Play-Asia.com Japan Benefit Fundraiser

By Rebecca Smith, 5 years ago
Play-Asia.com has announced their efforts to raise money for the Japan Disaster Relief fund, which supports the Hong Kong Red Cross in their efforts to provide aid to the victims of last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami. Play-Asia will donate a varying amount of money for every purchase from a large number of listed games and accessories.

The list covers all platforms, but there are a fair number of Xbox 360 items included. The following list of games are all region-free, despite the locale from which they originate:

BioShock 2 (Xbox 360) (Asia) - $49.90 - $20 donation
BioShock 2 (Xbox 360) (Special Edition - Asia) - $39.90 - $15 donation
Call of Duty: Black Ops (Prestige Edition - Asia) - $115.00 - $15 donation
Call of Duty: Black Ops (Prestige Edition - US) - $149.90 - $20 donation
Dead Rising 2 (Xbox 360) (Asia) - $34.39 - $10 donation
Dead Space 2 (Asia) - $47.90 - $10 donation
Dead Space 2 (US) - $64.90 - $4 donation
Dreamcast Collection (Asia) - $35.39 - $3 donation
F.E.A.R. Files (US) - $9.50 - $3 donation
Fable III (Limited Edition - Asia) - $34.90 - $10 donation
Fight Night Champion (Asia) - $49.90 - $5 donation
Fighters Uncaged (Asia) - $41.29 - $10 donation
Fracture (Asia) - $19.90 - $10 donation
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock (Asia) - $43.09 - $2 donation
Homefront (Asia) - $44.90 - $3 donation
Kinectimals (US) - $45.89 - $5 donation
Kung Fu Panda & LEGO Indiana Jones: Original Adventures Bundle (US) - $14.90 - $5 donation
• MAG Gun Controller - $189.90 - $30 donation
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Asia) - $49.90 - $5 donation
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (US) - $64.90 - $7 donation
Muchi Muchi Pork! & Pink Sweets (First Print Limited Edition - Japan) - $119.90 - $10 donation
NBA 2K11 (Asia) - $41.09 - $3 donation
Test Drive Unlimited 2 (Asia) - $45.89 - $3 donation
Tom Clancy's EndWar (Asia) - $14.90 - $10 donation
Tropico 3 (Asia) - $29.90 - $15 donation
WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2011 (Asia) - $34.50 - $7 donation
• XCM Multi-Charger - $32.90 - $10 donation
Your Shape: Fitness Evolved (Asia) - $44.90 - $5 donation

These games and accessories are only compatible with an NTSC US / Canada Xbox:

Batman: Arkham City (US) - $64.90 - $3 donation
Dragon Age II (US) - $64.90 - $5 donation
Dynasty Warriors 7 (US) - $64.90 - $3 donation
• Kinect (incl. Kinect Adventures) - $153.09 - $10 donation
L.A. Noire (US) - $64.90 - $3 donation
Portal 2 (US) - $64.90 - $3 donation
• Xbox LIVE 12 month Gold subscription - $59.90 - $7 donation
• Xbox LIVE 1600 MSP - $24.99 - $4 donation
• Xbox LIVE 4000 MSP - $59.90 - $5 donation

These games and accessories are only compatible with an NTSC Japan Xbox:

ArcaniA: Gothic 4 (Collector's Edition - Asia) - $49.90 - $10 donation
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood (Collector's Edition - Asia) - $54.90 - $4 donation
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (Limited Edition - Japan) - $89.90 - $15 donation
DoDonPachi Resurrection (Japan) - $59.90 - $10 donation
DoDonPachi Resurrection (Limited Edition - Japan) - $74.90 - $7 donation
Final Fantasy XIII (Ultimate Hits - English Language Version - Asia) - $49.90 - $7 donation
• HORI Real Arcade PRO.EX Premium VLX - $379.90 - $30 donation
• Kinect (incl. Kinect Adventures) - $153.09 - $7 donation
L.A.Noire (Asia) - $44.90 - $3 donation
Major League Baseball 2K9 (Asia) - $6.90 - $2 donation
Portal 2 (Asia) - $49.90 - $3 donation
Quantum Theory (Japanese Texts / English Voices - Asia) - $39.90 - $10 donation
Radirgy Noa Massive (Japan) - $68.90 - $4 donation
Shin Sangoku Musou 6 (Chinese Language Version - Asia) - $64.90 - $3 donation
Shin Sangoku Musou 6 (Japanese Language Version - Asia) - $64.90 - $3 donation
The Idolm@ster 2 (First print Limited Edition - Japan) - $105.49 - $30 donation
• Xbox LIVE 1400 MSP - $24.90 - $2 donation
• Xbox LIVE 1600 MSP - $23.90 - $2 donation
Your Shape: Fitness Evolved (JP) (Asia) - $42.90 - $3 donation

Play-Asia do ship worldwide, although rates do vary with location. Click here for a complete list of games, accessories and memorabilia covering all platforms.

It is also worth noting that Aksys is also running a benefit sale to raise money for the Japanese relief effort.
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.