Blizzard Entertainment Gives $1.1 Million To Make-A-Wish Foundation

Posted Feb 22, 2010

The Make-A-Wish Foundation has announced that Blizzard Entertainment, the company that designs World of Warcraft has donated $1.1 million. This donation is based on 50% of total sales during November and December 2009 of a special in-game pet called the Pandaren Monk within World of Warcraft. ?We’ve had a long relationship with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and we’re proud to support the priceless work they do for children,? stated Mike Morhaime, CEO and co-founder of Blizzard Entertainment. ?This donation also reflects the spirit and generosity of our players ? their enthusiasm for World of Warcraft and for supporting a good cause made this possible.? [Blizzard PR]