21 February 2020

GameBlast 2020: SpecialEffect aim for £1M in 'the best excuse to game ever'


SpecialEffect’s annual GameBlast fundraising spectacular is back over the weekend of 21-23 February 2020, and the charity are inviting gamers to hit £1M raised over the event’s seven-year history. 

GameBlast, the UK’s biggest annual charity gaming marathon weekend, is the perfect way to do what you love most AND change the lives of disabled gamers at the same time.

It’s simple. Just organise your own gaming marathon or gaming event at your own convenience, and hold your event sometime during the weekend of 21-23 February if possible. Raise donations by signing up through JustGiving and we’ll help you max out your fundraising and fun.

You can sign up for GameBlast20 at and keep up with the action at