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Itch.io Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality closes in on $5m goal

Itch.io Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality closes in on $5m goal

Indie games storefront Itch.io is closing in on the $5m goal for its Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality.

The offering has raised $4,610,390.81 at the time of writing, which is going to be donated to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and the Community Bail Fund, split evenly 50/50.

428,615 people have bought the bundle, spending an average of $10.75 on the deal. Consumers can spend what they want on the offering, with a minimum price of $5.

On launch, the bundle featured 740 games from more than 560 developers with a total price tag of $3,400. There are now almost 1,200 games in the bundle from in excess of 840 studios. The total price tag of everything in the bundle clocks in at $5,700.

Within its first few days in the wild, the offering had raised more than $2.3m.

You can check out the Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality right here


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Alex Calvin is a freelance journalist who writes about the business of games. He started out at UK trade paper MCV in 2013 and left as deputy editor over three years later. In June 2017, he joined Steel Media as the editor for new site PCGamesInsider.biz. In October 2019 he left this full-time position at the company but still contributes to the site on a daily basis. He has also written for GamesIndustry.biz, VGC, Games London, The Observer/Guardian and Esquire UK.

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