Indie developers worldwide have contributed to a new Itch.io bundle. Raising money for Ukrainian charities following Russia's recent invasion, that went live earlier today and already, they've raised over $805k USD.
Calling this The Bundle for Ukraine, that includes an incredible 991 different items, 600 of which are video games. That also includes over 300 tabletop RPGs, alongside different comics, soundtracks, and more. All you need to do is make a minimum donation of $10, and everything inside is DRM-free.
New Itch.io Bundle Raises $805k for Ukraine, Offers Nearly 1000 Items
As for the games, there's a few notable indie efforts within. Between Superhot, TowerFall Ascension, Celeste, Kingdom Two Crowns, Baba is You, Wandersong, Backbone, Crosscode, and Jotun: Valhalla Edition, you'll likely find something to enjoy here.
We've seen a wide sweeping response across the games industry this last week. Statements of support came from 11 bit Studios, CD Projekt Red, Gameloft, GSC Game World, and Crytivo, while Wargaming recently sacked World of Tanks' creative director for supporting this invasion.
As for esports, the ESL recently banned teams with "apparent ties" to the Russian Government. If you're looking to assist humanitarian efforts in other ways, you can directly donate to The Red Cross too and various charity organizations. We'll keep you informed with further news as it happens.