations, damaged down by area, with hyperlinks to the person websites if you need to be taught extra or make a further contribution, please go to the Rockstar Newswire.”

“As soon as once more, we thanks all from the underside of our hearts and hope that everybody continues to remain protected, abide by native rules and proceed to care for one another,” the submit concludes.

In associated information, Rockstar lately launched the primary new Crimson Useless On-line replace in ages – critically, it’s been so lengthy that gamers began to decorate up as clowns with a view to take the piss out of them. The replace launched the Naturalist function, which permits gamers to review animals.

In the meantime GTA On-line is about to obtain a large replace later this summer season, which is able to add a completely new space to the sport.

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