Austin online show production company Rooster Teeth helped raise $1.2 million for Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas through the Extra Life online gaming tournament last weekend. Through the tournament fans donated more than $770,000. Rooster Teeth provided a match as well as donated money from merchandise sales.
Rooster Teeth has now donated more than $3 million in the last five years to the hospital. To honor the company, Dell Children’s is building a healing garden at is mental health wing that is being developed and naming it in honor of Rooster Teeth.
Extra Life has donated more than $30 million to children’s hospitals since 2008.