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This Week in Raptr: Extra Life, Day of the Devs Q&A, Halloween Fright Fest, Community Highlights

Welcome to This Week in Raptr, your go-to source for all things related to Raptr events, contests, rewards, and the best from the community you’re a part of!

Support our Extra Life Raptr team!

Raptr believes in the power of gamers as a force for good. And so we’re inviting you to join us in supporting Extra Life, as a donor or a member of the Raptr team!

To support the cause, we’ve set a team donation goal of $5,000. We will hold a four-day Twitch streaming event starting on Wednesday, October 30. We will play for 25+ hours, split across the days and times below:

Wednesday, October 30: 10AM-4PM PT
Thursday, October 31: 10AM-4PM PT
Friday, November 1: 10AM-4PM PT
Saturday, November 2: 10AM-5PM PT

 You can watch all the action on our Raptr Twitch channel, where you’ll have a chance to join Raptr staffers and special guests in-game. We’ll give away free PC, PS3, and 360 games, in-game items, and Raptr gear to stream viewers! We also have tons of prize packages for our participants as well!

If you’d like to find out more on how you can help, you can check out our Extra Life page here.

Day of the Devs Q&A
Ever wondered what it’s like to be an indie game developer? Now’s your chance to prod the minds of Spy Party’s Chris Hecker, iam8bit’s Jon Gibson, Capy Games’ Nathan Vella, Die Gute Fabrik’s Douglas Wilson, and QWOP/Super Pole Riders’ Bennett Foddy for a Day of the Devs Raptr Q&A! The party will take place on Thursday, October 31 from 10AM to 5PM PT! Start leaving your questions here!

The Witcher 3 Q&A recap
Last week, CD Projekt RED, developers of The Witcher series, stopped by for a Raptr Q&A. They discussed their love for developing The Witcher games, a very epic ending to the trilogy, and how Geralt stays so “beefed up.” To read the full Q&A, click here.

Find us on Facebook and Twitter
Did you know that the Raptr dino makes its way around social media? Get ahead of the curve for our latest giveaways by liking our Facebook page and following us on Twitter!

Halloween Fright Fest

You’ve got till the end of this week to get your final frightening screenshots in! Get in the holiday spirit and share with us your spookiest screenshots of horrifying video game characters, or the most creepy gaming scenes, for a chance to win a Raptr “trick or treat” prize pack that includes a Raptr plushie, candies, and a Logitech G600 Gaming Mouse, G510 Keyboard, and a F710 Gamepad!

Submit your haunting screenshots on our contest page here!

Community Highlights
The Gradivus dilemma
by n0rdw1nd
What happens when you’re forced to fight for the enemy after swearing allegiance to the Tenno? You get Warframe’s latest in-game event. Share how you feel about having to side with the evil Grineer and Corpus.

Is Rockstar digging their own grave? by mtndewaddict448
With recent updates and mission payouts decreasing, Raptr member mtnedwaddict448 thinks that Rockstar is digging their own grave. Have the patches helped your online play or do you feel less interested in GTA Online? Discuss the latest GTA V online debate now.

A hardsuit army by MK1DK05

Check out Raptr member’s MK1DK05’s Blacklight Retribution hardsuit army. Think you can take on the onslaught of deadly mechanical force?

GTA Online: Do you agree or disagree with the stimulus package? by LegacyEtheRBOLO
Due to GTA V’s online failures, Rockstar has decided to pay off its players with a half a million in-game bucks! Do you think the money is worth it?

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