Gamers from all around the Texas Panhandle make plans to become a part of Extra Life.  Extra Life is for any kind of gamer, not just video games. Do you enjoy board games?  Card Games?  Do you have an app on your phone that you play?  If so you are a gamer and you can be a part of Extra Life. Just by playing games, you can help out the Children's Miracle Network.

Friends playing video games at home
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Extra Life is a new way to participate in saving lives. by playing video games or any kind of games. It doesn’t matter what games you play. All you have to do is get sponsored for playing your favorite game and you'll be raising money for CMN while playing games.

Coming up on November 4th, Yellow City Comic Con (YC3) and the Children's Miracle Network (CMN) are teaming up for Extra Life.

This year's Extra Life in Amarillo is going to be bigger and better.

Join YC3 and CMN at the Heritage Room at the Amarillo Civic Center from 11am - 11pm for the 12-hour gaming marathon.

Special Guests include:

Dakpo, professional gamer
DarkHero, professional gamer
Coda, professional gamer
Candyskull Cosplay

Plus enjoy Casual play and take part in Tournaments that Include:
Magic the Gathering PPTQ
Smash Bros
Mortal Kombat
Marvel v Capcom
Heroes of the Storm
League of Legends
Call of Duty
Injustice 2

Cosplay Contest at 8 pm

Entry into the event is $10 per person, under 4 get in free.

You can come to the event or just raise money from the comfort of your own home.

Children's Miracle Network
Children's Miracle Network


Here are the steps to take part in Extra Life:

  1. Sign your team up at Extra Life. When it asks what hospital choose -  Harrington Cancer and Health Foundation
  2. Ask your friends, family, and businesses to donate by the hour or a one time donation of $25, $50, or as much as they would like to donate!
  3. Play games to help raise money on National Extra Life Day on November 4th.

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