On Wednesday, September 24th, goodXgames’ launched The Solar Games as part of its Commitment to Action, “Gamifying Impact: Leveraging Entertainment for Energy Access, at the Clinton Global Initiative’s Annual Meeting 2014. goodXgames, inc. is the creator behind the impact investing, solar kart racing game, THE SOLAR GAMES. goodXgames is launching the first commitment of its kind because its the first video game studio member of Clinton Global Initiative.
By bringing a gamified approach to solving the energy crisis in Haiti and eventually Africa, India and Asia, goodXgames, Inc. allows the music, entertainment industry and global influencers the ability to brand into a game while helping the poorest communities in the world with the most suffering. goodXgames does this by investing 50% of profits of The Solar Games into microfinance, education and job training programs for communities without electricity access.
goodXgames’ partners were announced at a CGI press conference this week. One of the partners is LEILANI MUNTER, a biology graduate turned race car driver and environmental activist, named by Discovery as the #1 Eco Athlete in the World.
Read the full press release here.
“The next generation of tastemakers, music listeners and gamers can be part of the solution to the world’s biggest problems. 1.2 billion Gamers can provide electricity to the 1.2 billion Gameless. There are kids in poor countries who have never played a game ever before because they do not have electricity. Imagine helping poor children have the ability to play a video game that even teaches them solutions to their communities biggest problems while playing The Solar Games.” -Bradley Bulifant