announced today that EVE Online
players who wish to help relief efforts in the wake of the typhoon that devastated parts of the Philippines
can do so through the company's PLEX for Good
program. For every PLEX
donated between today and December 17th, CCP will contribute $15 to the Icelandic Red Cross. CCP will also award donating players with one in-game Sisters of EVE shirt as a thank-you gesture.
In the world of EVE
, PLEX is a tradeable item worth 30 days of game time. PLEX can be purchased with real money directly from CCP or with ISK inside EVE's
incredibly complex marketplace. CCP has fired up PLEX for Good in the past
players using the program have raised over $150,000 for disaster relief since it was debuted in the wake of the 2004 tsunami that struck Indonesia.
To donate PLEX, contract the item/s directly to the CCP PLEX For GOOD
character on a 14-day item exchange contract.