The Megamanathon for Child's Play and the IWK is an annual fundraiser performed by Adam Strickland in which money is raised for the children at the IWK Health Center through Child's Play, an accredited charity set up to buy sick and hospitalized children toys and videogames to help make their stay more comfortable and enjoyable.
Donations are tax deductible. Donations can be made at The Last Game Store or via the widget above.
You can also purchase raffle tickets at the last game store for prizes. See the Facebook page for more details on the prizes.
The progenitor of the event, Adam Strickland is a Megaman series superfan and connoisseur. He's been playing every game of the series since childhood and is well versed in the lore, trivia, and, most importantly, level/boss design of each game.
When he's not piloting the Blue Bomber in one of his incarnations, Adam co-operates a BlueWater Recycling Depot keeping the Earth a bit greener.
Owner/Operator of The Last Game Store who has helped foster this event, provided venue for Megamanathon 1 and 2 and has helped Adam Strickland out in numerous ways to get this event started and ongoing.
Adam Perry has operated the iconic store(and formerly one in Dartmouth) for over 11 years, and has fostered and helped along many gaming communities and community events in HRM by volunteering his time, effort and resources.
Réal is the designer/maintainer of this website. An Acadian from the southwest shore, he shares a fandom of retro gaming and volunteered his time to use his increasingly rusty website design/maintenance skills and his underused domain/server to help with the cause.
Réal also occasionally lends a hand with designing posters, logos or publicity material.