[KwartzLab] We need you (and your money) at Headshots this weekend!
ben at kwartzlab.ca
Tue May 14 14:37:13 EDT 2013
Hey folks, Headshots from the Heart, the 24-hour game-a-thon is
happening this weekend at Kwartzlab.
What is Headshots? Our four intrepid players run as far through
Borderlands 2 as possible, head-shotting everything in their path. The
entire event will be broadcast through a Live stream online. There will
be auctions for awesome stuff throughout the event, including hand made
items (like dice cufflinks, etc) and lots of SteelSeries stuff (they
donated $4000 worth of stuff to auction off and give away this year!).
All proceeds are going to Child's Play, a charity that provides video
games and other fun stuff to children's hospitals around the world.
Their website is: http://www.childsplaycharity.org/
Now, while all this is going on, we're also running a LAN party in the
front space at the lab. We'll have hookups for you to bring your gaming
rig or laptop. There will be space for table-top games if that's more
your thing also. We have blocks of the event that are themed for
different games, but you're more than welcome to play anything you wish
during the event. We'll also have a custom Minecraft server running for
What do you need to do to get into this epic event? Simple, raise $50 to
get in the door. This gets you into the LAN/board gaming event, and you
can stay as long as you like, even the entire 24 hours if you can stay
awake ;) We have lots of caffeine and energy drinks available at the lab
and we'll be invariably bringing in some food as well (feel free to
bring your own as well!). However, because there will be minors present,
there's no alcohol at this event. (There is a bar close-by if you need a
For more info, check out the website: http://headshotsmarathon.org/home/.
Info on the LAN party and how to sign up is here:
Hope to see you there, and remember, it's all about buying fun stuff for
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