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D&D: Extra Life Was A Smashing Success

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Extra Life concluded this last weekend. Thanks to your efforts, Extra Life raised a ton of money to help children in need.

Dungeons and Dragons is as much about the community as it is the game. You can’t have one without the other, after all. And it’s nice to see a community really around and really do some good. This past weekend was a chance to do exactly that as Wizards of the Coast (and friends) joined in the Extra Life fundraiser–24 hours of gaming meant to raise money for children in need.

And, thanks to the donation of folks like you, this year’s Extra Life raised in excess of seven million dollars, with the Dungeons and Dragons team coming in 3rd on the team leaderboards, raising well over one hundred thousand dollars for the Children’s Miracle Network.

Of course, in true D&D fashion, all this heroism comes with some treasure attached. Players unlocked previews of the soon to be released Xanathar’s Guise to everything, but also unlocked some concept art and special digital content. Check out the full list of rewards below.

via Wizards of the Coast

TEAM SHIRTS

Support Children’s Miracle Network hospitals and buy a Dungeons & Dragons team shirt! You can find them for sale now at CustomInk. But act fast; sales end shortly after the Nov 3-4 Extra Life event!

REWARDS

As we raise more money together, we’ll also unlock content from Tomb of Annihilation you can’t get anywhere else and preview pages from the upcoming Xanathar’s Guide to Everything. Also look for additional rewards including character reveals and even exclusive content from partners like Codename Entertainment. Donation rewards for the D&D Team include:

We will also make a cert available to all Adventurers League players at the conclusion of this year’s Extra Life. These rewards will be based on the total raised by the D&D team. Benefits will be usable from the end of Extra Life 2017 to the end of Extra Life 2018. Each player will receive one of these certs, and cross the benefits off after using them.

  • $25k: All Adventurers League players receive 1 free potion of healing to assign to one character. Cross off this benefit after assigning the potion to a character. (Unlocked)
  • $50k: All Adventurers League players are entitled to apply advantage to one roll they make. Cross this benefit off this cert after using it. (Unlocked)
  • $75k: All Adventurers League character receive 1 free potion of greater healing to assign to one character. Cross off this benefit after assigning the potion to a character. (Unlocked)
  • $100k: All Adventurers League players are entitled to one free resurrection spell for one of their characters. Cross this benefit off this cert after using it.

You can use that Idle Champions code for another few days, and you can grab yourself a sweet t-shirt for another day so if you wanna snag one do so now.

But in the meantime, thanks for your efforts, this stuff really does make a difference.

Only way to be a bigger hero is to be a man hanging out of a space ship with a shotgun.

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