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GameSessions Giveaway offers free copy Worms Reloaded in support of Oxfam

GameSessions Giveaway offers free copy of Worms Reloaded in support of Oxfam

GameSessions, the company pioneering game giveaways and trials, today announces a new giveaway of Worms Reloaded in support of Oxfam.

Building on the success of GameSessions Giveaways thus far, GameSessions continues to use its unique reach and engagement to raise awareness for global brands and charity organizations. The Latest GameSessions Giveaway supports Oxfam in bringing safe water and sanitation to families in poor communities and refugee camps around the world.

GameSessions will offer Team 17’s Worms Reloaded to download and play for free today (28th November 2017). There will be an in-game option to donate directly to Oxfam and GameSessions will also donate a share of any revenues generated from sales of Worms titles. Amongst the projects the money will support are innovative toilets which use earthworms to help decompose human waste into natural fertilizer.

Worms Reloaded, one of the most successful of Team 17’s Worms series, is a full-featured and highly customizable take on the classic Worms gaming experience. Reloaded features a raft of crazy new weapons, along with some of the classics, high-definition landscapes and themes, a range of brilliant forts, landscape editor and play modes. To top it all off, there is also a highly-involving single-player experience with tutorials, races, fort games and puzzles. The game is also packed with customization options and includes thousands of possibilities for your team of worms, tons of game options and custom levels, so you can play the game how you want!

Sign up for Worms Reloaded now at http://r.gamesessions.com/WormsGiveaway

Tim Hunter, Oxfam’s Director of Fundraising, said:

"This is an exciting opportunity for us to raise awareness and money for our water and sanitation work in an innovative way. The support will help us continue to provide safe water and prevent waterborne diseases amongst people living in refugee camps and poor communities around the world – and at the same time let people know how worms can be used to help make this happen."

Ed French, CEO of GameSessions also commented:

"There is a clear and selfless trend found in gamers where they love to support charitable efforts through their passion for gaming. It’s always a joy to have the GameSessions Service promote the vital work of charities whilst giving gamers a great game for their collection, absolutely free.

With our latest giveaway, GameSessions is proud to support Oxfam in their efforts to help communities affected by poverty and disasters."

About GameSessions

GameSessions is a technology and digital services provider that enables players to try games for free before purchase, making the process of game discovery and in-game purchase quick and easy. GameSessions’ technology is protected by a number of patents and patent applications and many publishers, large and small, have signed up for the service.

To help people find the best games for their computer, a PC performance test is conducted before the download of any game trial.

During any GameSessions trial, users can enjoy the full game for a limited time with the option to rent the game to play for longer or purchase a full copy directly in-game for their SteamTM library.

The GameSessions storefront enjoys an ever-growing roster of titles which are all available to try for free. With new games being added every month, there’s never been a better time to try what you like and buy what you love at gamesessions.com.

The GameSessions Giveaways service offers a PC game to users, free of charge. Previous GameSessions Giveaways include Ryse: Son of Rome, DiRT 3 and the charity giveaway Mechanic Escape.

About the Giveaway

Worms Reloaded will be available to download from gamesessions.com for free from 28th November 2017 until 28th December.

Users need to register with gamesessions.com then download the game. After playing the game for 5 minutes, the game will be activated on their account and will be theirs to keep for free, forever on GameSessions.

To keep the free copy, users must activate their copy before the 28th December 2017.

Users will be asked to watch a 30 second video about Oxfam before playing the game for the first time. The video is then skippable on future startups of the game.

Occasional in-game overlays will display every 45 minutes. These overlays will include information on Oxfam, ways to donate directly to the charity and other related information. Users also have the option to buy a Steam key in-game via these overlays.

http://r.gamesessions.com/WormsPromo

About Oxfam (& The Tiger Worms Project)

Oxfam is a global movement of people all working towards the same goal – an end to the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters, help people earn a living, and speak out on the big issues, like inequality and climate change, that keep people poor. Oxfam has been working with the world’s poorest people for 75 years and operates in 90 countries.

Oxfam pioneers the development of new ways to provide safe and affordable water and sanitation to poor and vulnerable communities around the world. Oxfam started testing tiger worm toilets in 2013 in urban informal settlements in Liberia, where boggy ground and lack of space makes usual toilet options difficult. Tiger worm toilets use earthworms to accelerate the decomposition of human waste into natural fertilizer, ensuring the toilet can be used for longer and stopping germs from spreading. Some varieties of worm have stripy bodies, hence “Tiger”. Since 2013, Oxfam has installed them in Sierra Leone and adapted them for communal camps in Myanmar and Ethiopia. Fifty have just been installed for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, with the aim of building hundreds more.

Money raised from this GameSessions Giveaway will go to Oxfam’s Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Promotion (WaSH) Innovation Fund, which supports projects like our tiger worm toilets. The purpose of the fund is to trial affordable, appropriate and sustainable solutions for fragile areas prone to natural disaster and conflict. The Fund invests in new thinking to tackle the toughest challenges in providing safe water, sanitation and hygiene around the world.

Contacts

Ed French, CEO

ed.french@gamesessions.com

Paul Howes, Publisher Relations & Business Development

paul.howes@gamesessions.com

George Rule, Marketing

george.rule@gamesessions.com