Play Games, Heal Kids During the Ultimate Online Esports Tournament Benefiting Phoenix Children’s
By Christina Caldwell -
Friday Nov 20, 2020
Calling all gamers 13 years of age and older! Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Axis Replay will join forces to host the ultimate online esports tournament. The streaming event will feature tournaments in four top esports titles – Madden NFL21, Valorant, Fortnite and League of Legends. Qualifying tournaments for the final online event take place Nov. 21-29.
Gamers who reach the finals will have the opportunity to win cash and other amazing prizes and be featured during the streaming event on December 1. The livestream will feature nationally known host, Thom “F,” and Madden NFL casters Larry Ridley and Brandon Bell, all coming together to #PlayGamesHealKids.
Extra Life Phoenix is made possible thanks to the following partners: Extra Life, Children's Miracle Network, Axis Replay, and Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers.
Registration is now open and expected to fill up fast. Registration is open to ages 13 and older. Ages 13-17 require parental permission. Adults are welcomed.
WHO: Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation and Axis Replay
WHAT: An esports tournament to benefit the health, hope and healing at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, including celebrity streamer appearances and action-packed gaming fun.
About Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is Arizona’s only children’s hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals. For 35 years, Phoenix Children's has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, Phoenix Children’s delivers care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Recognized specifically for its patient-focused innovation, medical education, growth and research, Phoenix Children’s was named Business of the Year and Exceptional Innovator by the Greater Phoenix Chamber in 2018. For more information about the hospital, visit http://www.phoenixchildrens.org.